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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this on the same day as Cahergall Fort and Ballycarbery Castle. This fort shares the same small car park as Cahergall Fort. It is also free to park and enter the fort. It's about a 10 minute walk from the car park. Although...More

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a short visit, this fort and Cahergall Fort are very close to each other and share the same car park. You have to walk around 10 mins to each of the forts but they are both worth it. Very impressive and best of...More

Thank bendsy
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The Ring forts were not something I thought would be worth a stop. But I was wrong! Amazing what it would have taken to build a structure like this. It was an interesting stop and the walk up to it was a nice break from...More

Thank C S
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in the Celts, this is a must see. I visited a number of sites yesterday. However, I would say this was the best example that I saw. I would strongly advise making a point of visiting this well preserved site.

Thank Clinton C
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This is the smaller fort but still very beautiful with a lot of character. The views are impressive!

Thank xenosthefry
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had previously stopped at Staigue Fort so thought we would also stop at this one and Cahergal since they are next to each other. There were signs for the forts off the main road and we also had our Rick Steve's guide book to...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 18 July 2018

It's walls may be less impressive than those of nearby Cahergall, but it looks more like the other stone forts around Ireland with multiple buildings inside and a souterrain (an underground tunnel archaeologists believe was used for storage and hiding). You can climb in the...More

Thank angie8_12
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Not as well preserved as Cahergall Stone Fort, but still really interesting to see. It's a nice walk up to it, and it's fun to imagine who lived there and how they used the tunnel (that we stuck our head in, but didn't dare go...More

Thank quinnunit66
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Easy to picture the folks living there back in the day. Perhaps this was the living place and the other one was built to shelter in when under attack. lovely to walk through the doorways and imagine who has walked through before you. Excellent overview...More

Thank Ydnewyrrap
Reviewed 8 July 2018

A short walk from the nearby free carpark are two stone forts. Its a short walk but you cross hundreds of years by taking it. Rarely busy.

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