Sligo Adventures

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Sligo Water Based Adventures

Angling & Fishing

There is a wealth of coastline, lakes and rivers available for angling and fishing in Sligo. River, lake, shoreline, offshore and deep sea fishing are a very popular choice for adventure seekers. We are happy to help you organise a sea fishing trip from Rosses Point. Please ask us for more information on booking or visit Sligo Boat Charters.

Boat Trips

Island, sight seeing and eco-tourism boat trips are a brilliant way to explore the sligo coast line. We are happy to help you organise a boat trip from Rosses Point. Please ask us for more information on booking or visit Sligo Boat Charters.

Canoeing & Kayaking

Popular canoeing and kayaking areas in Sligo include routes along the coast and inland on lakes and rivers. We are happy to help you orgainse a canoeing or kayaking guided tour. Please ask us for more information on booking.

Kite Surfing

Rosses Point, Streedagh and Lissadell are great beaches for kite surfing. We are happy to help you orgainse a kite surfing lesson. Please ask us for more information on booking.

Sailing

There are sailing clubs in Rosses Point & Mullaghmore. Both of these sailing clubs run courses for adults and juniors. If you are interested in attending a sailing course, please ask us for more information on booking.

Scuba Diving

You can go Scuba Diving in Mullaghmore. We are happy to help you organise a diving lesson or safari, please ask us for more information on booking.

Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Stand Up Paddle Boarding is the newest adventure sport to take Sligo by storm. you can try “Supping” either inland on rivers and lakes or at sheltered bays along the coast. We are happy to help you orgainse a supping lesson, please ask us for more information on booking.

Surfing

There are great surfing spots along the Sligo coast that will suit all levels. We are happy to help you orgainse a surfing lesson, please ask us for more information on booking.

Sligo Land Based Adventures

Abseiling & Rock Climbing

Slish Wood beside Lough Gill is a good spot for abseiling and rock climbing. We are happy to help you orgainse this adventure activity, please ask us for more information on booking.

Biking

At Benbulben Farmhouse B&B we offer mountain bikes for rental. There are some great cycling routes in our area that we can recommend to you. We offer helmet & lock with all our bike rentals. Check out our Sligo Bike Hire Page.

Bird Watching

There are many great bird watching spots near Benbulben Farmhouse B&B and within the county of Sligo. We are happy to advise you on the best sites for bird watching depending on the time of year, please ask us for more information on booking.
Sligo Birdwatching Sites

Golf

Sligo has many great golf courses including Rosses Point(27 hole) and Strandhill(18 hole). There is also an 18 hole pitch and putt course close by. We are happy to help you orgainse a round of golf, please ask us for more information on booking.

Horse Riding

One of the great attractions of Sligo is horse riding on the beaches or on the quite laneways of Yeats Country. We are happy to help you orgainse a horse riding lesson, please ask us for more information on booking.

Kids Activities

There are numerous adventure activites for kids in Sligo. They can try power kiting, horse riding, sucba diving and surfing. There are also playgrounds and kids activity centres close by. We are happy to help you orgainse activities for your children, please ask us for more information on booking.

Walking & Hiking

You can climb Benbulben mountain from the back door of our modern farmhouse B&B. There are also numerous beach, forest and mountain hikes and walks nearby. We offer walking stick hire for your walking and hiking adventures. Check out our Benbulben Walking Break here.