Shannon Erne Blueway – Ballyconnell to Belturbet

​The final section of the Shannon-Erne Blueway covers the remaining five journeys from Ballyconnell to Belturbet, and access to the Erne System via Crom Estate. Experience each journey, with a maximum distance of 10km, and allow yourself to truly relax on the Shannon-Erne Blueway. For the experienced paddler, there is also an exciting new white water course at Lock 2 in Ballyconnell.

Five Individual Journeys of no more than 10 km each

​Average Duration of each Individual Journey: Max 2 Hours

Easy – Moderate

Additional Info

The Ballyconnell to Belturbet Section has five individual Journeys to choose from:

Journey: ​Tite: Distance: ​Duration:
11 Ballyconnell to Caorraquill Lock 5.3 km 1 hour & 45 minutes
​11a Ballyconnell White Water Section 0.6 km *Trail developed for more proficient paddlers – river is Grade 2 with rapids and mover water
​12 Corraquill Lock to Aghalane 3.8 km 1 hour & 15 minutes
​13 Aghalane to Belturbet 9.7 km 1 hour & 55 minutes
14 Belturbet to Crom Estate 5.7 km 1 hour & 55 minutes

Crom Estate & the Lough Erne Canoe Trail :

The Shannon-Erne Blueway links with the Lough Erne Canoe Trail but you will need the Lough Erne Canoe Trail guide if you choose to voyage from the River Erne to Crom, and beyond. An interactive guide is available from Access car-park and facilities at Crom provided by the National Trust. Details of facilities, opening times and NT charges can be found at​ ​

Interactive Map –