Cycle through the Blackwater Region you will be rewarded with incredible views of beautiful and varied landscapes.  From patchwork fields, lakes, rivers and forests there is something for everyone.

Sliabh Beagh is a mountainous area straddling the border between County Monaghan in the Republic of Ireland and County Fermanagh and County Tyrone in Northern Ireland. It is an area of beautiful, unspoiled countryside which is well suited to cycling.

The Kingfisher Cycle Trail was the first long distance cycle trail in Ireland and follows minor country roads through the border counties of Fermanagh, Leitrim, Cavan, Donegal and Monaghan.

The Ulster Canal Trail is a 77km linear cycle trail between Maghery, Co. Armagh and Clones, Co. Monaghan.  The trail travels through a rich scenic tapestry of lowland lakes and rushing rivers

Challenge yourself to an exhilarating 13km Mountain Bike Trail set in the beautiful grounds of the scenic Blessingbourne Country Estate.

Bicycle Hire

McQuaid Cycle Hire


Tel:      +353 (0) 47 88108

 Monaghan Plant Hire

Dublin Road, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan

Tel: +353 (0) 47 74444