Coolmelagh, Bunclody, Co Wexford

Site Description

Welcome to Coolmelagh Forest Recreation Area.  Coolmelagh forest comprises 305 hectres and offers many walks on forest roads. Magnificent views of the surrounding Wexford, Wicklow and Carlow countryside, Mount Leinster and the towns of Bunclody and Carnew can be had on a clear day. The predominant tree species in Coolmelagh are Douglas Fir and Sitka spruce with small pockets of Noble Fir, Larch and  Beech mixed in.

Coolmelagh Features

Walking Trails,

How do I get there?

From Bunclody market square take the R746 (signed for Carnew) after approximately 7 km you will reach the car park on the right hand side. From Carnew take the R725 towards Shillelagh, after 2 km take the R746 (signed Bunclody) after approximately 5 km you will reach the car park on your left hand side.

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No of car spaces:6
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Contact Info

Contact name:Matin Whelan