Saturday 7th July – 10.15: Cuckoo Club: All About Birds!

Cuckoo Club 2018

To kick off our Cuckoo Club 2018, we will be exploring the world of our wild birds. We will look for signs and sounds of birds in the meadows, woodland and turloughs in the Burren National Park. This event starts at 10.15 and will last 1-1.5 hour. Suitable for young children. Places are limited. To book, please call us on 065 682 7693 or email us at burrennationalpark@housing.gov.ie.

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Tuesday 3rd July– 14.15: Guided Walk on the Orange Trail

Burren Flower

Join us for a free guided walk along the Orange Trail in the Burren National Park. Come and explore a variety of habitats such as native hazel woodland, wildflower meadows and mysterious seasonal turloughs. This is a 1.3km looped walk starting at the trailhead at 14.15 and lasting approximately 1.5-2 hours. Visitors can take the free bus from the Information Point in Corofin at 14.00. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 682...

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Sunday 1st July: Nature Trail – 14.15

Burren Flower

Join us for a free guided walk along the Nature Trail in the Burren National Park. This is a 1.5km looped walk which passes through mature hazel woodland, species-rich grassland and open limestone pavement. The walk will start at the trailhead at 14:15 and will last approximately 1.5-2 hrs. Visitors can take the free bus from the Information Point in Corofin at 14.00. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 6827693 or email...

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Tuesday 26th June: Bird ID – 10.00 to 12.00

Bird ID

Tweeting event on the Crag Road and meadows of the Burren National Park for anyone interested in bird plumage, courtship and songs. A guide will be present to answer your questions while binoculars, scopes and books will be available to use. Feel free to pop in between 10.00 and 12.00. No booking required. For enquiries, contact burrennationalpark@housing.gov.ie or 065 682 7693.

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Sunday 24th June: Orange Trail – 14.15

Burren Flower

Join us for a free guided walk along the Orange Trail in the Burren National Park. This is a 1.3km looped walk which passes through mature hazel woodland, species-rich grassland and turlough. The walk will start at the trailhead at 14.15 and will last approximately 1.5-2 hrs. Visitors can take the free bus from the Information Point in Corofin at 14.00. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 6827693 or email us at...

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Saturday 23rd June: Minibeast Hunt – 14.15

Burren Flower Kids

In honour of National Insect Week (18th-24th June), come to explore the beautiful and fascinating world of some of the smallest, overlooked creatures! Children will learn about butterflies, moths, damselflies and bees and how small daily actions can help conserve our natural environment. Bring enthusiasm and a willingness to learn! Dress appropriately for the terrain and weather. No dogs please. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 682 7693 or email us at burrennationalpark@housing.gov.ie.

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Sunday 17th June: Mullaghmore Base – 14:15

Burren Flower

Join us at the Burren National Park for a free guided walk to the base of Mullaghmore. This is a 4km walk exploring the geology, flora and fauna of the Burren National Park. Some of the walk will be on loose limestone so please wear suitable footwear. The walk will start at the trailhead at 14.15 and will last for approximately 2 hrs. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 682 7693 or email us at burrennationalpark@housing.gov.ie.

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Sunday 10th June: Biodiversity Walk on the Nature Trail – 14:15

Burren Flower

We hear a lot about biodiversity these days, but what does it actually mean? On this guided walk, walk along the Nature trail of the Burren National Park and learn about the variety of living things and their habitats. Discover some of the fascinating connections between them and why they are worth protecting for all our sakes. This guided walk starts at 14.15 and will last approximately 1.5-2 hrs. Dress appropriately for the terrain and weather. Booking Required. To book please...

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Saturday 9th June: Kid Quest – 10.15

Burren Flower Kids

Join us for a Mystery Quest along the Nature Trail in the Burren National Park. Can you solve the clues to uncover the secrets of our wildlife?  A guide will be present to provide the first clue and help with any questions. This event will take place on uneven woodland, grassland and rocky surfaces. Suitable for children over 6. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 6827693 or...

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