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Marconi Station, Clifden

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  • Lovely walk and very informative. Perfect for walking or biking. Beware of the sheep droppings on the trail ;) 
  • This place is barely mentioned in the guides... We stopped for 5 minutes at the most... we stayed more than 3 hours... a wonderful walk in the middle of the wilderness... a bog. Signs over the course explain what was the first transatlantic transmission station. Installed here because it had the fuel to produce electricity and there is peat! We also see the monument of aviators Alcock and Brown... Come here rather than visiting the national park of the Connemara... here by too many tourists... On the other hand... don't stay in the parking lot should not be afraid to walk many kilometres...
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  • We really enjoyed our visit: it is quite a long walk around the site (though the walkways are well built, so even in the rain it was comfortable walking), but well worth it to learn about the project ...  read more »
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