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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  • First time, it was just beautiful lovely to be with nature and just have a lovely walk. Good pair of trainers I'd say! It'd be great for children, walking the dogs etc. Different paths to walk too.  more »
  • Amazing Irish wooded area at its best, perfect for a stroll, hike our run. Only minutes drive from kilcoran lodge hotel.  more »
  • Fabulous picnic area. With a lovely stream running through. Great walking trail up through the forest the kids would love.  more »
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  • Lovely forest,just a bit disappointed because there is no toilet,no coffee shop or trash can arround.take in your backpack whatever you need and enjoy.the walking tracks they are not very noticeable
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