Glengarra Woods, Cahir

4.9
#5 of 7 in Nature in County Tipperary
Glengarra Wood is a mixed woodland in Ireland located southwest of Cahir, Co. Tipperary off the M8 motorway and R639 road. Approximately in extent, it is situated on Old Red Sandstone on the southern slopes of the Galtee Mountains. It is mainly a coniferous forest with Sitka Spruce being the main species. Other conifer species present include Scots Pine, Japanese Larch, Douglas Fir, Norway Spruce, Western Hemlock and Western Red Cedar. The area also contains approximately of native Oak, Birch and Alder. Animals present include fallow deer, foxes, badgers, hares and red squirrels. Birds include pheasants, hawks, kestrels, ravens, herons and many song birds.
To visit Glengarra Woods and get the most from your holiday in Cahir, create itinerary details personal to you using our Cahir road trip tool .
Source
Create an itinerary including Glengarra Woods
Glengarra Woods Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
36 reviews
Google
5.0
TripAdvisor
  • This wood isn’t fantastic for all ages , beautiful walks for every age. Fantastic place to bring your dog also.There are loads of little path ways and it’s a very nice walk to the hostel.Loads if wild...  more »
  • Great little wood for short mountain bike path also for walking River is nice in summer Car park is great for picnics benches provided  more »
  • There is no what to write you have to go and see. Landscape, animals, vegetation. I recommend the place. Small minus the lack of TOILET.
    View original

Plan your trip to Cahir

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Cahir

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Cahir by other users

2 days in Cahir BY A USER FROM IRELAND January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Cahir SEE PLAN March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 38 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Cahir BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Cahir BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Cahir BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Cahir BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Cahir & Dungarvan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Ireland BY A USER FROM IRELAND July, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in County Tipperary BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans