Gweedore is an Irish-speaking district and parish located on the of in the west of Ulster in the north-west of Ireland. Gweedore stretches some 26 kilometres from Glasserchoo in the north to Crolly in the south and around 14 kilometres from Dunlewey in the east to Magheraclogher in the west, and is one of Europe's most densely populated rural areas.

Landmarks in the Area

Leo's Tavern is a restaurant and pub in the Gaeltacht, known as the home of music artists Clannad, Enya and Moya Brennan. is situated 3½ km southwest of Gweedore. Photo: Sergio, CC BY 2.0.

Pobalscoil Ghaoth Dobhair is an Irish-medium secondary school in the Gaeltacht district of Gaoth Dobhair, , Ireland. is situated 6 km northwest of Gweedore. Photo: Bill Bei, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Donegal Airport is located 2 NM south-west of in Carrickfinn, a townland in , a district in north-west , Ireland. is situated 7 km west of Gweedore. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Errigal is a 751-metre mountain near in , Ireland. is situated 8 km east of Gweedore. Photo: Patrice78500, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

An Bun Beag, meaning "the small river mouth", is a small Gaeltacht village and townland in , . is situated 4½ km west of Gweedore. Photo: John Daye, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Doirí Beaga, is a Gaeltacht village and townland in the parish of in , . is situated 5 km northwest of Gweedore.

Gort an Choirce or Gort a' Choirce Irish pronunciation: or is a village and townland in the northwest of , . is situated 10 km northeast of Gweedore. Photo: Ross, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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