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Tollymore National Outdoor Centre

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Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Good times

Been back to the centre today for the first time in ages. Glad to see the place is just as good now... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Rich W
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Fantastic

Just back from a one night residential, fantastic location, our first time here and it won't be our... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
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Sep 16, 2018
“Good times”
Jun 10, 2018
“Fantastic”
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Tollymore National Outdoor Centre is located on the northern edge of the Mourne Mountains on the fringe of Tollymore Forest Park. We provide a wide range of skills and leadership courses in outdoor adventure activities including rockclimbing...more
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32 Hilltown Road | Bryansford, Newcastle BT33 0PZ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Been back to the centre today for the first time in ages. Glad to see the place is just as good now as we both remembered. Great centre and superb staff. Amazing views outside after you've tired yourself out on the walls with both top...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Love this place but not accepting credit cards or euros is just silly, especially being so close to the boarder.

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Reviewed June 10, 2018

Just back from a one night residential, fantastic location, our first time here and it won't be our last! Special mention to Marty and the kitchen staff, from the moment we walked in the door they where on hand to ensure the meals they had...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Went with my camera club for an Autumn photo shoot. Beautiful park with lots of photographic opportunities. Lots of features to keep photographers busy. Well worth the journey.

Thank Paul R
Reviewed September 11, 2016

I attended TNOC for a First Steps in Sea Kayaking course, and had an absolutely fantastic day. The instructor Stephen was absolutely first class, sorting out our kit efficiently, and explaining what we were doing and why. He allowed us to get a feel for...More

1  Thank Stefan P
TollymoreNOC_2015, Public Relations Manager at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2016

Hi Stefan thankyou very much for your positive review. We are delighted to receive it and even more delighted that you really enjoyed the course and gained so much from it. Hopefully you'll get plenty of opportunities to develop your skills and I'm sure my...More

Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

I've just returned after a 2 day course for a group of GCSE PE students. This was my first experience at Tollymore and it really couldn't have been better, everything about the trip was excellent. The course was initially set up through the friendly &...More

Thank timdrumneath3848
TollymoreNOC_2015, Public Relations Manager at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2016

Hi Tim thankyou very much for taking the time to write such a positive review following your recent visit to the Centre. We are delighted you all gained so much from your time at the Centre and we look forward to welcoming you all back...More

Reviewed June 17, 2016

I completed The Hills Skills course at the beginning of May. This was the 1st time I'd done anything like this before and was apprehensive. I needn't have been. The rest of the participants were great and the instructor was excellent: immense experience, credibility and...More

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TollymoreNOC_2015, Public Relations Manager at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2016

Hello Henry We really appreciate you taking the time to post such a lovely, positive review and are delighted you had an excellent experience here. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Centre in the coming months.

Reviewed June 10, 2016

Location set in a stunning part of the Mourne’s with spectacular views. Rolling pool facility and equipment was first-rate. Instructor was brilliant! Thoroughly recommend Tollymore National Outdoor Centre.

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TollymoreNOC_2015, Public Relations Manager at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2016

Thankyou for taking the time to write such a positive review and its great to hear you enjoyed your time at the Centre. We look forward to welcoming you back here in the coming months.

Reviewed June 8, 2016

I have completed the kayaking rolling course - the course, instructor and facilities were excellent. Really enjoyed my course and can't wait to go back and do some of the many activities available.More

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TollymoreNOC_2015, Public Relations Manager at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2016

Thankyou for your very positive feedback. We take great pride in our rolling pool and the benefits it provides to paddlers so we are delighted you had such an excellent time here at the Centre. We look forward to welcoming you back here in the...More

Reviewed June 5, 2016

I had a very informative weekend. The instructors have a wealth of knowledge and experience that they imparted with great enthusiasm! The centre itself is stunning in both functionality and aesthetics. Really looking forward to the next course(s).

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Thank Lenna R
TollymoreNOC_2015, Public Relations Manager at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2016

Good Afternoon Lenna Thankyou very much for your positive feedback and we are delighted you had a great experience when you were here to complete your SPA Training. We look forward to welcoming you back here in the coming months.

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pmcbride1
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Response from TollymoreNOC_2015 | Property representative |
Good Morning, we deliver a range of skills and leadership courses to individuals, groups, clubs, schools, community and church groups, however all our programmed courses are for people aged 16yrs +. If you live locally you... More
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