The Adventure Series is an activity oriented map which shows detailed landscape information, like rivers, lakes, contours, bogs, tracks and other physical features. It provides detailed mapping in specific locations for the outdoor enthusiast such as mountaineers, hill walkers, cyclists and other users of the Irish countryside.
This map covers a section of the Shannon River from Lough Allen in the north and Lough Key extending down to Carrick-on-Shannon following the flow of the River Shannon. The counties of Leitrim and Roscommon comprise the majority of the map, with small areas of County Cavan and County Sligo also included.
Two Discovery maps at 1:50 000 also cover this area, with Sheet 26 covering the northern part of the map and Sheet 33 covering the southern part.
Some of the features included are National Roads, National Secondary Roads, Regional Roads, Waymarked walks, Tracks and Trails, Cycle Routes, Forestry, Land Terrain, Spot Heights, Contours, Named antiquities, Local amenities, National Parks, Lakes, Rivers and Streams. The Series is printed on Water Resistant Paper for greater durability.
This Lough Allen and Lough Key map is part of a series of three Shannon Lakes maps which are part of a larger Adventure Series by Ordnance Survey Ireland. The map is drawn to a scale of 1:25,000 and covers an area of 17km x 38km. It is printed on both sides of water resistant paper with a 4km overlapping section.