Pontoon is a very suitable retreat for lovers of the great outdoors. Touring, cycling and walking can all be enjoyed from a central base at Pontoon.
There are a number of charming forest and lakeshore walks in the Pontoon region with a rich variety of flora and fauna along the way.
The Foxford Way is an 86km walking route around County Mayo, part of which contours around Pontoon.
The Lough Conn Drive is a looped drive of approx 102km around majestic Lough Conn, with magnificent scenery and photographic opportunities.