Welcome to Castlecomer Discovery Park

Set in a stunning 80 acre natural woodland, Castlecomer Discovery Park boasts an exciting range of recreational and educational activities. This ‘young’ park opened in 2007 and comprises scenic walking trails, lakes, boating, fishing, high-ropes adventure activities, a fascinating multi-media coal mining museum, woodland train, orienteering trails, schools education programme, design craft workshops, elf & fairy hut village and award winning café. There’s a whole day of fantastic activities to be experienced for visitors of all ages so come see for yourself!

(Castlecomer Discovery Park is a Social Community Enterprise and operates on a Not for Profit basis) 


homepage-junior-play-area-titledExciting new low-risk course built between the Ash and Sycamore trees. For 3-8 yrs, €5 per child, helmet provided, first come first served. Open daily from 12pm – 4.30pm (weather permitting).

To see developments follow us on Facebook/Twitter

Elf & Fairy Hut Village Castlecomer Discovery Park

Christmas Booking opens September 1st

Canadian canoes and pedal boat at Castlecomer Discovery ParkTree Top Walk, Climbing Wall Leap of Faith AND Boating open daily during Summer from 12pm (weather-permitting)!

Reception, Coal-Mining Exhibition, Woodland trails and Jarrow Café open as usual. Design craft workshops all have individual opening hours – contact individual maker for information.

Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times and we would ask owners to kindly clean up after their pets.

First hour parking: FREE; up to three hours parking €3; all day parking €4; annual pass €45.


The level of professionalism was superb and I would recommend that anyone who has a fear of heights or a lack of self-belief try it out. Or if, like me, you think you’re Superman, give it a go – when you freeze mid-air and need a daughter to talk you through it, your ego will come back to earth with a bang.”
The Tree Top Walk Adventures – (Irish Times, August 10, 2013)