Glengarra Woods, Cahir

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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.
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  • 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.
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