Adventure Activities & Family Fun | Discover Boyne Valley

Adventure Activities & Family Fun

Jamestown Bog Walk

Get to know this 4.3-km loop trail near Martry, County Meath.

It usually takes an average of 1 h 3 min to complete.

The best times to visit this walk would be June through September.

Dogs are welcome, but must be on a leash.

Enjoy this walkway based around the boglands in the Jamestown area.

There is an abundance of wildlife, fauna, and flora here with plenty of biodiversities.  

There is usually a mobile coffee van near the entrance along with benches to sit and relax with some refreshments after your walk.

1, Neillstown, Bohermeen, Co. Meath

 

Find Jamestown Bog on Google Maps here. 

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Feel Good Bicycles Hire

One of the best ways to explore the Boyne Valley trains and greenways is by bike.
Feel Good Bicycles offer Bike and E-bike Hire and Rental across the region. In partnership with your Hotel or B'n'B either there will be bicycles available to hire on site, or they'll drop the bikes out to you and collect them after the rental period. 
You can collect from their shop in Virginia too of course.

049 854 7886
info@feelgoodbicycles.ie

Unit 2, Virginia Shopping Centre, Ballyjamesduff Rd, Rahardrum, Virginia, Co. Cavan

https://www.facebook.com/feelgoodbicycles/
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Trim Medieval Armoury

Step back to in time learn about brave knights and archers that changed warfare.

Trim Medieval Armoury is an exciting way to have a hands on experience that allows you to touch and hold medieval swords, chainmail and helmets.

A fun way for everyone to learn history!


Tour availability

  • Monday to Thursday – 10am – 3pm
  • Friday       - 10am -  2pm

Length of visit:  30 – 40 mins.


Capacity:  25  max –  please call or email for larger groups

+353-46 943 7227
trimvisitorcentre@discoverboynevalley.ie

Trim Visitor Centre

Town Hall,

Castle Street Trim

C15 TXA5

https://www.facebook.com/TrimTouristOffice/
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Rockfield House

The Murtagh Family welcomes you to Rockfield House. Located just outside the heritage town of Kells in Co. Meath, in the heart of the Boyne Valley, originally built in the 18th century, the house has recently been restored to its former glory but with 21st century comforts.

046 9434 135 / 086 1296425
info@rockfieldhouse.com

Rockfield House,

Athboy Road,

Kells,

Co. Meath

A82 V9D5

https://www.facebook.com/RockfieldHouse22
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Ashbourne Baseball Club

The Ashbourne Baseball Club is an amateur baseball club located in Ashbourne, Co Meath and draws players from Ashbourne, Dublin and the surrounding area.
The club has opportunities for players of all ages and skill levels.
Coach Pitch          Ages 5 – 8
Little League        Ages 9-12
Cadet                     Ages 12 – 15
Adult Baseball     Ages 15+
Adult Softball      Ages 18+

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ashbournebaseballclub@gmail.com

International Baseball Centre, Archerstown, Ashbourne, Co Meath 

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Blackwater Park Scéal Trail

Meath County Council Library Service recently installed a Scéal Trail as a fun way to bring together the enjoyment of reading, a love of the outdoors and some physical activity. The first trail is now installed in Blackwater Park in Navan and we'd love for you to visit. 

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Sceal Trail 5
(046) 902 1134
meathlibrariessocial@meathcoco.ie

Ratholdren Rd, Abbeyland, Navan, Co Meath 

https://www.facebook.com/meathcountylibrary
https://twitter.com/MeathLibrary
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Red Mountain Open Farm

Located just five minutes from the Newgrange monument, the open farm boasts the most extensive indoor facilities of all open farms in Ireland

It runs events for Easter and Halloween and is open six days a week during the summer. 

During the months of May and June the farm runs school tours which offer a fun learning experience. 

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00 353 (0)41 9823221
info@redmountainopenfarm.ie

Corballis, Donore, Drogheda, Co Meath, A92 TN59

https://www.facebook.com/feesfarm
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Go Fishing Ireland

Join us for a fishing trip on the beautiful lakes and rivers of Ireland’s Boyne Valley region. All equipment is provided. You’ll be accompanied by an experienced angling expert as you explore the region’s waterways in pursuit of trophy fish. Go Fishing Ireland arranges guided boat fishing trips on lakes and rivers as well as angling and fly casting lessons. Suitable for all levels of experience. The service is managed by professional fishing guide and instructor Chris Barry, who has over 40 years of experience fishing in the region (A.P.G.A.I.

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086 8055337
chris@gofishingireland.ie

Macetown, Navan, Co. Meath

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Enfield Fairy Trail

Enfield Fairy Trail is located at the Harbour Area of the Royal Canal Leisure Park in Enfield.  Take a stroll through this fully accessible, enchanting little Fairy Trail full of fairy doors, houses, ladybirds and even a couple of thrones!  Discover Fiadh the Forest Fairy, Flash the Footballer Fairy and many more.  As well as trying to find all the fairy doors in the Trail, you can also visit Pooh Corner and our bird box area, and make sure you don't leave without finding out your very own Fairy Name!    

Royal Canal Greenway,

Main Street,

Enfield,

Co. Meath
 

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