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Explore the beautiful Castle Ward and Strangford Lough area! Choose your activity – paddle around our sheltered lough bay or bike around the stunning estate trails.
There will be Canoes, ‘Sit on Top’ Kayaks and Mountain Bikes for hire.
Everyone is welcome ... individuals, groups of friends, families...
Suitable for: Everyone - no experience necessary.
Children and Adults:
9 months + for Biking
4+ yrs old for Kayaks and Canoes (under 18s must be accompanied by an adult at all times).
Please wear warm active wear and sturdy footwear that you don't mind getting wet and/or a little dirty.
Call or email us for more details and to make a booking.
Phone: +44(0)28 43 723 933
Castle Ward Estate,
+44(0)28 43 723 933
Directions from Downpatrick: For Clearsky Adventure Centre follow directions below. For Sea Safari at Strangford Pier continue past entrance of Castle Ward Estate and continue to Strangford Village. Head towards Strangford on the A25 then turn left at the crossroads where you will see a sign for ‘Castle Ward Estate’. Follow road through gates into the estate, passing the Castle Ward mansion house on your right and warden’s hut on your left. Continue along the road, following signs for the car park. When you reach the car park (on your left) continue straight along the one-way system, following signs for The Farmyard and Clearsky Adventure Centre. You will go down a hill in a sharp U shape. At the bottom, turn left and continue onto the two-way system until you reach the bottom of the hill and Farmyard/courtyard area. Turn left through arched opening into courtyard next to big clock tower. You have arrived!