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Carlow Garden Festival July 27th to Aug 6th 2018 - plus year-round gardens to visit

Sports and Pastimes

Quad Biking, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Marksman-ST-2 AB Training Simulated Rifle and Shotgun Experience:

Country Quads 0599724624/ 0872270466 Email

River Adventures and Canoe Hire

Go with the Flow River Adventures 0872529710 info@gowiththeflow.i.e |

Trips on the river Barrow:

Horse Riding

EQUINE Trails Borris County Carlow 059 9771695 0877769670


Borris Golf Club, Deerpark, Borris
0503 73110

Mount Juliet, Thomastown County Kilkenny 056 777 3064


Inchbeg Fishing School
Located on the River Nore the school offers tuition in wet and dry fly fishing on private waters. A further 3 / 4 mile private stretch is available for experienced fishermen.
Inchbeg Fishing School, Freshford, Co Kilkenny
t: +353 (0)56 8832576
Fishing Tackle and Permits
Mr. A. McCullagh, Market Square, Bagenalstown t:+ 353 (0)59 9721381
Mr. Liam O' Connor, O' Connor's Newsagents, The Square, Tullow t: +353 (0)59 9151337
Murph's Fishing, Tullow Street, Carlow. t:+353 (0)59 9132839


  • The Step House, Borris, County Carlow
  • The Lord Bagenal Inn Main Street
    Leighlinbridge, Co. Carlow, Ireland
    059 977 4000
  • Campagne Restaurant
    The Arches,
    5 Gashouse Lane,
    Kilkenny City
    Telephone: 056 777 2858
    Opening Hours: Lunch: Friday & Sunday: 12.30 - 2.30 Dinner: Wednesday - Sunday: 6pm - 10pm


  • Mise en Place /. Drakelands Kilkenny. Drakelands_Kilkenny (056)7702936
  • Merlin Catering 086 842 2631
  • Phelim Byrne Professional Catering Service 053 918 4995


  • The Wild Bunch - Gowran, Co. Kilkenny. "We are a cut flower garden, offering seasonal, organically grown blooms and foliage for flower lovers and brides". Tel: Tina or Gilles, 05997 75723 / Mobile: 087 0564442, or email:

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