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Ballyhoura Outdoor Classroom - Griston Bog

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Guided tour with children

Excellent guided tour yesterday. Both my children (6 and 8 yrs) fully engaged. Great to hear some... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Marie C
Needs bathroom

I had an amazing trip and my guide was lovely, However the only thing lacking was a bathroom and I... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
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10 Aug 2017
“Guided tour with children”
17 Mar 2017
“Needs bathroom”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Ballylanders | Griston Road, Kilfinane, Ireland
+353 63 91300
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Excellent guided tour yesterday. Both my children (6 and 8 yrs) fully engaged. Great to hear some local history as well as learning about the bog.

1  Thank Marie C
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I had an amazing trip and my guide was lovely, However the only thing lacking was a bathroom and I feel this facility would greatly improve the visit.

1  Thank Npjaf
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Great views very peaceful setting! Lovely for an evening stroll and lots of information to see about the wildlife that are in the bog

1  Thank limerick87
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The tour of the bog given by Annette & Tom was very enjoyable and informative with nature and history. The tour was also very engaging for young children.

1  Thank Seamus U
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Just back from a tour with a summer camp with kids ages from 5-12. Annette gave us a wonderful tour and it was extremely child friendly. Would definitely recommended Griston Bog to anybody. Will return 😊 thanks to Annette and all the other workers who...More

Thank JaneLucyKing
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We visited Griston Bog as part of our Adair School expedition. Annette and her team were a wealth of information and full of insights on nature and ways of life through the ages. The different 'Ages' game was great fun and a time to run!...More

Thank Fraoch55
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Try this place at each season so as to get a feel of nature, its well laid out and informative for young and old.

Thank Loo99car
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

We went to the outdoor classroom when classes were not running for a quiet walk. It's a beautiful scenic and peaceful area and the walk itself it on a boardwalk so it's perfectly clean. Would love to return to learn more about the flora and...More

Thank wfi30
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Excellent educational facility, really well presented, very enjoyable and very informative 'outdoor classroom' ecology experience. Annette was our tour guide for the day and gave us great information on the history, flora and fauna of raised bogs. Would recommend this to young and old, for...More

Thank Finola L
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Went to Griston bog last Saturday morning and really enjoyed the tour given by Annette and Tom. Also a great place to go and just relax and listen to the birds or enjoy looking at all the different plants and ducks.

Thank Ita K
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