Life Adventure Centre

Life Adventure Centre

Whether your preference is laid back or action packed, join us at our award-winning centre in the beautiful Castlewellan Forest Park for a host of fantastic adventure activities. Choose from canoeing and kayaking, hill walking and rock climbing, trail and mountain biking, wet bouldering and coasteering or even archery and clay pigeon shooting.

Description

Castlewellan Forest Park and the wider Mourne Mountains area are a must-visit destination for adventure seekers, whether you're a beginner, family or adrenaline junkie. It's an ideal area to learn new sports, develop techniques or explore the beautiful surroundings.

Options include canoe and bike rentals, guided trips, fun introductions, skills courses or full tour packages. Advanced or online booking is recommended but not essential for all options.

Top 10 Ideas

1. Go Canoeing
Go with the flow! Grace the water with an excellent canoe rental service located right at the lakeside centre. They suggest the half day self-guided Lake Loop.

2. Try Archery
Hit the spot! If you're a Games of Thrones fan, or not, get out and see what it's all about with a fun introduction to all things pointy. They suggest the half day fully instructed Archer's Experience.

3. Go Mountain Biking
Collect and go! Blaze those trails with a comprehensive bike rental service located right at the Castlewellan Trail Head. They suggest the half day self-guided Trail Blast.

4. Try Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting
On target! They suggest the half day fully instructed Land of Gentry experience.

5. Go Kayaking
Splash out! Get afloat with the extensive kayak rental service located right at the lakeside centre. They suggest the half day self-guided Sit on Top Lake Splash and the half day Dundrum Bay guided experience.

6. Try Rock Climbing
New heights! Get out and see what it’s all about with a fun introduction to all things vertical on a range of Mourne crags. They suggest the half day Altnadua or day Hen Mountain guided experiences.

7. Go Wet Bouldering
Wetter the better! Get out and see what it’s all about with a fun introduction to all things wet and wild in a mix of local Mourne rivers. They suggest the half day Bloody Bridge guided experience.

8. Try Mountain Biking
Muddy marvellous! Get out and see what it’s all about with a fun introduction to all things muddy and marvellous on a mix of Mourne trails. They suggest the half day Castlewellan Trails or day Mourne Downhill guided experiences.

9. Try Hill Walking
Explore more! Get out and see what it’s all about with the fun intro to all things mountainous in the Mournes. They suggest the half day Happy Valley or day Slieve Donard guided experience.

10. Try the Mourne Trails & Ales Tour
This fully guided cycling tour samples the iconic trails of the Mourne Mountains alongside a select batch of the Mourne Mountains Brewery’s equally iconic ales.You’ll get to experience the very best of the Mournes, their rich heritage, myths and legends, all of which provide the inspiration behind the ales.


All options offer a flexible beginner friendly approach ranging in level and duration to suit a mix of age and ability, staffed by local passionate instructors and guides and supported by a range of
equipment and shuttles.

They’re an Adventure Mark accredited provider, affiliated to the Association of Mountaineering Instructors and Silver Recipients in the 2015 Irish Responsible Tourism Awards for Best Adventure Provider.

Life Adventure Centre

The Grange Yard
Castlewellan Forest Park
Castlewellan
BT31 9BU

Telephone

028 4377 0714

Email

iwant@onegreatadventur...

Website

www.onegreatadventure.com

Opening Hours

9.00am to 5.00pm daily all year round (excluding Christmas Day and New Year’s Day)

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Directions to Life Adventure Centre

Follow the signs into Castlewellan Forest Park from Castlewellan Main Street and you’ll find our centre located in Castlewellan Forest Park adjacent to the main car park within the historic Grange Courtyard.

Life Adventure Centre

The Grange Yard
Castlewellan Forest Park
Castlewellan
BT31 9BU

Telephone

028 4377 0714

Email

iwant@onegreatadventur...

Website

www.onegreatadventure.com

Opening Hours

9.00am to 5.00pm daily all year round (excluding Christmas Day and New Year’s Day)

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Life Adventure Centre

The Grange Yard
Castlewellan Forest Park
Castlewellan
BT31 9BU

Telephone

028 4377 0714

Email

iwant@onegreatadventur...

Website

www.onegreatadventure.com

Opening Hours

9.00am to 5.00pm daily all year round (excluding Christmas Day and New Year’s Day)

Social Networking
Price

MIDRANGE