The second part of the Slieve Bloom Way starts at Monicknew and ends at Glendine Gap. This section is also located in County Laois in the eastern region of the province of Leinster. This walking route is moderately difficult to complete. Walkers can expect to traverse a distance of about thirteen and a half kilometres on this walking path. The highest point on this trail rises as much as four hundred metres. This route is a bit long and difficult so walkers will need to spend almost six hours walking in order to get to the end of this route. Most parts of this walking route are rough and wet so care is needed while walking here. Baunreagh House located on this route is worth visiting to get a sense of the heritage and culture of this area. A beautiful shimmering lake on open moorland to the west of the route near Gorteenameale invites walkers and tourists to enjoy the sight of its sparkling expanse.