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Clearsky Adventure Centre

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Address: Castle Ward Estate, Strangford BT30 7LT, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 4372 3933
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description: Based on the shores of Strangford Lough; just 45 minutes from Belfast...
Based on the shores of Strangford Lough; just 45 minutes from Belfast. Come to Clearsky Adventure Centre for a wide range of activities on offer to everyone a€" from the young to the young at heart. The centre was also used extensively for the filming of Game of Thrones. As you drive down through the estate you soon realise why the HBO film location scouts chose here; the centres medieval walls and castle clock tower, the beautiful surrounding landscapes and far-reaching views across the water; it was the perfect place to create the fantasy 'Winterfell' - home of the Stark family Adventure days and courses for individuals to large groups. Canoeing, Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting, Kayaking, Sea Kayaking, Abseiling, Rock Climbing, Coasteering, Raft Build and Racing, Archery, Crate Stacking and more. Experience Clearsky &€" inspiration, fun and enjoyment for everyone.
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We rented mountain bikes from the guys at Clearsky and did the Game of Thrones tour around the estate. The trails are well kept and not too challenging for people not used to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We rented mountain bikes from the guys at Clearsky and did the Game of Thrones tour around the estate. The trails are well kept and not too challenging for people not used to trail biking. We also did the archery in the court yard with Ruairi for 50 mins. He showed us how they put everything together for filming Game... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Spent a day at Clearsky with work colleagues on a staff day out. The guys who run this outdoor pursuits centre are great fun and really make sure everyone has a great time. We booked a variety of land based pursuits which included archery but there are bikes to hire and canoes too. Apart from the events on offer Clearsky... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We had a 2 hour private tuition session to learn a few skills as virgin kayakers. Our guide James was brill, patient and his easy manner made us feel like we were pros after 2 minutes. It was great craic and we didn't fall in!! Everything we needed for the session was provided, and afterwards the showers even had warm... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

On Saturday our sea cadet unit from Ballymena visited the centre to take part in Coasteering. The setting is fantastic although the company was slightly difficult to locate once you were in the estate of Castle Ward. It could do with better signage. Our group ranges from 11-16yrs & James was our instructor. We had the benefit of superb weather.... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Had bought a gift voucher for the archery GOT experience and was more than pleased. Great fun day, John Snow and his men (guides) were fab, loved the costumes well worth it if your a GOT fan! Castle Ward is stunning, will definitely return to try the canoeing and stay in the pods!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Went with a group of friends for an afternoon adventure. I thought the grounds were absolutely beautiful. We did the boat ride on the river and toured the banner house. The guide in the manor house was extremely good and enjoyable to listen to. I think his name was Martin. He definitely made the tour. I thought the staff was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

we hires a pod on the castle ward estate and booked canoeing and archery at the center. Unfortunately due to the fast tide on the lough that day our canoeing was cancelled they offered us bikes to hire for over night as we would be back the following day for the other activity. we were disappointed however that was short... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I booked coasteering for myself and 5 friends with Clearsky Adventure Centre, I also booked the bunk house in castle ward to have a bbq and stay over with a group of 14 friends afterwards. We had a brilliant time, the coasteering instructors were really friendly and enthusiastic, it was really fun to do something a bit different for my... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Booked one of the camping pods for my boyfriends birthday, and I'm absolutely delighted with how it went! The pod is cosy and surprisingly warm. Due to the weather we didn't get to do our first choice of activity, the kayaking, however we still got to do archery which was brilliant! We got bike hire on the first day and... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

The experience was great we really enjoyed ourselves especially our son who is mad for Game of Thrones so he really enjoyed the archery it was great. The staff were really informative and made the experience interesting.

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Additional Information about Clearsky Adventure Centre

Address: Castle Ward Estate, Strangford BT30 7LT, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 4372 3933
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Down  >  Strangford
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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