Burren National Park Information Point open for season

Burren National Park Information Point open for season


The National Parks and Wildlife Service has confirmed the re-opening of the Burren National Park Information Point for the 2017 season.

Located in Corofin, Co. Clare, the Information Point is open daily from 10.00-17.00.

We will be offering regular free guided walks in the Burren National Park; and organising special events and children’s activities throughout the season.

Anyone interested in wildlife, wild-flowers and stunning landscapes the National Park with its limestone pavement, hazel woodland, wetland and species-rich grassland is best enjoyed on foot via the five way-marked walking trails. The park is open and free to access all year round.

For further information and full opening hours please contact us on 065 6827693, email us at burrennationalpark@ahg.gov.ieor check out our website www.burrennationalpark.ie and Facebook page www.facebook.com/burrennationalpark.


Chief Reporter Pat Flynn has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years. His career began during the late 1980s when, like many aspiring radio presenters of the time, he worked for local pirate radio stations in Clare and Limerick.

Pat joined Clare FM in 1990 where he worked as researcher initially and later presented several different programmes including the station’s flagship current affairs programme.

He was also the station’s News Editor and Deputy Controller of Programmes. Despite leaving in 2003 to pursue a career as a freelance journalist, he continues to work with the station to this day.

As well as being the Clare Herald’s Chief Reporter Pat is also freelance journalist and broadcaster, contributing to Ireland’s national newspapers and is a regular contributor to national broadcasters.