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Cusack Way Walk

Cusack Way Walk to Cahercommaun 8th Century Cliff Stone Fort is a stunning linear walk of 2 x 3 kms, a total of 6km. Starting in the Michael Cusack Car Park you head to Cahercommaun 8th Century Cliff Fort, an outstanding example of Celtic Ring Forts in Ireland. On reaching the fort, you are rewarded with stunning panoramic views. The walk is free and open to the public. Guided walks can be arranged. Complimentary map provided at the Michael Cusack Centre.

We ask that all visitors observe the Burren Code and Leave No Trace of their visit. Several of the relics found at Cahercommaun are on display in the Clare Museum in Ennis.



Walk Trail Information

30 minutes approx.

Linear Walk, 2 x 3 km


199 Michael Cusack d230419


Learn more about our location and the Burren, Co. Clare




What people are saying about us

  • Such a hidden gem in the Burren. Staff so nice and welcoming. A great experience for my sister and I. Would thoroughly recommend it!

    Annis Kehoe

    – July, 2023

  • Thank you so much to you and your team for a fantastic day out 2 weeks ago now ! The kids had a great time. You were all a wealth of information and we all thoroughly enjoyed our time there! Thanks so much again and hopefully see you all again next year.

    Co. Clare School

    – June, 2023

  • The Centre is in such a beautiful, well cared for setting, the exhibits interesting and well thought out, and the two guides Tim and Agnes provided a wealth of information.

    Carol W, USA

    – June, 2023

  • I would really recommend this visit to any GAA enthusiast. It was humbling to visit the actual home that one of the founders of the GAA who met in Hayes’ Hotel in Thurles in 1884 grew up in and went on to found the association.

    Phillip B.

    – May, 2023

  • This is a fantastic tribute to Cusack and the G.A.A. It’s small but it is packed full of great information. The staff in the centre are absolutely fantastic; so welcoming and friendly.

    Sarah L.

    – May, 2023

  • Very informative and friendly staff. Thanks Agnes and Tim for your assistance

    Susan Gilmore

    – August, 2023

  • Great spot for an avid Gaa fan!! Beautiful new and modern building for the visitor centre but totally in keeping with the area. Good knowledgable tour guide.

    Janette K.

    – April, 2023


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