Slooby Dhoo

Distance - 9.5km

Ascent - 640m

Category - A/Short

Start - Ballaugh Plantation (GR352 919)

The organisers reserve the right to change any part of the course and their decision on any matter concerning the race is final. Minimum age of entry is 16 years on day of race. Under 18's must complete the parental consent form available HERE. Held under FRA rules, waterproof whole body cover, map and compass and whistle are required


Race Route

  • Sign on at Ballaugh Plantation Car Park GR 353918.
  • Start and Finish at beginning of plantation track GR 352919
  • Follow the public footpath through Ballaugh Valley to UNMANNED CONTROL (1) GR 347901
  • Ascend to Slieau Curn. UNMANNED CONTROL (2) GR 342906
  • Travel south and descend valley to stream junction. UNMANNED CONTROL (3) GR 342889
  • Ascend to Slieau Freoghane summit. MANNED CONTROL (4) GR 340883
  • Travel north east to Slieau Dhoo summit. MANNED CONTROL (5) GR 352893
  • Return via public footpath through valley to finish GR 352919