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A walk in the park

A great place to amble and get away from the mechanics of life. A place where you can hear the... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2019
Ronald G
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Carlow, Carlow, Ireland
really enjoyable place for a walk

a bit of a hidden gem - hard to believe you are so close to town and yet the walk through the woods... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2019
Mary S
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Carlow, Ireland
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Oak Park Road | Ballaghmoon, Carlow, Ireland
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

A great place to amble and get away from the mechanics of life. A place where you can hear the birds talking to each other, but they are quite hard to spot as you meander through the the various trees. Whether in winter or summer,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ronald G
Reviewed March 20, 2019

a bit of a hidden gem - hard to believe you are so close to town and yet the walk through the woods and around the lake makes you feel you are far away from busy roads etc

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mary S
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Oak Park is a great place to visit,kids play area, bench area to have a picnic and superb walk ways true the forest...

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Anne-Marie N
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

I walk my dogs in Oak Park forest every day no matter what the weather is like I love it. The walks are all well signed it takes about an hour to do the full walk and there is seating if you want to rest...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Catherine O
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

I adore coming here with my baby for a nice long walk. The forest has a path throughout that allows easy access with a buggy or wheelchair. Lgbtq+ friendly

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Annesophie1989
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Really worth visiting - ideal for all walkers (in reality its only an 1hr walk) - Wheelchair and buggy friendly so ideal for one and all

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fclauson
Reviewed May 29, 2018

The forest walk at oak park is gorgeous and I would recommend a visit in colder weather but I've been eaten alive by mosquitoes there at least once and I've heard the same from others.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank eleanerd
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Limited parking available. First part has a lovely walk. There’s areas available for picnics - outdoor benches - and a kids outdoor park. Also seen an outdoor gym.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Leeanne O
Reviewed May 23, 2018

There are marked trails through the woods, a children's playground and also outside "gym" There are informative notices all along the paths describing the trees and flora.

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank ayeaye
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

I have visited oak park on numerous occasions discovering first when doing my internship in Teagasc the park, walk and scenery is very picturesque and a lovely place for a stroll or a picnic. The park is clean and well maintained and would definitely be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Laurajane94
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Maggei
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Yes, but they must be kept on a lead.
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