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Glengariff Woods

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Address: Kenmare Road, Glengarriff, Ireland
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+353 27 63084

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Something unexpected in Ireland you expect lush fields with cows and lambs

What a beautiful forest completely unexpected, a real jewel of the Beara way. Stop by and make a picnic for lunch etc

Reviewed 9 December 2016
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41 reviews
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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful forest completely unexpected, a real jewel of the Beara way. Stop by and make a picnic for lunch etc

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Dublin
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Just outside Glengariff on the road to Kenmare. Several walks are well laid out and you can pick up on some routes around the Beara Way here. We went up to Lady Bantry's Lookout - a bit of an uphill walk but not too long and well worth it for lovely views of Bantry Bay from the top.

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Co. Cork
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Stunning! Whatever time of year you decide to visit. Ideal place to take kids, or dogs, for a lovely walk. Take a picnic

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Munich, Germany
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Living in Munich city, Glengarriff woods is a little bit of heaven on earth...enjoy the fresh air and the view. Have a pint in the village afterwards!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Had a walk round, up and down bumpy pathways or steps, some nice views along the way with a covered lookout at the top,

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended for walking here we had a wonderful afternoon just Walking around. There are loops for all different levels of difficulty very accurate estimates on distance and walk times a well kept and lovely place would return and would recommend.

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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Such a great spot, I took a stroll here with the dog during the week. So calm and full of nature. The trails are clean and clear and the sign posts are plentiful without over doing it. The water in the stream is so clear and my dog had a great time splashing about as its so accessible. Always have... More 

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Bantry, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Love this park, various walks/hikes of different grades and length something for everyone. A free timed 5k park run takes place on Saturday morning at 9.30, visited numerous times, highly recommend suitable for all the family however some of the trails are challenging.

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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Combination of wooded river walks water falls and scenic views if you go to the look out. Marked trials longest being 3k .

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Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We visited on a very nice and sunny day. The hikes were beautiful. There are waterfalls, rivers, and gorgeous views over the hills and bays. I strongly recommend. Some of the hikes are a bit challenging but there are stone steps and some railings too, so that makes it easier.

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