Barleycove

You just have to be there...

Barleycove is a large beach backed by sand dunes, which were thrown up in the tidal wave which swept Europe after the earthquake in Lisbon in 1755.

Today the dunes have been partially eroded but are protected like much of the coastal area here as European designated Special Areas of Conservation. The car-park access road runs along a narrow causeway bisecting Lissagriffin Lakes. At the north end of this causeway there is narrow bridge, where you can turn left for Mizen Head or right back to Goleen village.

WHERE TO GO

Mizen Head

Mizen Head Visitor Centre has been developed by a local tourism co-operative. The signal station was built in... 

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WHAT TO DO

Schull Planetarium

Apart from the obvious fact the it has a connection with the stars, the name Planetarium gives no... 

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WHAT’S HAPPENING

November 2019 Newsletter

Schull newsletter Issue 58 November 2019 Welcome to the November edition of Schull District and Community Council Newsletter.... 

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WHERE TO SHOP

Blue House Gallery

Set in the middle of Schull Village on Main Street. The Blue House Gallery showing Local, National and... 

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