Walking Trails in the area. Tel: 0509-37047
Explore the peacefulness of the Slieve Bloom Mountains where you can ramble along the marked trails or just absorb the breath-taking scenery made up of streams, waterfalls and spectacular glens.
Clara Bog & Eskers. Tel: +353 (0)57 933 1349
Of international significance, Clara bog is one of the largest remaining relatively intact raised bogs in Western Europe.
Lough Boora Parklands. Tel: +353 (0)57 934 5885
This parkland consists of 150 acres of flooded cut-away bog and 250 acres of birchwood reed-swamp and wild grassland. It is a major santuary for wildlife with over 80 different species of birds.
Clonmacnoise & West Offaly Railway. Tel: 0905-74114
Here is a unique opportunity to enjoy a guided 51/2 miles circular tour in a comfortable train coach over the cut-away Bog. This bog tour operates from April to October.
Boating on the Grand Canal: Tel: +353 (0)57 935 5868