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Waterford Nature Park

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Tramore Road, Waterford City, Waterford, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)51849759
E: lcahill@waterfordcity.ie

Waterford Nature Park is approximately 150 acres and is an oasis within the city environment. There are a number of walking trails available suitable for all levels of fitness. The Park is located near Waterford city in County Waterford.

Waterford Nature Park is about 150 acres and is oasis within the city environment. It is located near Waterford city in County Waterford. The Park's entrance is located on the Tramore Road at the Kingfisher Club. It has a 2km walkway as well as a series of walkways which traverse the park, and the paths are a mixture of tarmacadam paths along with paths mown through the meadows, which will allow children great interaction with nature.

Stones collected in the park have been used to construct stone walls creating small fields which were planted with flowers and meadow seeds which will become home to a variety of insects and butterflies. Approximately 20,000 shrubs have been planted in the park. As the Nature Park develops and nurtures, it will become a significant regional and national attraction.

Trail Metrics:
Nearest City: Waterford
Trailhead: Kingfisher Club on the Tramore Road. (R675).
Type: Linear, Loops Distance: 1.8km, 2km, 1.8km,2.2km,
Duration: 20 min., 25 min.20 min., 25 min.
Difficulty: Suitable For: All
Terrain: Gravel path
Minimum Gear: Walking shoes,rain jacket.
OSI Map: 76, S-601 108