Castlecomer Discovery Park offers hours of endless entertainment for families and outdoor enthusiasts. Even better, it’s located less than a 20 minute drive from the 4 star Newpark Hotel. The park features a wide range of recreational and team-building activities, with options for most fitness levels and ages. See what’s on offer in the Kilkenny Discovery Park below:
Take a Junior Woodland Adventure Course
This part of the park was designed for the tinier tots in your family. Just two feet from the ground, it comprises of low risk challenges to help increase children’s balance and confidence. Suitable for 3-8 year olds, helmets are provided for all children.
Use Ireland’s longest over water zipline
Speed along Castlecomer’s zipline course, which will take you securely over the river and parkland at exhilarating speeds.
Talk a tree-top adventure walk
Walk high above Sycamore tree tops, 10 metres above the ground. The 140 metre long course gives stunning views of the park, and all visitors are securely strapped into safety harnesses.
Climb to dizzying heights
Castlecomer Discovery Park offers three different climbing routes on their great outdoor climbing wall. Please note, minimum age, height & weight restrictions apply to this activity.
Boat on a picturesque lake
Take an introduction to boating activities, and enjoy time on the pedal boats and Canadian canoes. The idyllic lakes are surrounded by scenic forestry, and safety equipment is provided.
Orienteer through the woods
The woodland area contains three permanent orienteering trails. These courses vary in length, from 1.6km to 2.4 km and 3km Long. Every course has a number of codes, secured to wooden posts, throughout the 80 acres of woodland. Maps are available, and the self-directed activity provides hours of fun.
Enjoy a well-deserved cup of tea
The activity centre also contains an award winning café, which has a wonderful reputation for delicious, healthy food. Visitors can be seated indoors, or enjoy the summer sunshine, making this the perfect end to a busy day of adventures.
Book accommodation near Castlecomer Discovery Park
After a busy day in the great outdoors, retire to 4 star comfort in the Newpark Hotel. The family run establishment is located on 40 acres of lush parkland, and has everything from luxury guest rooms, renowned restaurants, a fun kids club, and an opulent spa. As a result, we’re one of the top hotels near Castlecomer Discovery Park. Browse the special offers, and book your stay today.