Buggy-friendly walks Sligo – Hazelwood Forest

FOREST FUN

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Location: Hazelwood Forest located in Calry, outside Sligo Town

Path: Forest and gravel trails (sturdy buggy recommended) Continue reading

Buggy-friendly walks Galway – Loughrea

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Location: Loughrea Lake,Loughrea, Co. Galway

Path: Lake-side promenade, tarmac, accessible, linear

Parking: Car park

Facilities: Playgrounds x 3, picnic benches, skateboard park, outdoor gym equipment, green area

Features: Blue Flag status for swimming, views across the lake

For more wheel-friendly walks in Galway follow this link.

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Buggy-friendly walks Galway – An Spidéal

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Location: Coastal path, Spiddal, Co. Galway

Path: Wide footpath, accessible, linear (can be extended down to the pier)

Parking: Small car park opposite the footpath (outside the craft village)

Facilities: Picnic benches,

Features: Panoramic views across Galway Bay and The Burren in Co. Clare, Craft Village, Gaeltacht area.

For more wheel-friendly walks in Galway follow this link.

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Buggy-friendly walks Galway – The Burren Nature Sanctuary

FINDING SANCTUARY IN THE BURREN

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Location: Burren Nature Sanctuary, Kinvara, Co. Galway

Path: Gravel path, Fairy Trail (only accessible on foot), looped

Parking: Free parking at entrance

Facilities: Toilets, cafe (small), play areas (indoor and outdoor)

Features: Botany Bubble, Interpretive Trail, farm animals, Fairy Trail

For more wheel-friendly walks in Galway follow this link.

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Buggy-friendly walks Cork – Rostellan to Whitegate

We have been very quiet of late with other projects on the go and preparing for a move to the west. However I am delighted to share another great walk in Cork from Theresa of Eat.Play.Love Take it away Theresa…

The People_s Path, Rostellan to Whitegate

Location:  Rostellan , East Cork just a 15 minute drive from Midleton, located on the Whitegate road.

Path:  Buggy and wheelchair accessible coastal path Continue reading

Buggy friendly walks Meath – Bettystown Strand

BEACH BUGGY

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Location: Bettystwon Strand, Bettystown, Co, Meath

Path:  Beach (accessible hard sand in and around Bettystown( We walked the full 5km to Mornington on the beach – this was not accessible, cue ultimate buggy-pushing) Continue reading

Buggy friendly walks Louth – Oldbridge House

 A PEACEFUL BATTLEGROUND

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Location: Oldbridge House, 3km north of Donore Village, Co. Louth

Path:  Tarmac path – linear, grass trail (sturdy buggy recommended) Continue reading

Buggy-friendly walks Mayo – Westport House

A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT

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Location: Westport House is located just on the edge of Westport town

Path:  Short and accessible walk around the river(bridge crossing) Continue reading

Buggy-friendly walks Mayo – Tourmakeady Forest & Waterfall

GO WITH THE FLOW

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Location: Tourmakeady Forest, Tourmakeady, Mayo

Path:  gravel and forest trail (strudy wheels needed)

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