Outdoor Activities with Luxury Outdoor Accommodation!
Venture into the world of Nature ~ Fiontair isteach i saol an nádúir
Pink Apple Orchard offers many nature activities…for the young and the adults.
While Camping Luxuriously at Pink Apple Orchard, it’s time to sit back or get active with memorable outdoor activities to suit all ages creating a unique luxury camping Nature Retreat. Combine the opportunity to see and learn more about the nature and wildlife of Ireland while experiencing new activities and seeing new places.
Within Pink Apple Orchard, you can pass the day away…
Nature in Pink Apple Orchard
The tranquillity and serenity of nature! Breath in and absorb…that is what Elsie’s orchard is all about. It’s time for yourself, time for your family and time for your friends. There is no need to step further if its relaxation you would like and time to unwind. You can find out more about the garden & look for all the hidden Irish names of birds, butterflies & flowers. see which you can see yourselves…from the Chaffinch, Blue & Great tit, Coal Tit, Song Thrush, Swallow, Pied Wagtail, Wren & Robin. The different varieties of butterflies spotted so far are The Tortoiseshell, The Small White, Small Heath or the dark Green Fritillary. Depending on the season, your child(ren) can plant a Sunflower to take away! Take time out to read or cook at your leisure. Read On this link to our About us page, you can read more about what we offer in Elsie’s orchard.
Although not actually in the orchard, We do have kayaks and Canadian canoes (life jackets supplied) that are available for use, but the terms and conditions must be read and understood when booking/on arrival.
(The disclaimer/terms and conditions can be read by following this link http://www.irelandglamping.com/terms-and-conditions/ ).
Take to a kayak to get the blood pumping and an explosion of exhilaration or take a leisurely Canadian canoe for 2 and visit ‘The island’ to explore; to find eggs, a heron’s home or old remnants of where people once lived!
Natural Ireland on our doorstep.
The locally loved beach – Corry Strand of which many pictures can be viewed on our gallery page and also many on this page in the slideshows. We as a family spend many hours & days here enjoying the freedom & the spectacular setting. From Elsie’s orchard the beach can be accessed by kayak, Canadian canoe, sail boat, car or foot!
Drumkeeran Heritage Centre celebrates the history of the Drumkeeran area. Here you can experience a beautifully reconstructed Irish Cottage and farmyard in a unique site that draws inspiration from the magnificent rugged landscape surrounding mountains, lakes and woods.
The Holy Wells in Ballinaglera are known for their idyllic locations (St. Hugh’s Well) and rumoured healing powers (St Brigid’s Well).
The Shannon Pot a 15 meter pool that is the source of the Shannon River, is located just a short drive out of Dowra. The water is said to come from several different sources and flows underground before emerging here at this mystical pool in the shadow of the Cuilcagh Mountains. A 5 minute drive from here will take you to The Cavan Burren – www.cavanburren.ie This beautiful spot offers many walking routes. Often seen are deer, stags and horses. Along with all the nature, there are many geological and archaeological heritage sites to stumble across as you amble around.
For more information on the above attractions:
Drumkeeran Heritage Centre +353 (0) 71 96 48118
Ballinaglera Heritage Sites www.ballinaglera.com
The shannon Pot www.cavancoco.ie (click on leisure & culture)