Category Archives: Local Activities

 

Zipit

Zipit Forest Adventures is a unique and exciting tree-top activity centre located in Lough Key Forest and Activity Park.  The Zipit experience provides great entertainment for both adults and children over the age of 7 and is made up of a series of challenges, set out in 5 tracks of...
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Boda Borg

The innovative, Weather Independent Boda Borg is a Swedish concept unique to Ireland and is challenging for both adults and children.  Once you enter the two-storey Boda Borg only teamwork, ingenuity, trial and error and skills you probably didn’t know you have will allow you to progress through its 47 rooms! It contains fun-filled...
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Horseriding

There are a number of horseriding stables within a short distance of Riverhaven who offer lessons/sessions to persons of all ages and all abilities. Moorlands Equestrian Centre, operated by the McManus family in the local town of Drumshanbo has been in operation since 1993 and offers lessons, treks, cross-country ride-outs, hunting...
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Arigna Mining Experience

The Arigna Mining Experience Centre was developed to preserve the energy heritage of the Arigna Valley and to ensure that Arigna maintains its link with Energy themes: Past, Present & Future. This Centre provides visitors with a unique insight into what coal mining life was like in the Arigna Valley,...
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Lough Key Forest & Activity Park

Lough Key has for many centuries drawn people to its spectacular views, abundant wildlife, historic buildings and evocative islands. This beautiful landscape is steeped in a rich history. Now after major development the historic backdrop encompasses a landmark cluster of unique attractions serving the needs of a 21st century visitor...
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King House, Boyle, Co. Roscommon

King House is a magnificently restored Georgian Mansion located in Boyle, County Roscommon. It was built in the early 1700’s for Sir Henry King, whose family were one of the most powerful and wealthy in Ireland. After its first life as a home, King House was converted into a military...
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Cycling

There are many locations close to Riverhaven where guests can enjoy either a long or short cycle.  As Riverhaven is located on it’s own lake and riverside site there is some scope for cycling on site, especially for younger guests staying at Riverhaven. The nearby Lough Key Forest & Activity...
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Aura Leisure Centre

Aura Fitness and Leisure Centre located in nearby Carrick on Shannon provides great fitness & leisure facilities.  Aura has an award winning swimming pool and separate children’s pool, along with parentsviewing area, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Steam room, an extremely well equipped gym and two floodlit all weather astro-turf football pitches.  Individual...
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Lough Allen Adventure Centre

Lough Allen Adventure located in the nearby town of Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim is an eco-friendly outdoor pursuits centre focussed on water-sports activities.  The centre is owned and managed by a capable and highly qualified team of trainers and guides and can cater for both large and small groups.  Activities available...
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Battlebridge Paintballing

Battlebridge Paintball is a fantastic paintball facility less than 10 minutes drive from Riverhaven.  All safety equipment, paintball guns and paintballs are available on site and the centre has been developed to cater for both large and small groups and a variety of different battle style games.  Smaller groups may be...
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Dining Out

There are a number of fantastic restaurants close to Riverhaven where a romantic meal for two or a family night out can be enjoyed at reasonable cost.  There are also plenty of delicious cafes to grab a quick lunch or stop in to while shopping. Just 5 minutes drive from Riverhaven is...
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Pubs & Entertainment

There are a number of local pubs within walking distance or Riverhaven.  These cosy pubs “The Moorings” and “Clancys Bar” guarantee a good pint of Guinness, local conversation and entertainment and often an impromptu music session.  A little further down the road is the unique “Bogside Pub” where a Saturday...
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Theatre & The Arts

There are a number of locations within a short distance of Riverhaven where guests can enjoy performances of theatre and the arts.  Amateur dramatic associations in the community in which Riverhaven is located (Crossna), in Boyle and also in Carrick on Shannon stage annual productions which are always enjoyable and...
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