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A.W.O.L has been thrilling the nation with Paintball Games & Adventure Activities. Activities include: Archery, Paintball,Canoeing, Kayaking, Lazer Combat, Assault Course, Team Building, Abseiling, Bouldering. Activities are open to all ages for...more
Derrylevick | Killybrone, Emyvale, Monaghan, Ireland
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic day out on the river with Tony. Its difficult to get something that appeals to all ages but we found it today. Tony is so patient and helpful and made the day. As someone who has a fear of water I was...More

Thank Tanya B
Tony-AWOL, Manager at A.W.O.L Outdoor Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Tanks & Anytime Tanya

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We had such a fantastic day at AWOL. As a family we do kayaking snorkelling and the mud slide. They were so much fun!!! Both kids and adults had the time of our lives. Tony and Fiona were brillant hosts so friendly and really good...More

Thank Lotty1
Tony-AWOL, Manager at A.W.O.L Outdoor Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you Olivia it was great fun.

Reviewed 12 July 2018

My family and I had a fantastic time kayaking on the river blackwater with AWOL. Tony and family were wonderful hosts and excellent guides. We learned a great deal about the local wildlife and the experience was extremely enjoyable from start to finish. This was...More

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Tony-AWOL, Manager at A.W.O.L Outdoor Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you Brian, we enjoyed your company

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Fantastic day on the blackwater river today with Fiona and Tony. An excellent way to shake off the winter cobwebs. Fantastic knowledge of the river wildlife and so well versed the journey flys by. Superb instruction and equipment cannot wait to get out again soon....More

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Tony-AWOL, Manager at A.W.O.L Outdoor Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thanks Doc

Reviewed 15 December 2017

We have 2 offices, one in Dublin and one in Omagh. Before our Christmas night out in Monaghan, we met at AWOL for a team building/bonding exercise. Tony & Fiona were great craic, very welcoming, and got heads scratched and puzzled looks trying to solve...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great afternoon paddling with the fantastic Tony and Fiona on the Blackwater river. There were six of us aged 9yrs to over fifty, and everyone really enjoyed the experience. We were novices but the river isn't fast flowing and quite shallow, and the...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2016

Went to AWOL as part of a hen weekend. The leaders were superb. We took part in the team games, obstacle course and mud slide. All three were great fun but be prepared to get stinking with the obstacle course and mud slide. We'd some...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2016

We recently spent a day at AWOL in Co. Monaghan, whilst visiting family. We are from the Surrey area in England. Myself,Husband and two grown up children had a wonderful time, the experience was amazing and we couldn't have enjoyed ourselves any better. Our hosts...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

I went here as a supervisor with a summer camp- group of 60 children arrived and Fiona, Tony &staff gave us a fantastic day. The kids had a ball doing a mixture of land and water activities. We will definitely be back!

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Reviewed 4 July 2015

Went on a 2 hour+ guided canoe tour of the Blackwater river. As we are beginners, Tony and Fiona gave us an excellent introduction to canoeing. Tony is clearly an experienced guide and the whole experience, from booking to completion was very positive. We plan...More

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