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Family Activities

Ballyhoura Nature Trail

  “The Ballyhoura Nature Trail, located at the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Centre is a 40 minute 5km investigation of over 20 hidden creatures in the woods that kiddies have to uncover on their walk. The start point of the trail is just located from the carpark and...

Terra Nova Gardens Dromin Kilmallock

Website:http://www.terranovagarden.com/cms/   Phone: +353 (0)63 90744/086 0658807 Terra Nova is one of Ireland’s best known small, privately owned gardens and is a firm favourite with garden visitors of all ages. A half acre that appears so much larger due to...

Coolwater Garden Fedamore

“A newish garden, started in 2009, practically wiped out in the bad winters of January and December 2010 because of it having mostly not fully hardy plants and started again in 2011, it contains features not often seen in other gardens. It has no lawns or...

Animal Magic- Kilmallock

Web: www.animalmagic.ie   Phone: 063 98777/ 087 624 3546    E-mail: rosie@animalmagic.ie Animal Magic have been visiting schools, colleges and libraries providing lectures on wild animals and birds, their habitats and lifestyles, for over 15 years. Their aims are to...

Ballyhoura Garden Experience

The 31st of March, 2016, saw the launch of the Ballyhoura Garden Experience in the Deebert House Hotel. A new venture, The Ballyhoura Garden Experience brings together two wonderful gardens, two plant sales outlets and a local hotel in order to combine a complete,...

Ballyhass Lakes, Mallow

Ballyhass Lakes, Activity Centre, Fishing and Holiday Accommodation near Mallow County Cork Ireland Ballyhass Lakes is Irelands best known still spring water trout fishery, with 11 four star holiday homes and an activity centre for groups and schools, sports clubs and...

Ballyneety Golf Club, Co. Limerick

Web: http://www.ballyneetygolfclub.com/ This 18 Hole championship golf course was co-designed by Ryder Cup player, Des Smyth and Irish Amateur International, Declan Branigan. Ballyneety Golf Club is a parkland golf course with sand-based greens and tees all built to...

Orienteering at Ballyhoura Forest Park

Where to Start? Decide whether you will undertake the short , medium   or long course. Then, download and print your map through the links below Course Maps Download Short Course Map (PDF 540KB) Download Medium Course Map (PDF 488KB) Download Long Course Map (PDF...

Markets

When and Where ? Mondays Kilmallock Cattle Mart and Market stalls. Kilmallock Farmers Market, Bank Holiday Monday’s 9am – 4pm. Ballyhoura Food Fair & Cookery Demo every Bank holiday   Tuesdays UL Farmers’ Market,Students Union...

Ballyhoura Driving Routes

In one of the most picturesque settings in the country, why not take in one of our beautiful driving routes and discover the Ballyhoura region from the comfort of your own car. Download our Heritage Drives...

Orienteering/Geocaching

Ballyhoura Country is pleased to announce the introduction of Geocaching to the Ballyhoura region. Geocaching  is an outdoor recreational activity, first played in May 2000, in which the participants use a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver  or mobile device and...

Blackwater Outdoor Activities

Blackwater Outdoor Activities are an Outdoor Activity Company based in North Cork whose primary activities are River Kayaking, River Tubing, Archery, Zorbing, Dune Buggy Driving, Wilderness Camping, Wilderness Survival skills and/or combinations of these activities....

Delta Sports Dome

Delta Soccer Dome is a unique space situated in Delta retail park. This facility is the largest indoor football arena in Munster and comprises of seven full size pitches, five party rooms, luxury changing & shower areas and a cafe lounge area where you can relax...

Free Range Kids

Free Range Kids offers camps giving children a chance to enjoy all elements of the countryside in a safe and secure environment. Key elements of the camps are traditional games, bread and cookie making, tie dying, pet farm experience (ducklings, calves, a donkey etc),...

The Mitchelstown Cave

The Mitchelstown Cave is considered one of the most spectacular caves in Europe. Visitors and group outings are shown daily through almost a half mile of this world famous showcave which includes three caverns, in which visitors are surrounded by indescribable...

Griston Bog

Ballylanders wildlife bog is situated at Griston Bog on the west side of the village. It is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna, bees and insects and different types of waterlife, some of which are now in danger of extinction in many parts of the world. To...