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Glencar Lake

Sligo, Ireland
+353 87 228 3149
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Senior citizens

A very picturesque area, plenty of places to walk and things to do. Horse carriage rides, trips on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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The Devil's Waterfall

Devils Chimney Waterfall –Struth in Aghanidh An aird: Sligo/Leitrim border The waterfall ‘Sruth in... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Belfast, United Kingdom
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“short stroll” (5 reviews)
“tea shop” (5 reviews)
Sligo, Ireland
+353 87 228 3149

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very picturesque area, plenty of places to walk and things to do. Horse carriage rides, trips on the lake in summer. Fishing and a nearby place to eat.

Thank greenrake
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Devils Chimney Waterfall –Struth in Aghanidh An aird: Sligo/Leitrim border The waterfall ‘Sruth in Aghaidh An Aird’ lies on the Sligo/Leitrim border in the Glencar valley, only stones throw from its more famous neighbor Glencar waterfall. At 492 feet (150m) Sruth in Aghaidh An Aird...More

Thank james_m186470
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Take a detour and enjoy a relaxing drive through the country to find a calm and wonderful lake where you can stop at any time to rest and restore your senses.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This visit was short as it was included in the bus tour which was part of the Spanish Armada weekend. The guide pointed out the waterfall which is blown upwards near the better know Glencar Waterfa;;/

Thank Brid O
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Lovely easy walks around the lake and trails. Good, easy parking facilities. Great for a family outing.

Thank TeamPendlebury
Reviewed 4 September 2017

On our trip from Sligo to Belfast we decided to take a little trip through Glencar. It’s less than 20 minutes east of Sligo and well worth the detour. There is a little car park that has restrooms, a teashop, boat landings, and is totally...More

Thank Mr T
Reviewed 29 August 2017

A piece of the most glorious country, as yet unspoiled. Very nice tea shop at the site does not detract from the area.

Thank barbarbar63
Reviewed 9 August 2017

On a road trip between Donegal and Sligo we took a detour to Glencar Lake and Waterfall on a beautiful sunny day. Views and location were worth it. Car parking, toilets and refreshments available. Waterfall readily accessible but not really to those with limited mobility....More

Thank Ann Marie P
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Lovely around glencar, the waterfalls are lovely. plenty parking the steps and scenery are brill. Really enjoyed it.

Thank monica227
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This lake is nestled in the mountains and has a waterfall nearby that's popular with tourists. Very pretty and scenic and a tearoom next to it with a playground for young children. We had a picnic in our car and enjoyed the view but didn't...More

Thank orlaith_palmer
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colm mc donald
9 March 2016|
Response from sligolandrover | Reviewed this property |
It is shared between Sligo and Leitrim