The Great Western Greenway that stretches from Westport to Achill is a 42km traffic free cycling facility which primarily follows the line of the famous great western midlands railway, which closed in 1937. From Westport cyclists can cycle along the Greenway to one of Clew Bay Bike Hire’s bases in Newport, 12.5km, Mulranny, 30km, or Achill, 42km.
Clew Bay Bike Hire provides only top of the range bicycles and accessories for cyclists needs chosen for their quality and comfort. Their bikes are made by GIANT and serviced by their full time mechanic regularly. They also have GIANT electric bikes, toddler trailers, tag-along bikes, kid’s bikes and a tandem. Helmets, hi-visibility vests, wet gear, locks, maps and pannier bags are also provided with every rental.
Clew Bay Bike Hire’s free shuttle service is the most sought after benefit, allowing cyclists to cycle as little or as much as they like. With four locations, 16 staff members, a full time roadside assistance van, combined with three other shuttle buses, Clew Bay Bike Hire are never far away if customers need them.
Offering a one-way cycling service to all of their locations, Clew Bay Bike Hire will bring you back to your hotel or car via their free shuttle service.
Sea kayaking tours are also available for another fantastic way to enjoy the beauty of the area. Wetsuits, paddle jackets and lifejackets are all provided.