D2 YC N16 to Glencar
Starting point is the N16 to Manorhamilton
GPS Location: 54.282961, -8.45329
Narrators: Mary Murphy and Sean McMahon
In our audio piece. Mary and Sean set the scene on Yeats's fascination with the Celtic twilight. Today's route encompasses its famous sites before coming ot Yeats's resting spot.
The N16 is a scenic route that will take you high above Glencar valley on your left within the next five miles. DIRECTIONS: Ignoring the first sign for the Glencar waterfall, we'll be taking you anti-clockwise around the lake to get to the waterfall. Carry on out the N16 and look out for a viewing park of the lake on the left. After this, you will be driving another 2 kilometres before turning off left where signposted. Click here to be brought to the viewpoint by Google Maps.