Leisure Activities, Newport in Co. Mayo

All codes of sports are well catered for in Newport, including an excellent indoor handball-racquetball court of international fame.

The Great Western Greenway, which starts in Westport and finishes on Achill Island, runs through Newport and is open to Cyclists and Walkers of all ages. This unique route gives the visitor an opportunity to take in all of the scenic landscape surrounding Newport and to get a glimpse of the Atlantic Ocean as it enters into Clew Bay.

Newport is also a popular destination for Sea Anglers who can avail of the knowledge of the local fishermen, while the rivers around Newport provide some excellent fresh water fishing.

Watersports are well catered for in this area as Clew Bay remains an idyllic starting point for any leisure activity.

For more information on each individual leisure activity, click on our links below.