You can mountain board anywhere you have access to a grassy slope, but beginners should head for The Mournes in County Down where you will find Surfin' Dirt - Ireland's only mountain boarding centre.
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Located in the spectacular Mourne Mountains, GASP Surfin' Dirt mountain board centre provides an exciting venue for mountain boarders of all skills and ages.
Beginners have the opportunity to learn and develop skills on the nursery slope, while more advanced riders will enjoy the long carving runs, jumps and features on the main hill.
Boards and safety gear are available for hire, there's instruction from AIMBA qualified instructors, as well as boards, equipment, clothing and accessories for sale.