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Lough Key Forest and Activity Park
Boyle, Co. Roscommon
Family friendly
Dog friendly
Paid car parking
Cloudy days
Head to Lough Key Forest and Activity Park in Boyle, County Roscommon and check out its spectacular views, abundant wildlife, historic buildings and evocative islands. Choose from gentle leisurely activities or more energetic pursuits.

Discover one of Ireland's most extensive and picturesque forest parks. Enjoy the scenic nature walks, beautiful bog garden, enchanting wishing chair, magical underground tunnels, ice house and epic views from the observation tower. Book a family camping break, or plan a few days with friends and stay at the caravan park.

Wander along the tree canopy trail or get a team together for the Boda Borg Challenge. Bring the kids to the Adventure Play Kingdom and explore the grounds with glorious woodland, a pretty lake and several islands. Go on a guided history tour, try the thrilling zipline, and drop by the Visitor Centre, the gateway to the parklands and forest.

Hire a boat and experience Lough Key, one of the most beautiful lakes in Ireland. It's navigable from the Shannon via the Boyle River and the Lough Key jetty harbours many pleasure cruisers.

Why we like it
  • Challenge yourself with the thrilling zipline.
  • Don't miss the unique Boda Borg challenge.
  • Explore the underground tunnels.
  • Take a boat trip on stunning Lough Key.
  • Discover one of Ireland's picturesque forest parks.
Tips from locals

Did you know that Lough Key is considered a hotspot for UFOs? The UFO Society of Ireland was founded here and the modernist lakeside tower is a perfect viewing spot.

Contact details
Boyle, Co. Roscommon, F52 PY66, Ireland
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend 3 to 4 hours here.

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