Aasleagh Falls: A whitewater feature in the west of Ireland
Kayaker navigating Aasleagh Falls
Aasleagh Falls is a white waster feature which is situated on the Mayo/Galway border near Leenane in the West of Ireland.
Landscape view of the falls
Location is close to the coast, where the River Erriff flows into Ireland’s only fjord, Killary which in turn links with the Atlantic Ocean.
The fast flowing waters provide good opportunities for kayaking and similar white water activities.
Connemara ponies can be seen on the rugged landscape which is also popular with hikers.
Video clip of the falls and local landscape.