What to see and do in the Park


Special Events

Special Events (children's activities, guided walks and evening talks) are organised throughout the year. For more information on forthcoming events please see our events page. Click here for the events page.

Diamond Hill Trails - Possible Closures

Due to essential health and safety maintenacne works on Diamond Hill, the trails may be closed on certain days between now and Christmas 2015.

If you are planning a visit to the park and would like an update, please telephone 095 41054 or 076 100 2528 or email CNP@ahg.gov.ie or check back here.

Thank you for your co-operation and understanding with this matter.


See below an image of the trail map.

Guide to Trails

Image © NPWS

As you will see there are four trails in Connemara National Park (see guide above). Each of them can be accessed from the Visitor Centre situated close to Letterfrack Village. More information can be gained from the Guide staff at the Visitor Centre.

You can download the above information by clicking the link below:

Please click here for a map of the trails in the Park which can all be accessed from the Visitor Centre (pdf)



The playground features a variety of wooden equipment including see-saws, slides, chin-up bars, tunnel & playhouses. There are picnic tables with views of Diamond Hill and small woodlands are alongside the playground.

Tunnel in Playground

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