Recreation

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Biodiversity in Dublin City

The biodiversity of Dublin's wildlife is all around us, and many of Dublin City's parks have international importance for their fauna and their habitats.  Click here to link to the Podcast Tour of Dublin (available on www.rte.ie). The podcasts are an easy way to find out more about this while you are out in our parks.

Slí na Sláinte Trail

The newest Slí na Sláinte Trail for Dublin City was launched by the Lord Mayor on 28 November 2012 with Dr. Brian McCraith, President of Dublin City University and Barry Dempsey, CEO, Irish Heart Foundation. This is a joint initiative of Dublin City Council and Dublin City University with the Irish Heart Foundation which links the park and the DCU campus in a 3.5 km exercise route. Download the leaflet and find out more.

Ringsend Park, Sean Moore Park and Poolbeg Lighthouse Sli na Slainte routes were recently launched in Ringsend Park. Ringsend Park is a 1.1km circuit, Sean Moore P{ark is 1.2km circuit and Poolbeg Lighthouse is 10.2 circuit. Please click here to download brochure.

Find a playground

Click here for a list of playgrounds in Dublin City Parks