Have you ever climbed the Elephant Tree, or know where the Foresters Cottage is hidden? If this intrigues, then join local guide Venora to find out more…On this 2 hour circular trail, the visitor will hear stories of the ‘Downton Abbey’ of the 19th Century, its owner Thomas, Lord Clermont, and his influence in Ravensdale Valley and beyond. Learn how the Famine affected the area socially and economically. See quirky follies, ruins and bridges on the estate. Visit the Clermont graveyard. Particular enjoyed by children.
- Min-Max Number: 4-12.
- Duration: 2.5 Hours.
- Fitness Level: Moderate, some uphill forest tracks.
- Price Per Person: €20.
- Family rates (2 adults 2 children) €60.
Meeting place: Carpark at Jonesboro Old Church, Ravensdale ( opposite the Carrick dale hotel).
Visit the about page for more general information about all walks.