Things to do near Ballinamore

Kidz Kingdom & Bowling  

Happy Place For Happy Kids!
Kidz Kingdom + Bowling  have an amazing indoor playcentre and a fabulous 6 lane bowling centre. Play centre is fantastic for ages check out are large red slide ball pools also are spiral slide everything you need to keep the kids fit & healthy. Bowling our 6 lane 10pin bowling takes fun to a whole new level. 

Phone: 071 96 21605 Email:


Carrick Indoor Karting

For more information call: 085 8667757 Email: 



Carrick Indoor Shooting & Archery

Summer Months 1st June to 31st Aug Open daily 10.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun 12.00 noon to 5 p.m. Sun:12.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Other Times: Open by pre arrangement - just give us a call.

Call on: 087 7386439 / 086 8288747 Email: Website: 


Wild Atlantic Crusades

Join us at the Wild Atlantic Crusades HQ, jump into one of our bespoke 4x4 Landrover Jeeps and let our track test your driving skills and the sanity of your co - driver whilst dodging obstacles, completing riddles, balancing your jeep on a seesaw & yes, dare we say it, the driver is blindfolded, Did we mention that you will be timed & you will compete against all other Crisaders before you? Oh yeah!!!

Phone: 083 8118500 Email: Website:


Battlebridge Paintball

Battlebridge Paintball truly is a unique Paintball experience. We provide a gaming experience that no other facility can match. Our army & outdoor adventure experience enables us to create & maintain Game Zones with a military authenticity that is second to none. New to our Game Zone is a purpose built  ‘Working French Village’ complete with cemetery, mine and Train Station.

For more information call: 086 1664959 

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Carrick Quads & Carrick Clay Shooting

Quad bike adventure trekking in Carrick on Shannon. The best clean dirty fun you can have in Carrick on Shannon. Drive quad bikes across varying terrains. 

Call: 086 608 4446 Email: Website: 



Moon River

Moon River is based in Carrick and is known nationally. This craft has been built to the highest safety standards and in complete compliance with Department of Marine regulations. And has a full bar facility, serving light refreshments with entertaining couriers on board. So if you are part of a social group, hen party, stag party  active age, team building company  or a coach operator, looking for something different then why not give them a call and they will do the rest.

Tel: 071 96 21777      Email: 

ODD Outdoors and Dirty

One of Irelands premier action venues – Hovercraft Grand Prix, paintball, clay pigeon shooting, laser combat and more!

Tel: (049) 952 3877

ZipIt Forest Adventures.

Zipit Lough Key is located in the stunning Lough Key Forest Park, one of the top ten best parks in Ireland. With an indoor activity centre, lakeside cafe and boat, bike and segway hire, you can enjoy a full days activity in the park. You can also stay overnight at the park campsite. Hot drinks and food can be purchased at the Lakeside Cafe.

Call (051) 858 008       Email:    Website: 

Fenagh Visitor Centre 

Fenagh Visitor Centre offers the Monks Den indoor childrens playarea ideal for kids 0-8 years. It is based on a monastery theme over three levels - ideal for hourly playtime, birthday parties (different packages avaiable), christenings/communions, family gatherings, days out. Great rainy day activity. Coffee shop/free wifi/local history and tourist info available - open all year round.

Call: +353 71 964 5590 

Bear Essentials Ireland

Bear Essentials Ireland is a craft and tourism business. Here you find Irish limited edition teddy bears and baby essentials beside famous brands like Steiff, Charlie Bears and Bukowski Bears.The teddy bear hospital looks after restorations. The Silver Bear Centre provides workshops and events for all age and special needs groups. Please note that all activity workshops and presentations have to be booked in advance. Bear Essentials is original, creative and memorable beyond the bare necessities.Wheelchair access, car park, gardens, play ground and coffee/tea if pre-booked.

Call: +353 49 952 3461    

The Shannon Blueway 

The Shannon Blueway is a corridor of recreational water and land based activities surrounding the waterway. This first section of the Shannon Blueway is from Drumshanbo to Carrick on Shannon and includes 16.5km of water trail and over 10km walking routes in three loops. The trail has accessibility for canoes, kayaks and all types of paddle boards. The wider Shannon Blueway, of which the Drumshanbo to Carrick on Shannon section is part, offers the access to over 100km of paddling area.

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Arigna Mining Experience

Discover and experience the life of a Coal Miner through a unique tour and gain an understanding of the concepts and operation of renewable energy sources.

Call (071) 964 6466.

Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark

Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark

The Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark is located in counties Fermanagh and Cavan in north-west Ireland. The Geopark offers superb rocks and landscapes but also offers amazing archaeological, historical and wildlife sites.

Call +44 28 6634 8855     Email: 

Lough Key Forest Park

This lakeside visitor centre is the gateway to more than 800 acres of parkland and forest at Lough Key and boasts a landmark cluster of unique attractions

The Boda Borg, a Swedish concept unique to Ireland, is challenging for all ages. Once you enter the two-storey building only teamwork ingenuity and skill will get your through its 47 rooms. Zipit is the first high wire forest adventure in Ireland and is an unique mix of zip lines rope bridges Tarzan swings and climbing walls. Lough Key also has boat rides, walking tours and an Adventure Play Kingdom for children.

Call (071) 967 3122    Email: 

Share Activity Centre

Ireland’s largest residential outdoor activity and adventure centre boasts water activities including banana boating, raft building, windsurfing, canoeing and kayaking. With such a large range of water, land and arts activities the Centre accommodates people from all backgrounds and of all abilities in large and small numbers.

Tel:  028 6772 2122     Email:

Rose Of Innisfree Tour Boat

No visit to the Northwest is complete without a trip on board the Rose of Innisfree tour boat. Carrying up to 70 people this pleasure cruiser operates on Lough Gill where WB Yeats got his inpiration for his poem " The Lake Isle of Innisfree".

Call: 071 9164266 / 087 259 8869  Website:



River Mania provides a fun, exciting and safe way to experience some of Ireland's most picturesque rivers and lakes, while teaching awareness about safety in watersports. Looking for afternoons fun with the family or a group of friends? Why not try your balancing skills on one of our banana boat or jumbo dog sessions. 

Call: 089 490 8786 / 083 474 5726  Website: 

Electric Bike Trails

Electric Bike Trails offer day hire and 2 to 7 day tours from Leitrim Village, Carrick - on - Shannon and Lough Key Forest Park, with 16 to 65 km trails to choose from on quiet country roads. Families and groups catered for with full range of regular bikes and electric bikes. Guide maps and back up transport. 

Call: 071 9623606 or 087 738 6439 or 086 828 8747

Adventure Gently

Adventure Gently offers guided Canadian canoe trips at a wide choice of locations. A chance to see wildlife such as a kingfisher darting across still water or if you are really quiet to see him fishing! Learn some basic canoe strokes, relax and enjoy the tranquility of travelling by water.

Call: 085 182 1547 / 083 129 7300   Website:

Lough Allen Adventure

Situated on the shore of Lough Allen the award winning Lough Allen Adventure Centre is ideally located for an exciting adventure programme with fun and adrenaline filled water sports such as windsurfing and kayaking with sites suitable for beginner, intermediate and advanced.

Call: 071 964 3292 / 087 275 6495   Website: 

Leitrim Landscapes Guided Walks

This small tourism business that caters for visitors who would like to experience the North West in a unique way. And offer 'off the beaten track' nature, foraging, local guides. Tailor made walks for groups and individuals are our speciality. Big Day Out in Leitrim also available.

Call: 087 917 2143       Website: 

Leitrim Surf Company

Leitrim surf Company specialise in SUP and Surf; guided stand up paddleboarding safari's on The Shannon Blueway and tours of the Leitrim coastlines; beginner surfing lessons at Tullaghan on the Wild Atlantic Way; also tasters, board rentals and tailor-made excursions on river, lake, surf,sea; Leitrim and beyond....

Call 086 153 7007      Website 


Drumcoura Lake Resort

Western trained Horses, including American Quarter Horses and American Paint Horses are the foundation for Drumcoura Equestrian Activities. There is a large indoor arena and two outdoor arenas as well as forest trails.  Instructors will make your riding lessons or trekking enjoyable no matter what your level of skill or experience. 

Call:  087 6485830      Email:


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Moorlands Equestrian Centre

Moorlands Equestrian Centre is a family run riding school based on the shores of Lough Allen, in the heart of Co. Leitrim. Established in 1993 by the Mc Manus family, Moorlands offers a wide  range of activities for all ages and abilities. Its scenic, off-road setting, between Sliabh an Iarainn and the Arigna mountains, provides a perfect base for lessons, treks, cross-country ride-outs, hunting and pony camps. Open all year round. 

Call:  071 964 1500       Email:       

Hayden Equestrian Centre

Hayden Equestrian Centre is a friendly and welcoming location to start your new hobby, give it a one off try or pick up from old lessons to develop further. Whether old hand or young blood they will have a horse whose manner is right for you

Call: 071 9638049










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