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

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

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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Monday 4th June: Mullaghmore Base – 14.15

For June Bank Holiday, join us 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 this 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 6827693 or email us at burrennationalpark@chg.gov.ie.

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Sunday 3rd June: Orange Trail – 14.15

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. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 6827693 or email us at burrennationalpark@chg.gov.ie.

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Biodiversity Week May 19th- 27th 2018

Saturday 19th May: Wildflowers, Mammals and Rocks! Guided walk – 10.15 Learn more about the mammals inhabiting the woodlands, the diversity of wildflowers in the species-rich grasslands and the rock formation that took place in the Burren over millions of years. This guided walk starts at 10.15 from the trailhead of the National Park and will last approximately 1.5-2 hrs. Dress appropriately for the terrain and weather. Location: Burren National Park trailhead Booking required at burrennationalpark@chg.gov.ie / 065 682 7693....

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Sunday 13rd May: Nature Trail – 14:15

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...

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Sunday 6th May: Orange Trail – 14.15

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. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 6827693 or email us at burrennationalpark@chg.gov.ie

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Sunday 6th May: Dawn Chorus – 7.00-11.00

In celebration of Dawn Chorus Day, meet us on the Crag road to learn about the birds of the Burren National Park. A National Parks and Wildlife Service guide will be present with binoculars, scopes and plenty of information about bird songs and insect noises. Feel free to pop in between 7.00 and 11.00. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. No Booking Required. For more info call us on 065 6827693 or email us at burrennationalpark@chg.gov.ie

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Sunday 22nd April: Orange Trail – 14:15

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. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 6827693 or email us at burrennationalpark@chg.gov.ie

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Sunday 15th April: Nature Trail – 14:15

Join us for our first free guided walk of the 2018 season 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 1.5-2hrs. Please dress appropriately for the weather and terrain. Booking Required. To book please call us on 065 6827693 or email us at burrennationalpark@chg.gov.ie

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