The River Suck (Irish: An tSuca) is a river within the Shannon River Basin in Ireland, 133 km (82.5 mi) in length.
It is the main tributary of the River Shannon. It meets the Shannon a few kilometres north of the village of Shannonbridge.
The River Suck drains an area of 1,599 square kilometres (617 sq mi).
Settlements along the river include Athleague, Ballinasloe, Ballyforan, Ballymoe, Castlerea, Glinsk, and Tulrush.
Suck Valley Way
The Suck Valley Way is a long-distance trail. it is a 105-kilometre (65-mile) long circular route that begins and ends in Castlerea, County Roscommon. It is designated as a National Waymarked Trail by the National Trails Office of the Irish Sports Council and is managed by Roscommon County Council, Roscommon Integrated Development Company and the Suck Valley Committee.
Rivers of Ireland
- ^ Ordnance Survey of Ireland: Rivers and their Catchment Basins 1958 (Table of Reference)
- ^ SuckWater Management Unit Action Plan
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Coordinates: 53°16′N 8°03′W / 53.267°N 8.050°W