At this time of the year, getting out and about is a real joy. After a winter of dreary weather and spending time indoors, spring is a great time to boost your mental health with a walk in nature. Ireland has some of the most beautiful scenery and natural places to enjoy in the world.
Monaghan is a great place to base yourself if you want to enjoy Ireland’s natural beauty – it has all the facilities that you want from shops like Vodafone Monaghan to places to eat and stay, as well as being in proximity to plenty of beautiful places to walk.
Here are some of the best places to walk this Spring…
Mount Stewart – Follow the red squirrel trail at this time of the year and you may be lucky enough to spot one of these lovely and elusive native squirrels. Enjoy the beautiful gardens as the first signs of spring start to appear.
Rossmore Forest Park – This is a beautiful place to walk and has many wild residents within it – from otters and foxes to the many birds such as flycatchers and cuckoos. There are various trails where you can wander through woodlands or explore ancient sites, such as a tomb dating back thousands of years.
Peters Lake – In the centre of the town of Monaghan lies the beautiful tranquil St Peters lake. See the waterfowl and revel in the peace and tranquillity of the area as you enjoy a stroll around the lake.