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Sculptures in Woodland

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Devils Glen, Ashford, Ireland
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Get to the glen , walk , jog or run in this beautiful location.

This is personally one of favourite place to go for a run with the dog. It offers beautiful view on... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Paul Patrick S
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Wicklow, Ireland
Wonderful Walks, I go frequently—but most of the art is now destroyed

It's a must-visit place, with natural woodland including oak, ash, beech (I think) and walnut among... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
johnnyivan
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dublin
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Devils Glen, Ashford, Ireland
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is personally one of favourite place to go for a run with the dog. It offers beautiful view on the top trail and a quaint river walk on the bottom trail.there are also some fantastic sculptures made from natural materials that blend in to...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

It's a must-visit place, with natural woodland including oak, ash, beech (I think) and walnut among others. Pretty spectacular at any time of the year. With a lovely waterfall at one end of your walk where you can stop and eat your packed lunch. Sadly,...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This was set up as a set of mainly wooden-based sculptures embedded in the Glanmore wood. Then the presence of our erstwhile resident the late great Seamus Heaney allowed for the creation of a walk with snatches of his poems engraved on wooden seats along...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2016

We spent a good few hours walking the trails around Devils Glen. The sculptures are quite nice, indigenous and non-indigenous woods. The falls at the end were in full flow when we visited. The down-side was the amount of litter present, no bins provided and...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Great trail running here and lovely setting. No amenities but close to Ashford town and mount usher cafe nice for a cuppa if you're there early and beat the crowds :-)

1  Thank kdubli
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

The driveway from the road to the car park is quite long, but eventually we got to a very well prepared and maintained car park with surrounding picnic tables and area. Several walking routes are available, the most popular of which is probably the one...More

1  Thank Calafort
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

This a magical experience. and well worth giving a few hours to peruse, contemplate and enjoy. The woodland setting really enhances the art work, and it is a place that lifts one's spirit and imagination.

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Reviewed 10 July 2015

I like walking here as it has spectacular cliff side walks and a walk into the base of the Devils Glen gorge. The sculptures are fine but the walk and the lovely waterfall at the head of the valley are the real heroes. I would...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2014

We were fortunate to stop at the Devils Glen on our way back from Wicklow. The weather was misty and warm and contributed to the feeling of wilderness as we climbed from the parking lot at the end of the drive to the roaring river...More

Thank TwoTravelers21
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Reviewed 11 March 2014

The sculptures are there maybe 10 years now. Many have disappeared, many are falling to pieces, but it still makes for a nice walk in the woods.

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