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Brittas Loop

Brittas Loop

Brittas Forest Recreation Area, Clonaslee, Co. Laois.   Situated close to the geographical centre of Ireland, the Slieve Bloom region links the counties of Laois and Offaly and is made …

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Clogrennan Loop

A-B. Starting from the car park, follow the purple arrow along the forestry roadway for 500m to reach a Y-junction. This is the point from which the loop proper begins …

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Bog of Allen Nature Centre

The Bog of Allen Nature Centre is an international centre for peatland education, conservation and research run by the Irish Peatland Conservation Council. Start your celebration of Irish bogs at …

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Brandon Hill Loop

Barrow Hill Loop starts in the town of Graiguenamanagh. The trailhead is at the junction off of lower Main Street. Starting from the trailhead, follow the purple arrows which guide …

Silaire Wood

Silaire Woods

Silaire Wood is a community-owned woodland located to the north of the town of Graiguenamanagh in Co. Kilkenny. The woodland was formerly owned by Coillte, but was sold to the …

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JFK Memorial Swimming Pool

Named in honour of the former American President John F. Kennedy this 25-metre public swimming pool features five lanes. The pool also provides swimming classes and private lessons. Adults:€5 Children: …

T: + 353 (0)51 421169
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Blackstairs Eco Trails

Blackstairs Eco Trails will show you the secret life of the Blackstairs – birds, flora, fauna and fungi of the Mount Leinster and River Barrow area. Walk with Mary and …

T: Mary/Robert White
+ 353 (0) 59 9773849
+ 353 (0) 87 2707189
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Slí na Sláinte Routes

Slí na Sláinte stands for “path to health” and routes have been developed countrywide by the Irish Heart Foundation – the national heart and stroke charity. Routes are marked by …

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True Fitness Kayaking

Guided Kayaking Trips: Explore Ireland’s beautiful waterways and experience what it really means to be at one with nature. Nothing gives you a sense of freedom and belonging like kayaking under …

T: +353 (0)86 1055051
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The Dome Family Entertainment Centre

The first of its kind in the country, this family entertainment centre is highly popular with both young and old alike. The centre features a state-of-the-art computerised 12-lane bowling alley, …

T: + 353 (0) 59 9141555