Kilcar Bed & Breakfast near Sliabh League, Spectacular Scenery in the centre of Muckross Head Peninsula, Outdoor Barbecue Facilities, Near quiet and sandy beaches, Ocean Spray B&B, County Donegal, Ireland
 

Activities

Ocean Spray B&B is situated on the Muckross Head Peninsula which is at the heart of the Donegal Gaeltacht - the Irish speaking area. Our B&B is on the Wild Atlantic Way / Slí An Atlantaigh Fhiáin - the world's longest defined coastal touring route.
Muckross Head peninsula, showing the position of Ocean Spray B&B on the Wild Atlantic Way, Co. Donegal, Ireland

Surfing, Swimming and Bathing

Trá Lobhair  Beach idea for surfing, Muckross, County Donegal, Ireland
There are two beaches in Muckross which are only a 5 min walk away from Ocean Spray B&B. Trá Lobhair beach is ideal for surfing. The other beach, Trá Bhán, has a car park and toilets and is ideal for swimming and bathing.
Trá Bhán  beach, ideal for swimming & bathing, Muckross, County Donegal, Ireland

Painting & Birdwatching

The tranquil setting of Muckross Head makes it an ideal location for artists and birdwatchers. Muckross Head is home to large numbers of breeding seabirds and wintering geese and amongst its rarer inhabitants is included the Red-billed Chough.

Rock Climbing

Muckross Head & caves, ideal for rock climbing, County Donegal, Ireland
Muckross Crag is a popular location for rock climbing with about 50 climbs available of all grades.

 Hill Walking

Croagh Muckross

Croagh Muckross is a nice climb for hill walkers where 5 counties can be seen from the top making it a truly enjoyable adventure. At low tides one can access the back of the headland and view the cave formations caused by erosion through the ages.

Slieve League Cliffs

Sliabh League, highest sea cliffs in Europe, County Donegal, Ireland
The cliffs are just a 15 minute drive from Ocean Spray. This is a great day out where you can experience the highest sea cliffs in Europe at 600m. Enjoy the lovely walk with spectacular scenery along the cliffs and experience the thrilling 'One Man's Pass' to Malinbeg 16km west near Glencolmcille.

Further afield in Donegal and Sligo their are many locations for hill walking accessible in less than an hour's drive from Ocean Spray B&B, These include the Blue Stack Mountains, County Donegal and Ben Bulben & the Ox Mountains, County Sligo.
Ben Bulben & the Ox Mountains, County Sligo are less than an hour's drive from Ocean Spray B&B on the Wild Atlantic Way, Co. Donegal, Ireland

 Fishing 

Boats at Muckross Head near Ocean Spray B&B, Kilcar, County Donegal, Ireland
Rock fishing is possible around the Muckross headland and the area is popular for deep sea angling.
Tralor Beach idea for surfing, Muckross, County Donegal, Ireland

Boat Trips from Teelin Pier

The Nuala Star charter boat is based in Teelin Pier, Co. Donegal. Talk to Paddy for sightseeing trips to Sliabh League / Bunglass cliffs where you can enjoy deep sea angling, dive charter, dolphin spotting, bird watching and if you're lucky on the day you can watch Paddy have a swim with the dolphins. Geraldine will be pleased to make reservations for you for Nuala Star on your arrival at Ocean Spray. Tel +353 (0)74 9739365 or email paddy.byrne@nualastarteelin.com. Web: www.sliabhleagueboattrips.com