New COVID19 Restrictions – Car parks closed

IMPORTANT PUBLIC NOTICE In line with new Government measures to combat COVID19 National Parks & Nature Reserves are: Open for locals who live within 2km Car parks are closed - local pedestrian access only For household groups only Maintain 2m distance from other The car parks at Wild Nephin National Park will be closed from 12 noon March 28th. This closure affects the Visitor Centre in Ballycroy, Claggan Mountain Coastal Trail & Letterkeen.

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European Common Frog

Want to learn a little about the common frog? You may see more frogs about at this time of year and if you are lucky enough you may come across some frogspawn in a pond in your garden, local park or area. Our Guide Patrick has put together a short information sheet on the frog, including a quiz sheet to test your newly acquired knowledge. Click here to download the fact sheet. We will also be uploading a short video...

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Advice for Visitors – Visitor Centre to remain closed – COVID-19

***UPDATE*** Important information: For the health and safety of our visitors and staff, the National Park Visitor Centre will now not re-open on March 14th and will remain closed to the public until the 29th of March 2020. The Park grounds, including trails, will remain open.  Further notices will issue once more information is available.. ***   ***   *** Please see the advice below regarding the coronavirus COVID-19. Click here for the latest updates from the Department of Health.

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