Buggy-friendly parkrun Cork – Ballincollig

Ballincollig parkrun

Tried and tested by Jess @the_buggy_runners_diary (IG)

Buggy Friendly rating: 9/10

Scenery: 7/10


Ballincollig parkrun starts at the the regional park car park – the one with the toilet. There are a few entrances to the park so it’s important to make sure you get the right one. It is a busy parkrun with numbers usually around 300 – 400 and it has quite a narrow start. This can make running with a buggy a little difficult as there is often no room to pass for the first few hundred metres and buggies are asked to start at the back. Continue reading

Buggy-friendly walks Cork – Little Island


Carrigrennan Walk, Sli na Slainte, Little Island

Location: Little Island (this walk is around the sewage plant. Don’t be put off, it is a lovely walk next to the water)

Path:   2.4km looped (see Irish trails for more) Continue reading

Buggy-friendly walks Cork – Castlemartyr

Baile Na Matra

Balie na matra castlemartyr

Location: Baile na Martra Woodland Walk, Castlemartyr

Path:  Looped, rough terrain (sturdy buggy recommended) – 3 walks (see Coillte ) Continue reading

Buggy-friendly walks Cork – Rostellan to Whitegate

We have been very quiet of late with other projects on the go and preparing for a move to the west. However I am delighted to share another great walk in Cork from Theresa of Eat.Play.Love Take it away Theresa…

The People_s Path, Rostellan to Whitegate

Location:  Rostellan , East Cork just a 15 minute drive from Midleton, located on the Whitegate road.

Path:  Buggy and wheelchair accessible coastal path Continue reading

Buggy-friendly walks Cork – Ballyannan Woods

Ballyannan Woods Walkway, Midleton

Location: Ballyannan Woods, (near Midleton), Co. Cork

Path:  Woodland walk / safe walkway off the road also which is scooter and buggy- friendly Continue reading

Buggy friendly walks Cork – Kinsale



Location: Scilly walk, Kinsale, Co. Cork

Path:  Starts opposite The Spaniard and finishes up at the Bullman, majority of it off-road, flat and accessible Continue reading