Kilrush Shannon Dolphin Gateway
Merchants Quay, Kilrush, Co Clare
The Kilrush Shannon Dolphin Trail guides you around the attractions and facilities in the town that are related to the bottlenose dolphins.
Dolphin Trail Marker Posts, with directional arrows, are located at strategic points along the route for assistance. The town section of the Trail is around a kilometre in length, with a further 3 kms out to Aylevarroo Point.
The Dolphin Trail begins at the Shannon Dolphin Information Board in the town’s Market Square and includes the ‘Two Dolphins’ and ‘First Breath’ sculptures, the unique Floating Fin Exhibition, the Shannon Dolphin and Wildlife Centre, the departure point for the dolphin-watching boats trips at the Marina Centre and the dolphin-watching site at Aylevaroo Point.