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Hog Island

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Hog Island is on west coast of Ireland off Co. Clare, situated five miles inside the entrance and on the north bank of the River Shannon. It is remote island off the small mainland coastal village of Cappagh which has a commercial pier.

Hog Island is on west coast of Ireland off Co. Clare, situated five miles inside the entrance and on the north bank of the River Shannon. It is remote island off the small mainland coastal village of Cappagh which has a commercial pier.

The well protected and enclosed river anchorage offers good protection from almost all conditions. Safe access is available, preferably by day, from the River Shannon fairway.



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Last modified
May 17th 2018

Summary

A good location with safe access.

Facilities
Gas availableTop up fuel available in the area via jerry cansShop with basic provisions availableMini-supermarket or supermarket availableSlipway availableHot food available in the localityPublic house or wine bar in the areaCashpoint or bank available in the areaPost Office in the areaBus service available in the areaRegional or international airport within 25 kilometres


Nature
No fees for anchoring or berthing in this locationRemote or quiet secluded locationAnchoring locationJetty or a structure to assist landingQuick and easy access from open water

Considerations
None listed