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Life Adventure Centre


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Life HQ, The Grange Yard, Castlewellan Forest Park, Castlewellan, Co Down, BT31 9BU
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Whether your preference is laid back or action packed, join us at our award winning centre in the beautiful Castlewellan Forest Park amid the stunning Mourne Mountains for a host of fantastic adventure activities.

Choose from Canoeing and Kayaking, Hill Walking and Rock Climbing, Trail and Mountain Bike, Wet Bouldering and Coasteering, Archery and Clay Pigeon Shooting, Raft Building and Team Quests, even add some Wild Camping or Bothy Nights!

Options include equipment hire (Canoe hire,Mountain Bike hire, ebike and kayak hire) Guided Trips, Fun Introductions, Skills Courses, Adventure Experiences or full Tour Packages. NEW for 2020 Rentals… CUBE E-Mountain Bikes, CUBE LTD pro hardtail or full Suspension mountain bikes

Individuals, Families and Organised Groups (including interest specific, Corporate, Tour, Hen & Stag etc) all welcome.

Advanced/Online booking recommended.

Open 7 days a week.

As the ‘Outdoor Capital of Ireland’, Castlewellan Forest Park and the wider Mournes are a must visit destination for adventure seekers… Beginners, families, addicts, no excuses!

Ideal for a fun introduction, learning basics, developing techniques, or that all essential opportunity to go explore!

We’re an ‘Adventure Mark’ accredited provider, members of the Institute of Outdoor Learning, affiliated to the ‘Association of Mountaineering Instructors’ and Silver Recipients in the 2015 ‘Irish Responsible Tourism Awards’ for Best Adventure Provider. We have also been awarded Gold in the Green Tourism Awards.

Ireland and UK wide



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