Bawnboy, Ballyconnell, Co Cavan

Activities & Family Fun

Kilnavart Church

Bear Essentials:  Here Anke and her family specialise in famous and Irish made bears. Her shop is a treasure trove to the lover of bears. The Silver Bear Centre provides classes to Build Your Bear Family and School workshops all year round. The Teddy Bear Hospital also operates here. . [5 minutes drive from The Keepers Arms]

Cavan Adventure Centre (Cavan Canoe):  Experience action packed adventure in one of Ireland’s most spectacular landscapes. From various naturally beautiful kayak and bike trails to a Splashtastic Waterpark, Cavan Adventure Centre is the beating heart of unforgettable outdoor fun. . [30 minutes drive from The Keepers Arms] 

Erica Fairy Forest:  It’s a magical Fairy Forest dedicated to the memory of Ericia in 2016. A magical place of letting go, seeing the inner child and kindness, awakening your true self. A child’s paradise. . [50 minutes drive from The Keepers Arms] 

Carafin Lodge: Enjoy a fantastic day out on water bikes, pedal boats and guided boat tours. [20 minutes drive from The Keepers Arms]

Beltrubet Day Boat Hire: Hire a self-drive day boat from the Belturbet marina. Cruise the sheltered Erne, Finn and Woodford Rivers, visit the historic Crom estate or Castle Saunderson or take a trip to Ballyconnell along the Shannon Erne waterway. [15 minutes drive from The Keepers Arms] 

The Share Centre:  Take advantage of the water activities, from kayaking to stand up paddle board, sail and even wind surf all with the help of trained staff. Try the banana boat or the new water park.[20 minutes drive from The Keepers Arms]

Lough Key – Boda Borg:  The innovative, Weather Independent Boda Borg is a Swedish concept unique to Ireland and is challenging for both adults and children.  Once you enter the two story Boda Borg only teamwork, ingenuity, trial and error and skills you probably didn’t know you have will allow you to progress through its 47 rooms! It contains fun-filled activities, imaginative puzzles and enjoyable tasks but no instructions. [60 minutes drive from The Keepers Arms]