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St. Mullins picnic area

St. Mullins

St. Mullins is a scenically, charming riverside village on the banks of the River Barrow with an impressive ecclesiastical history and is one of the country’s most significant archaeological sites, …

Flat Rock Loop

Glenbarrow Trailhead – Flat Rock Loop

Start from the village of Rosenallis on the R422 between Clonaslee and Mountmellick. On the sharp bend follow the signpost for Glenbarrow. After 2km take a right turn at a …

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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 …

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Dunbrody Famine Ship

Dunbrody Famine Ship

Description: Located  on the quayside in New Ross, the Dunbrody Famine Ship is a full scale replica  of the original ship built in 1845 which transported emigrants to North America. …

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Portarlington Blueberry Festival 2013

Venue: French Church Street (at the Barrow Bridge) Date: 13th – 15th September 2013 The Blueberry Festival is a promotion of local producers for foods, crafts and arts. It includes …

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Leighlinbridge garden of remembrance

The Garden of Remembrance and the Vivaldi Garden

The Garden of Remembrance straddling the River Barrow commemorates important occasions in the history of this picturesque village including the visit of the Canadian Prime Minister, Brian Mulroney, a World …

Portarlington leisure Centre

Portarlington Leisure Centre

This state-of-the art leisure centres features a 25-metre deck level pool with a smaller learning pool for children, together with a sauna and steam room. A full modern gymnasium has …

Fishing in Leighlinbridge

Angling on The Barrow

The River Barrow holds coarse, predator, game and even sea species such as flounder in its’ tidal stretches and for this reason enjoys a strong reputation as one of Ireland’s …

New Ross Marina picnic area

New Ross Marina

This fantastic recreational amenity located on the riverbank running alongside the Three Sisters Marina was developed in 2012 as part of the Barrow Awards Scheme and was the overall winner …

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 …