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Address: Ballinaglera, Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
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+353 71 964 3292
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Beautiful lake, a variety of water sports, not very touristy

Five of us visited the center in September to wind surf. But it was too calm and so we got hooked up with one of many alternative options. Kevin was incredibly helpful and I... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
Ken T
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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172 reviews
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Five of us visited the center in September to wind surf. But it was too calm and so we got hooked up with one of many alternative options. Kevin was incredibly helpful and I highly recommend using their service. As for the lake, we were very impressed. It was beautiful. It is the headwaters of the Shannon River I believe... More 

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County Offaly, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Just home from a gorgeous night away in the shepards hut with my Partner.Such a fabulous spot. Really enjoyed our stay so relaxing. If you want to get away from the stress of a busy life this is the place to visit.. The beds are so comfortable and so clean. It is camping in luxury. So relaxing hearing the stream... More 

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Thank CiaraD20
Dublin
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

I have never been in a kayak before and we booked last week with some friends who have two young children 7 and 10. We were 3 adults and the 2 kids. Our guy for the afternoon was Hugh and he did a fantastic job. He went through the ropes with us and at the point of getting into the... More 

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1 Thank McguireDublin
County Leitrim, Ireland
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

a few visits to the center over the past couple of years have left me addicted to kayaking. The center also offers archery, glamping, windsurfing and assorted other activities. It's a lovely place with friendly and knowledgeable instructors. Thoroughly recommend a visit!

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Thank HK098
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Highly recommend calling into lough Allen Adventure.Ballinaglera. hied some kayaks and headed off down the blue way.slept over night at lough Allen Adventure in Shepards huts.so cosy, so romantic!!😀

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Thank kathleenmacdonald
Donegal
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56 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Went to Boda Bora while down in Leitrim at Easter. Great challenge for our family and fab atmosphere. Food was lovely in the cafe restaurant with a good choice for all. Brilliant ☔ day action packed activity for all.

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holidayhunter33
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Spacious indoor area. Loads of indoor and outdoor activities to keep old and young entertained. A great range of food if you decide not to take a picnic.

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Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 August 2013

Even though this is my 7th year at this camp, the fun and enjoyment my friends and I have gotten from it hasn't decreased in the slightest! The center is situated on the scenic shores of Lough Allen and is easily accessable by road. The friendly instructors are very helpful and highly qualified to ensure everyone has a safe, yet... More 

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Thank Ella B
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Our hen party went to Lough Allen Adventure Centre and we really did enjoy ourselves. The activities were varied and a good laugh. We did the team challenges and archery and could choose between kayaking or the raft challenge. We opted for the raft challenge which was great fun. The instructors were very friendly and the centre's in a lovely... More 

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Thank annab1999
Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2013

Ok bad weather I cant blame on anyone. We went to Lough Allen on a Stag do, the team challenges are ridiculous, an old bucket and burst football followed by archery, the arrows kept breaking. Actually lovely staff and we had a laugh but the place is seriously run down, I wouldn't drink from the kitchen. Canoeing was ok I... More 

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