Derrymore Springs Water Adventure Centre

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Derrymore Springs Water Adventure Centre is located outside Killucan Co. Westmeath, 5 minutes from Kinnegad and just off the N4. A perfect private and exclusive setting to host a whole range of party’s let it be team building-bonding, hen-stag, corporate, birthdays, the day after the wedding or any party of your desire.

This is an oasis set amid farmland in a remote rural area where you can get lost from the world during a few hours having sheer fun and frolics out on the water. You can choose from their structured team building challenge with competing teams, or just a more relaxed activity-based day where your family and friends can have a go at various activities that take their fancy.

The event can be tailored to include a range of your chosen activities whether ‘Adrenalin filled’ or ‘easygoing’ and then you can finish off the day with a barbecue or picnic in this relaxed and tranquil setting. Derrymore can take groups of up to 50 people out on the water and they’re also open for late evening sessions. Large groups will have the whole venue to themselves.

The venue is a bookings only facility operating 10am-6pm and opens after 6pm to large groups. The lake is spring fed, enjoys clear waters and is also home to rainbow trout up to 8lbs.

Water based activities are available to groups and schools and include:

  • Fishing
  • Aqua Park
  • Rafting
  • Aqua Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Pedal Boating

Aqua Park

Absolutely great fun guaranteed in the water park with a variety of obstacles of differnt sizes and shapes. Enjoy inflatable slides, run ways, jumping pillows and bouncers all designed for maximum fun. Under the watchful gaze of the on site lifeguards, it’s going to be a real fun day out for the entire family or your group of friends.

Wet suits and buoyancy aides are supplied – Derrymore Springs Water Adventure Centre advise you to bring towels, swim suit and a change of clothes. They also say bring a pair of old cotton socks to be worn on the aqua park. Water boots/shoes are not permitted on the inflatables.

Aqua Golf

A unique new concept to put golfers to the test!

Aim for floating targets across the lake. You don’t need to be a golfer to have fun with this game. It’s an excellent activity fr team building for any group including corporate, clubs and social groups.

Rafting

IMG_5918A  fantastic team building game and you get to sail your raft afterwards! Work together to create your craft, use problem solving skills to work out the best design and then navigate the course n the water. All personal safety equipment (wetsuits, bouyancy aids and helmets) are supplied plus barrels, paddles, ropes and timber spars. Staff are on hand at all times to advise, assist and offer safety cover on the water.

 

Kayaking

Join the expert instructors for a really enjoyable kayaking experience in the calm and sheltered waters of the lake. Kayaking is a superb experience for anyone who may be slightly nervous of the water – the kayaks are designed so that you are sitting almost on top of the float and not ‘in them’ like with canoeing.

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Kayaking is a great way to be introduced to the water, helping anyone new to water adventures to gain some confidence. You’ll soon discover the fun and enjoyment of kayaking and understand why it’s so popular! Again, all equipment is provided.

Fishing

The lake is situated along the river deel, a tributary of the River Boyne and famous for its brown trout. The lake is spring fed and has a sandy bottom with varying in depths from 5 to 20ft with some 30ft holes makes the ideal habitat for healthy trout.

The 50ft high forest of trees that surrounds the lake serves as a shelter from heavy winds leaving it calm for casting out. The lake is very well stocked with rainbow trout weighing up to 8 lbs and was laid out and built with safety in mind.

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The lake operates on a ‘catch and release, take home one’ policy and is the ideal fishing experience for beginners and young kids starting out. Rods, boats and kayaks can be hired out. All safety equipment supplied. Fore more info view more details here

Derrymore Springs

Water Adventure Centre
Killucan
Mullingar
Co.Westmeath

For bookings and more information:

Phone Pat on 087 7174336 or email derrymoresprings@gmail.com

 

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