Sailing Guide

Inishgort

Inishgort

Characteristics

Description

Marks the entrance to Rosmoney pier (where the Mayo Sailing club now has a floating pontoon) and the main entrance to  Westport harbour. Good anchorage E of Inishlyre, where it is also possible to come alongside. It is also possible to anchor in the small bay East of Collanmore island.
Local knowledge is necessary to sail into the inner bay at night.
2/01/2017
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White tower. Character:LFl 10s
19/08/2007
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Localisation

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Sites around Inishgort
Flying distances - Direct line

Clare Island

12nm
264°
Clare Island is an  island guarding the entrance to Clew Bay. The permanent population is around 120 people and the island has a shop with a post office, two bars, a restaurant, a few BnBs, a primary school and a daily ferry service to Roonagh quay.
The island is the highest ...
2 Jan 17

Clare Island harbour

10nm
260°
The harbour on Clare Island offers good shelter from all wind with West in them, but is completely open to Easterlies.
Do not come alongside the new (outer) pier, which is used by ferries. It is possible to dry out alongside the inner pier, or indeed anywhere in the inner harbour, ...
3 Jan 17

Achillbeg

9.9nm
280°
Marks the South entrance of Achill sound. The fishing harbour at Cloghmore (at the very south tip of Achill) offers good shelter in all weather, but the bar East of Achill beg may break especially on the ebb. In bad westerly weather with swell the south entrance of Achill sound is ...
1 Jan 17

Broadhaven

27nm
343°
Language / Langue / Lingua / Idioma 
1 Jan 17

Blacksod

21nm
319°
White tower on dwelling. Character:Fl (2) WR 7.5s
19 Aug 07

Cashla Bay Dir. Ligh

33nm
173°
La baie est tres bien protegee, et accessible de jour comme de nuit par tous les temps. Par mauvais temps, Cashla bay est l'un des abris les plus surs entre l'embouchure de la Shannon et Clew bay.
Rossaveal est un port de peche et un des ports utilises par les ferries pour les ...
4 Jan 17

Straw Island

42nm
178°
Marque l'entree de Kileany bay, le seul abri sur des iles d'Aran.
Kilronan, a l'Ouest de la baie, est le port des ferries, et le petit port d'echouage de Killearny, 1 km au Sud (a cote de l'aeroport), est beaucoup plus sympatique, mais n'est accessible que deux heures de part ...
4 Jan 17

Eeragh

41nm
189°
White towertwo black bands. Character:Fl 15s
19 Aug 07

Eagle Island

31nm
331°
On the 11th March 1861 at midday, the lighthouse tower was struck by the sea,l smashing 23 panes, washing some of the lamps down the stairs, and damaging the reflectors with broken glass beyond repair. So much water cascaded down the tower that it was impossible for the keepers ...
1 Jan 17

Blackrock Mayo

27nm
302°
White tower. Character:Fl WR 12s
19 Aug 07

Inisheer

47nm
173°
White tower black band. Character:Iso WR 12s
19 Aug 07

Slyne Head

32nm
218°
Black tower. Character:Fl (2) 15s
19 Aug 07
Local Area

Shannon

La cote Ouest de l'Irlande, entre Mizen head (la pointe sud) et Erris Head, offre un des plus beau bassin de croisiere d'Europe, Les courants de maree y sont relativement faibles, la brume rare, et de nombreux ports naturels (a defaut de ports de plaisance equipes!) offrent un nombre ...
1 Jan 17

NE Atlantic Ocean

The Atlantic Ocean is the second-largest of the world's oceanic divisions; with a total area of about 106.4 million square kilometres (41.1 million square miles), it covers approximately one-fifth of the Earth's surface.
The Atlantic Ocean has irregular coasts indented by numerous ...
31 Jul 11

Clare Island

Clare Island is an  island guarding the entrance to Clew Bay. The permanent population is around 120 people and the island has a shop with a post office, two bars, a restaurant, a few BnBs, a primary school and a daily ferry service to Roonagh quay.
The island is the highest ...
2 Jan 17
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