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Clara Bog Boardwalk

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Bogs are so much a part of Ireland--if you have never seen one this has a mile loop boardwalk with... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
104KB2
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A little bit of heaven

I really like doing the km block here . It's so peaceful and stunning scenery. Can be a little... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2016
Antoinette B
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

The Interpretive Centre in Clara village was closed when we arrived (Feb 2017). It doesn't open until the end of March apparently. But the Bog Boardwalk is only a short spin away down a narrow bumpy road (it is signposted). There is room to park...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Bogs are so much a part of Ireland--if you have never seen one this has a mile loop boardwalk with decent displays and visitor center. Pets allowed and lots of locals stroll about it.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

I really like doing the km block here . It's so peaceful and stunning scenery. Can be a little slippy if it's been raining but beautiful on a sunny day !!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Antoinette B
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Decided to find the bog and walk around on a whim, and it was definitely worth it! There were only 2 other people there -- both locals there for a bit of exercise. So we basically got the whole boardwalk to ourselves to wander around,...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Anna A
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Off the beaten path, this 30-minute walk along a wooden boardwalk through a bog includes plenty of displays that explain what a bog is, and what it is used for. Bogs abound in Ireland and there are many venues that will later explain how the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

Great boardwalk to go round,it's approximately 1mile around so a great place for some exercise.If it's too much there is a seat half way round for a rest

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 15 April 2015

Clara Bog is one of the best remaining examples of a raised bog in Europe, and the boardwalk is a 1km looped walk on Clara Bog. The walk itself is well sign-posted, with various information points along the way explaining the flora/fauna relative to the...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank JackieDaniell
Reviewed 14 December 2014

A short length of boardwalk was built over part of the boglands here so you can experience it firsthand without getting into the muck.

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank Ricardo_215
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