Calling all adventurous kids in the Ballyhoura region! Join us for an exciting summer camp experience at Griston Bog in Ballylanders, Co Limerick.

Get ready for a thrilling journey filled with nature exploration, teamwork, and unforgettable memories!

Who is it for?

Children aged 5 to 12 years old from various Ballyhoura Development services and different parts of the Ballyhoura region are welcome to join. Don't worry if you don't know everyone yet; this camp is the perfect opportunity to make new friends and have a blast together!

Our Venue: 

Our Venue is Griston Bog, Ballylanders, Co. Limerick, where children can experience a real feel for the great outdoors. It now boasts an impressive purpose outdoor classroom where teachers and classes can explore and learn about nature in unique and inspiring surroundings. 

Wildlife is very accessible and easily observed at Griston Bog!

Times & Dates:

The camps will run from 10am to 2pm on the following dates:

  • 1st – 4th August 2023
  • 8th – 11th August 2023

Cost: €90 per child

Transportation: Parents will need to arrange transportation to Griston Bog.

Programme Activities:

The camp theme revolves around exploring the incredible world of habitats and the fascinating creatures that call them home. At Griston Bog, you'll encounter a diverse range of flora, fauna, bees, insects, and water life. Some of these precious inhabitants face the threat of extinction worldwide. Together, let's learn about their life cycles and find ways to protect them.

  • Shelter Building
  • Orienteering
  • Obstacle course
  • Mini Olympics
  • Team Games and challenges
  • Bird watching/Bug hunts
  • Scavenger/treasure hunts
  • Nature Arts & crafts
  • Dodgeball/soccer /outdoor tag games
  • Bug hotel building
  • Outdoor Classroom Cabin experience science activities 
  • A bird feeding station and bird-hide 
  • Dipping ponds investigations if onsite 
  • Wellness walks
  • Flora trail


Limited spaces are available for this thrilling summer adventure. Don't miss out on the opportunity to have fun, make new friends, and create lasting memories. Register today and get ready for an unforgettable summer camp experience!

Note: All participants must bring their own healthy packed lunch, water bottles, and suitable outdoor clothing and footwear.

For more information, please contact Deirdre Dore at 087-2982577 or [email protected].

You can book your space online below:

Booking for this event has now closed.