Cycling the Atlantic coast of Europe from north to south during the summer of 2017. View the archive, the route so far, or donate to MSF.

Connor Pass

By Stuart Lowe on

I'm now in County Kerry. Ferry++

Readying myself to climb Connor Pass. Just been warned about it at a local pub. Cup of tea first.

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Cristal and Benoit from Belgium who are cycling around Ireland.

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Ballybunion beach where I stopped for lunch of fried egg sandwiches

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Looking towards Tralee and what is to come.

5.1 km at 7.3% gradient with no stopping.

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Heading along the self-styled Kerry's Gold Coast.

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The start of the climb up Connor Pass.

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At the top of Connor Pass after a non-stop climb. #WildAtlanticWay

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Me at the top. I was exhausted.

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Looking down to Dingle. A nice long downhill road.