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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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  • The scenery in this location is magnificent, A beautiful perpetual flowing river! A relaxing walk up the Galtee mountain. Even the kids loved it.i  more »
  • Glengarra wood is such a beautiful peaceful place to visit in all seasons. Lovely walks up through the forest and along by the stream. Many wonderful trees . Lovely picnic area. One of my favourite pl...  more »
  • Delighted this amenity is back open to its full potential. Loads of walks here. I love the river walk. Just be careful near the road as our dog wandered onto the old main road once when walking here. ...  more »