Portumna Forest Park
Coillte welcomes many visitors each, to this forest with many amenities on the shores of Lough Derg covering some 1100 acres.
Amenities and facilities include picnic areas, car park, toilets and a host of different trails including an impressive wheelchair and buggy friendly walkway and viewing platform suitable for people with special needs.
Sixteen species of wild mammals reside within the Forest Park, including the fallow deer of which there is a large herd within the forest, the elusive pine martin, and the red squirrel, stoat, badger, and fox may be also encountered. Bird life also abounds and 85 different types breed here.
The folks on Trip Advisor had the following to say:
“Great woodland trails.”
“Magic Walks in the Forest”
“What a beautiful park on the lake"
“Forest escape in Portumna”
“Great afternoon out”
“Lovely Local Parklands”
“Lovely place for a stroll or cycle tour Portumna Forest Park”