Things to do
… & Places to Visit
We have leaflets on all these activities at Wildflower Glamping.
Killykeen Forest Park:
Just two minutes from Wildflower Glamping the Killykeen Forest park covers some 600 acres of mixed woodlands, magnificent forest walks, bicycle tracks, a great fishing spot, a picturesque picnic spot and even swimming. Surrounded by the waters of Lough oughter.
Marble Arch Caves:
Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark inhabits the rugged mountainous uplands and the gentle rolling lowlands of Counties Cavan and Fermanagh. A Geopark is an area recognised by UNESCO to have exceptional geological heritage. The Geopark in Cavan and Fermanagh showcases some of the finest natural landscapes in Ireland and offers a fascinating window into the past. Waterfalls, old abbeys, megalithic tombs, forests, fabulous landscapes and amazing caves are among some of the attractions.
John Collins carried the Olympic Flame through Marble Arch Caves on a boat, navigating the underground river on its way to the London 2012 Olympics.The magnificent caves are part of the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark in County Fermanagh and County Cavan, and are widely regarded as a world-class natural attraction.
There is something for all the family at this warm and welcoming 18th-century property, the former home of the Earls of Enniskillen. The house enjoys a peaceful setting in west Fermanagh, with a dramatic backdrop of mountains and forest. There are glorious walks to enjoy, as well as fine vistas and play areas. There is even a charming walled garden. Outside there are numerous places to explore, including a sawnmill, ice house and thatched summer house.
Horse Riding at Riversdale Stables:
Pony or Horse Riding, Hacking on quiet country roads, Flatwork & Jumping. They cater for everyone, from a first time rider to the more experienced rider. For more information about these stables or to make a booking phone Lisa on 086 387 2222.
Situated in Drumcase, Killeshandra, Co.Cavan
Carratraw Canoe Centre:
Cavan Canoeing at Carratraw Canoe Centre offers you the opportunity to paddle your own canoe around Lough Oughter Waterways . Canadian Canoes for hire are easily maneuvered by two people. The centre also offers you the opportunity to hire either single or double kayaks.
Carratraw Bridge, Inishmore, Butlerbridge.
Farnham Estate Spa:
On a girlie weekend away and want to add to your luxurious and glamorous Glamping experience, then check out the Farnham Estate Spa, just ten minutes from Wildflower Glamping.
The infinity pool and water mint thermal suite are pure indulgence and a recommended visit.
Dun A Ri:
Dun a Rí Forest Park is a place of beauty. Situated in a tranquil glen on the Cavan Monaghan Border about a 40 minute drive from Wildlfower glamping., Dun a Rí is 565 acres of woodlands ,home to stoat, hare, mink, rabbit and otter, as well as red and grey squirrel along the banks of the River Cabra, which runs through the park. Take a romantic walk through deep, leafy glades over old bridges with marvellous views north to Slieve Gullion in County Armagh and the Mountains of Mourne. Some interesting features in the park include Cromwell’s bridge, a wishing well and an ice house. There are four walks of approximately 1.5 -2km in length in the park.
Outdoors & Dirty:
Extreme activity outdoors game park. If your looking for something different to do this centre offers a wide range of adventures from Mud Buggies, Hover crafting to Laser War games.
ODD, Brackley Lake, Ballyconnell.
Indoor Adventure Play Centre:
Kool Kids Activity Centre perfect for those rainy days when you can’t do outdoor activities features an amazing 10,000 Square Foot facility ,including a 24 ft rock Climbing wall. Let the kids burn off some energy while you enjoy a cup of Tea or Coffee.
Action Sports – Edgeworthstown, Longford
Experience the real thrill and excitement of karting, nothing compares to driving on an outdoor track. At Midland Karting you can participate in your chosen event in our fleet of Sodi karts. There’s plenty of events to choose from such as the Arrive & Drive session for small groups or individuals or a full Grand Prix for the larger group. Our paintball site is located in a 20 acre wooded area in near Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford, Ireland, our paintball ground has floodlighting so we can play the game at night. Virtual racing & Flight simulation also available. www.actionsports.ie Tel: 043 6671308
Tanagh Outdoor Adventure Centre:
Outdoor Adventure Fun Days for Families and Children, young and old. Choose from Banana Boating, Mud Slide, Kayaking, Low Rope course and many more fun activities. The Centre provides a range of water-based and land-based adventure activities for all.
Tanagh Outdoor Education, Dartrey, Rockcorry, Co.Monaghan
Drumlane monastic site is located just outside the small village of Milltown, about 4 miles from Belturbet. The monastery occupies a very scenic site on the edge of Derrybrick Lake. The remains are of a round tower, church, graveyard, fragments of a cross-inscribed stone and the site of a priory. The round tower is one of the most striking features, standing to over 11m in height.
6 Lanes of 10 Pin Bowling, Snooker, Pool , Casino games room & Amusements. Fun for all the Family
Astra Bowl, Townspark Centre, Main Street, Cavan
Situated in the heard of Cavan Town, opposite Tesco’s just off the main stareet. Open 7 days a week.
Odeon Cinema, Townspark Centre, Main Street, Cavan
Swimming & Leisure Centre:
25m Swimming pool, Toddler/Baby Pool, 2 State of the Art Water Slides, Steam Room, Jacuzzi & Sauna.