Park encompasses some 2,957 hectares of rugged quartzite and
schist terrain of north Connemara, stretching from sea level
at Letterfrack to some of the peaks of the Twelve Bens
mountains (Benbaun, Bencullagh, Benbrack and Muckanacht).
The landscape is mantled by blanket bog and wet heath
vegetation with characteristic and varied wildlife. The park
features two self guiding nature trails. The visitor centre
features an information desk, tea room, shop, audio-video
show and an exhibition on the Connemara landscape. Regular
guided nature - check times. Visitors planning to attend
these walks should bring appropriate footwear and rain wear.
Beaches / Swimming
Renvyle is home to spectacular beaches in particular the
'white strand', a long expanse of white sand with stunning
views across the aquamarine ocean that would rival any beach
worldwide. This magical place has inspired writers and
artists and draws them back again and again, some have
settled in the area.
Renvyle Golf Club ; Renvyle, County Galway
A challenging 9 Hole, with brilliant Connemara scenery,
located on the grounds of Renvlye House - Green Fees €15 per day.