Wild Atlantic Way – Rosguill Holiday Park to Bloody Foreland – Day Three – Part 1

Waking up at the Rosguill Holiday Park, it was a very wet and windy morning. We awoke around 6:45am and decided to get up and access the showers. Excellent facilities on the campsite, the showers could only be accessed by a key you receive on check in. The key lets you use the male/female/unisex toilet blocks and access the male and female showers also, which is a rather spacious wet room with a shower, hooks for towels and a toilet. 1€ is enough for 6mins especially if you only want a quick wash. Only downside was the shower button had to be repeatedly pressed every 15secs to keep the shower on.

Included with the stay, much to our surprise was also access to a small kitchen, with a fridge, sink, kettle and toaster. Freshly toasted bread and jam for breakfast and a hot cup of tea – never had we been so happy, after such a miserable morning.

Waterproofs on, we packed up our tent and accessories and left at around 9am.

Beach in Donegal

Beach in Donegal

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Wild Atlantic Way – Mamore Gap to Rosguill Holiday Park – Day Two – Part 2

On the second part of your day 2 trip, we headed towards Mamore Gap, a route of windy roads. Watch out for speeding tourists and locals who usually take up two sides of the road even on blind corners!

Wild Atlantic Way sign at Mamore Gap

Wild Atlantic Way sign at Mamore Gap

This beautiful drive took us out of our way by only 10-15 mins and was well worth the trip, some fantastic views from the top are visible on clear days. Rising up at 250 meters above sea level, views of Lough Swilly, the Fanad Peninsula, Urris and North Inishowen can be seen.

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