Find the Fairy Bridge
Take a woodland tour to enjoy the best of the wonderful outdoors that Lough Key Forest & Activity Park has to offer, there are tons of trails suitable for walking or cycling, perfect for exploring the woodlands at your leisure using the marked trails. And you can even hire electric bikes if you want!
Be sure to travel over the Fairy Bridge which is made up of unusual limestone shapes, some so small and intricate, it is thought only fairies could have created them!
Then battle your way through Cedar Grove, which is like a scene from Jurassic Park!
Test Your Orienteering Skills
Test your outdoor orienteering skills by using detailed maps to choose routes to navigate your way through different terrain and visit control points in sequence. The routes have been designed in conjunction with Coillte and offer basic and more skilled routes for you to enjoy.
Wheel-O offers visitors with limited mobility the opportunity to take part in orienteering on safe, specially designed trails.
Have a High Ropes Adventure
Zipit Forest Adventures at Lough Key offers 1.6km of high ropes tree top activities suitable for all ages, heights and abilities. These are best suited to those aged 7+.
In total there are 88 activities connected by zip wires that run to platforms set at different heights from 1m to 10m. Participants have 4 hours to complete different circuits and enjoy exhilarating fun as they glide through the trees.
Climb a Tower
The Moylurgh Viewing Tower can be seen for miles around and offers panoramic views across the Lough Key Estate. You climb to the top via a staircase and at the top you will see the layout of the estate as it would have been back when Rockingham House was there.
You will also get fantastic views towards Castle Island and the sharp eyed amongst you will also be able to spot the folly built on the original site of the official residence of the McDermotts who ruled the area in the 17th century.
Sleep Under the Stars at Lough Key
Lough Key Caravan and Camping Park has 51 landscaped, secluded pitches with electricity points and three large areas for campers to set up their tents. There is a recreational block with an indoor space for games or dining. There is a shower block with bathrooms and a small cooking area and a laundry room.
So why not stay the night, sleep under the stars, and enjoy even more fun the next day!