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Trail & National Park Closures

Important notice regarding closures of trails on Diamond Hill and the National Park. Please follow safety advice from staff and follow signage as requested. Please see our Facebook Page for updates on closures: https://www.facebook.com/ConnemaraNationalPark Please be advised that the Lower Diamond (Blue) and Upper Diamond (Red) trails are closed today, Friday 20th. The National Park will be closed tomorrow Saturday 21st for essential maintenance works. During this time please follow instructions from Park Staff and all warning signs during these...

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National Park Cleaning Contract

  Tenders are invited for a 6 month cleaning contract for Connemara National Park, Letterfrack, Co. Galway from 01/12/2020 to 31/05/2021. There is the possibility of a one six month extension, subject to agreement of both parties. For the periods from 01/12/2020 to 31/05/2021, the contract involves 7 days per week. You are advised to visit the locations and familiarise yourself with the requirements before submitting your tender proposal. To arrange a visit please contact Martin Coyne (086 - 4040341)....

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UPDATE: Diamond Hill Closures

Important notice regarding closures of trails on Diamond Hill & Ellis Wood. Please follow safety advice from staff and follow signage as requested. Please see our Facebook Page for updates on closures: https://www.facebook.com/ConnemaraNationalPark Please be advised that the trails on Diamond Hill Trails (Red, Blue & Yellow routes) and Ellis Wood (Green route) will be closed to the public on Tuesday 10th of November 2020. This is to allow for essential maintenance to be carried out. There will also be...

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Storm Aiden – Park Closed October 31st

Due to Storm Aiden, please note that Connemara National Park including Diamond Hill Trails and toilets will be closed Saturday 31/10/2020    For storm updates see: https://www.met.ie/warnings/   For more information on Weather Warnings and Connemara National Park see: https://www.connemaranationalpark.ie/visit-us/weather-warnings/

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Storm Francis – Site Closures

Due to Storm Francis, please note that Connemara National Park including Diamond Hill Trails & the Visitor Centre will be closed from 6pm this evening (Monday, 24th August 2020) to 9am on Wednesday, the 26th August 2020.   For storm updates see: https://www.met.ie/warnings/   For more information on Weather Warnings and Connemara National Park see: https://www.connemaranationalpark.ie/visit-us/weather-warnings/

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Storm Ellen – Site Closures

Due to Storm Ellen, please note that Connemara National Park including Diamond Hill Trails & the Visitor Centre will be closed from 6pm this evening (Wednesday, 19th August 2020) to 9am on Friday, the 21st August 2020.   For storm updates see: https://www.met.ie/warnings/   For more information on Weather Warnings and Connemara National Park see: https://www.connemaranationalpark.ie/visit-us/weather-warnings/

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40th Anniversary Art Exhibition

***Reminder*** Only a couple of weeks left to see our 40th Anniversary Art Exhibition. The works will be in place until the end of August.  Click here to download our exhibition brochure (pdf) if you won't be able to visit the Park to see these wonderful pieces. Some pieces have already been snapped up. If you wish to purchase any that are still available please contact the National Park who will put you in touch with the artist. Email cnp@chg.gov.ie...

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Re-Opening Arrangements – Important Notice

  ***IMPORTANT UPDATE: Following a review of protocols, the exhibition space will remain closed until further notice. The Tea Room & Toilets remain open.*** The Visitor Centre, Tea room & Toilets are re-opening on Monday 29th of June. The Visitor Centre & Toilets are open from 9.00am until 5.30pm. Toilets will be closed intermittently during the day for cleaning. The Tea Room will be initially open from 11am to 4pm   Things will be a little different on site, and...

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Proposed New Developments

The following details are for the proposed new developments at Connemara National Park. Click here to download this information as a .pdf document. The full planning application is also available on the Online Planning System on the Galway County Council website - Planning Reference Number: 20676     Site location maps (pdf), proposed layout and path maps can be downloaded here also: 10774-2001-A - Site Location Map - Mweelin 10774-2002-A - Site Location Map - Letterfrack 10774-2003-A - Proposed Route Layout...

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