LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

FOR THE ACTIVE VISITOR

Surfing

Jaws Water sports

Surf Lessons

Kayak trips

Contact:00353(0) 872371152

Windsurfing at Downings Beach

Explore by Bike

Peddle bikes are available for renting locally.

Grassroots, Termon, Co. Donegal www.grassroutes.ie

Golf

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Rosapenna Golf Pavilion- home to the Sandy Hills Course and the Old Tom Morris Course,   both 18 hole courses. It also has a Pitch and Putt course with Crazy Golf and Golf Football. Contact: www.rosapenngolflinks.ie

Portsalon Golf Course

Dunfanaghy Golf Course

Letterkenny Golf Course

Mevagh Dive Centre

Swimming

Boat tours, fishing trips, sea angling.

Contact: reception@mevaghdiving.com

Sea  and Angling Activities

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Ros Goill Charters 074 9155080

Bonito Charters Downing’s 074 9121070

Fishing Donegal, Downing’s 074 9155386

Riding stables.

 Carrigart Horse Riding Centre

Contact: 00353(0)749153583

Carrigart Horse Riding Centre Cranford

Camps and Activities

Contact: 00353(0)872276926

Ashtree Riding Stables

Contact: 00353(0)749153312

Dunfanaghy Stables

Contact:  http://www.dunfanaghystables.com

Blue Flag Beaches

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Downings     5 minutes drive from Carraig Donn

Portsalon    40 minutes drive from Carraig Donn

Marblehill  30 minutes  drive from Carraig Donn

Glen Valley off Roading

Off road driving, Archery, Zip Lining

Contact 00353 (0) 872203331

Mc Nutts Tweed Shop Downings

Mc Nutts Craft and Gift Shop is located at the pier in Downings on the site of the first Mc Nutt weaving factory established in 1950.

For more information http://www.mcnuttsofdonegal.com

Muesum

Teach Mici Ban Old World Museum Carrigart

Contact Margaret or Hugo at 00353(0)872515387

 Walking in the area

 

seascape-1Walking guide booklets “Dander’s around Downing’s” and “Rambles around Ros Goill” are on sale and available in the shops locally.

This area offers everything, stunning views, plant and wildlife, ever changing light and skies. Carraig Donn is an base from which to travel the county and paint the many other views which Donegal has to offer.