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2hr Blackwater Paddle

A fantastic trip on the incredibly flat Blackwater, paddling 3km up river against the smallest of... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
MichaelK1153
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Melbourne, Australia
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Kayak trip from Killavullen to Fermoy

We were a party of two adults and five children. We started in killavullen at 10:30am and kayaked... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
Jacqui B
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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20 Sep 2016
“2hr Blackwater Paddle”
19 Aug 2016
“Kayak trip from Killavullen to Fermoy”
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TEMPORARILY CLOSED We are an established Activity Centre based in the picturesque and historical Blackwater Castle Estate. Our primary activities on site include; River Tubing, Zorbing, Zip lines, Paintballing, Climbing wall, Abseiling, Giant swing...more
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

A fantastic trip on the incredibly flat Blackwater, paddling 3km up river against the smallest of currents, reaching the river frontage at the back of Castle Hyde (Flatley's house), before turning back. The guide, Connor, was very knowledgeable about the local area, and ensured safety...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MichaelK1153
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We were a party of two adults and five children. We started in killavullen at 10:30am and kayaked to Fermoy (arrived there at 4pm) It was a super day and very well organised and lead by Blackwater activities. All the kayaks were set up and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

A great place to take a gang of lively teenagers!banteer / lyre youth club had a ball thanks to the fantastic staff ...I could not fault this place..

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank monacronin
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Had a great day with a great bunch of friends here on the 25th March. A great way to spend good Friday . The staff and the activities were brilliant could not fault it. I would highly recommend here for anyone that enjoys a bit...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Shirley O
Reviewed 19 November 2015

While staying at Blackwater Castle for a few days for my wedding, some of my guests and I were able to squeeze in a quick zip lining adventure. The zip lining isn't extravagant, just one trip over the river and another back, but it's also...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Justin T
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Had an awesome time when we went with work, the staff was almost more fun than the activities and it seems everyone, visitors and the people working there, had a really good time. Would love to come back anytime! Thanks a mill!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Im_Freddie
Reviewed 20 October 2015

33 of us visited the Blackwater Adventure Centre on a team building event and it was one of the best experiences I have had. Brian and the lads are brilliant and made sure the day was very safe & enjoyable. To cater for 33 people...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Brian_C011
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We went for a day offsite for team building, the site is really beautiful and the activities were original and really exciting. there was never a dull moment in that full day and everybody had a great laugh! The guys were very professional, all the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Marion C
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Thank a lot to everyone there. Funny day exciting moment. People are nice, activities are safe. Big Swing and zip lines are my favorite.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Clément P
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We, a team of 33 people, had a brilliant time in Blackwater Outdoor Activities. The very experienced team in Blackwater Outdoor Activities looked after us very well, we spent the whole day including lunch (which was plenty and delicious). The place is very structured and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Melanie L
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