Summer Events Programme 2021

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Our summer events programme continues throughout August. Events include guided walks of the Tóchar Daithí Bán Trail and the grounds of the Ballycroy Visitor Centre every Monday at 11am that includes information on the management of our pollinator and biodiversity friendly semi-natural grasslands. On Wednesdays we take visitors to the seashore for a guided tour of the Claggan Mountain Coastal Trail. The time for this walk varies as it depends on the tides. We will shortly confirm our full programme...

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Local Link Bus Service

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See details of the 978 Local Link bus service timetable.  This service provides  a number of options that might suit visitors wishing to access the Ballycroy Visitor Centre. Some detail from the bus service are outlined below: Castlebar to Ballycroy via Newport & Mulranny This will enable passengers to depart Castlebar at 8:50am and arrive in Ballycroy at 9:40am.  They can make the return journey on this service at 12:05 returning to Castlebar at 13:05. There is a free guided...

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Fire Warning – No Camping

Fire

***UPDATE*** The Condition Orange Forest Fire Warning has now been extended until 12pm on Monday July 26th of July. *** A Condition Orange Forest Fire Warning has been issued arising from weather patterns and expected level of risk. As per out wild camping guidelines camping in the Wild Nephin National Park is prohibited.  This warning is in place until 12pm on Friday, July 23rd.  Full details of the fire danger notice can be found at the following link: https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/01773-fire-management/#fire-danger-notices

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Ginger & Wild Opening July 5th

Ginger and Wild Reopening 5th July 2021

The folks at Ginger & Wild are busy bees getting ready to welcome you back on Monday July 5th. For the time being, al fresco dining and takeaways are on the menu, along with a much anticipated exhibition comprising Mayo landscapes and seascapes by Marie Wood. Marie Wood is an artist living and working in Clew Bay. Her work is a distillation of the spirit of the Mayo landscape, revealing a sense of the extraordinary, looking past the obvious and...

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