Fishing

Fishing

There is excellent freshwater and sea fishing in the Kenmare area. Barrfinnihy Lake  and Lough Fada   –  fresh water trout Blackwater, Sheen, and Kenmare River  –  salmon and trout Permits, tackle and gear obtained locally

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Cycling

Cycling

Cycling has become a popular activity in Ireland.  There are a number of looped cycle routes in the area. Bicycles can be rented locally Ring of Beara 52Km Kilgarvan – Borlin – Glengarriff – Kenmare 50 Km Kenmare – Lauragh – Killmacallogue – Coast Rd – Kenmare 28Km Kenmare – Molls Gap – Sneem- Kenmare 80Km Kenmare- Molls Gap – Blackwater – Kenmare...

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Walking

Walking

There is nothing more relaxing than letting the “car rest” for a day and taking a hike on the McGillycuddy Reeks to the North which includes Carrauntoohil 3414′ Ireland’s highest peak or the Cahas to the South. The house library has many books/maps/pamphlets on walks and climbs of varying distance. The Hostess is willing to offer assistance in picking routes. Loop Walks within: Bonane Heritage Park,  Gleninchaquin Park,...

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