How to find Cunnamore

Take the N71 going west from the Hospitable West Cork Capital Town of Skibbereen (An Sciobairín) heading in direction to the Mizen Head - Peninsula (Carn Uí Néid – Leathinis) and if you feel like dropping into Hare / Heir Island or Sherkin Island take a turn left after Church Cross (Cnoc na Rátha) Where sign posted >Loughmarsh (Loch Na Curchaise) and follow all the sign posts to Cunnamore (Conomar).

Even if you missed your first turn don't worry as there is another chance to turn left after Hollyhill where sign posted >Lisheen (Liosín) which will take you to direction of Cunnamore and there you'll meet the Ferry to Hare / Heir Island, the “M.V. Boy Colm”.

How to find Colla Pier

Though if you prefer to visit Long Island, stay on the N71 which will bring you through Aughadown (Achadh Dún) leading onto a beautiful scenic route to the Idyllic Village of Ballydehob (Béal an Dhá Chab) carry onwards west on the R592 Road to the Coastal village of Schull (An Scoil), carry on through and take a left turn at the Public Library and follow the road past the Local Cemetery (in the old section of the cemetery is the 1843 / 1848 Great Famine Burial site also lies the ruins of St Mary's Church) until you come to Colla Pier and there you'll meet the Ferry to Long Island, the “M.V. Norvic”.

Contact & Maps
Ferry Office
Danny Murphy 353 (0)86 888 7799

Heir Island
Roaringwater Bay

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