Lough Boora

Lough Boora Discovery Park

Experience all that Lough Boora Discovery Park has to offer

The Lough Boora Discovery Park comprises four distinct areas: Lough Boora Parklands, Turraun Wetlands, Finnamore’s Lakes area and Cloghan Wetlands/Loch Clochan. The parklands can be enjoyed throughout the four seasons. Lough Boora Discovery Park offers trails ranging from a short stroll to longer treks to take you through a diverse range of amenities. All routes start and end at the Visitor Centre, with a level walking landscape that can be enjoyed by all age groups. There are 50km of paths in the Parklands ranging in length from a short stroll to the 15.8km Turraun Route. The varying sights, sounds and smells ensure a walk through Lough Boora always has something new, exciting and interesting to offer.

Experience all that Lough Boora Discovery Park has to offer outdoor enthusiasts, keen botanists, nature lovers, and arts and culture fans including:

  • Five off-road Walking Routes ranging in distance from 3.3km to 15,8km
  • Three off-road Cycle Routes ranging in distance from 6km to 15.8km
  • A dramatic Outdoor Sculpture Park displaying 24 large scale sculptures
  • Four Angling lakes suitable for all abilities.

Bike hire is available on Saturday and Sunday.  It can be rented on site or booked on line on the website below:


Phone+353 579340010 or +353 862896397
AdmissionFree to visit Lough Boora Discovery Park (Car Parking €2)
Opening TimesLough Boora Discovery Park is open 7 days a week 365 days a year (Visitor Centre 10am to 6pm)
DistanceFrom Tullamore 16KM, Birr 24KM, Edenderry 33KM
AddressLough Boora Discovery Park, Visitor Centre, Boora, Co.Offaly

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