We are offering guests the unique opportunity to learn and experience kayaking on Glaslough Lake at Castle Leslie Estate. Take in the beauty and magical surroundings and experience unique views of the estate whilst trying to stay afloat!

David Thom is a qualified water instructor who has over 20 years of adventure water sport.

Sessions are morning or afternoon which last 3 hours in total. Morning sessions start at 10:00am and afternoon sessions start at 15:00pm.


Single rate: €75 per person, 2 people or more: €50 per person (same price for both adults & children)

We welcome family enquiries – minimum age is 8 years and parents must accompany the children at all times. Family (2 adults + 2 children) – morning or afternoon 2 hour private excursion

Corporate groups with a maximum of 8 can be accommodated – availability dependant.

Your qualified instructor will accompany you at all times.

All necessary water and safety equipment is included.

Hot Port/Whiskey (Hot Chocolate for the Kids) will be served on your return to the Castle or to the Lodge.


Bookings can be made within 24 hours notice or sooner, depending on
availability. Contact the front desk or call us at + 353 47 88100. Email

All bookings are subject to availability and weather conditions. Sessions can be
cancelled at short notice if there are bad weather conditions, however excursions
will still take place in the rain. This is a pre paid activity and cancellations
received after confirmation will be liable for 100%. This activity is only available
to residents of Castle Leslie Estate.


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