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Dromore Wood Nature Reserve

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Address: Ruan, Ennis, Ireland

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Walking with friends

Footpaths much improved for walking. Different lengths of walks. Most enjoyable . Fishing can be carried out in the lake. Great place to bring your dog for a walk

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Catherine M
Ennis, Ireland
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Ennis, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Footpaths much improved for walking. Different lengths of walks. Most enjoyable . Fishing can be carried out in the lake. Great place to bring your dog for a walk

Thank Catherine M
Denby Dale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of different woodland walks including a lake, castle and streams. Wet under foot (this is Ireland) but well worth a visit

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Ennis, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I regularly visit Dromore Woods for peace and quiet. I find it truly magical. I go at times when there are few people, but because the forest is big, you can always be on your own there. Highly recommended.

Thank Gipzy
Ennis, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Dromore wood is a wonderful facility near Ruan /Tubber in north Clare about twenty minutes drive from Ennis into the countryside towards the Burren. There is a lakeside walk and a ruined castle all offering great photo opportunities. A very pleasant place to walk the dog on a dry day and get back in touch with nature.

Thank MarOReilly
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Thankfully we live very close to Dromore Wood, always great to go walking there with our dogs specially in the quite seson

Thank anninaohalloran
Cavan, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Did 2 of the walks the first day we went here, the castle walk & the rabbit island walk, both were very enjoyable & well marked so easy to follow. There were numbered markers along the way but as the info centre was closed we had no idea what we were supposed to be looking at. The next day we... More 

Thank lizzie4916
Cavan, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

And I say this because nothing in the woods has been touched, tidied up or added to make this place appear any better than it is. Situated just a couple of miles outside Ennis, there is a big car park and information centre with maps and guide poles to help you find your way around the many nature trails. Not... More 

Thank Robert W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

A very peaceful and beautiful place to walk and take in nature with the children the trees have such stunning colours at this time of year and it's perfectly layed out with plenty of walks. I really liked it as it's accessible for all levels of walkers and is very clean and safe for the children.

Thank rach2311
Ennis, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Total mindfulness strikes one at Dromore. The majesty of the trees, the quiet waters and the boats but most specially the sound of children laughing as they make their way through the many nature trails. Water, wind, birds, trees, honey bees, flowers, shrubs and lots and lots more. Perfect for hiking or fishing from the shore. Bliss

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Ireland is a Nature Lover's Nirvana...the beauty abounds in breadth and scope. Whenever my family and I visit Clare, a pilgrimage of ours is always Dromore Wood Nature Reserve. The landscape is alluring and breathtaking and the serenity is plentiful. There are several walks throughout the reserve, each outlined based on length of hike and potential difficulty. My family loves... More 

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