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Sculptures in Woodland

Devils Glen, Ashford, Ireland
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Many of the sculptures were missing?

We spent a good few hours walking the trails around Devils Glen. The sculptures are quite nice... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2016
chiang rai
Great trail running here!

Great trail running here and lovely setting. No amenities but close to Ashford town and mount usher... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
Dublin, Ireland
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13 Apr 2016
“Many of the sculptures were missing?”
17 Mar 2016
“Great trail running here!”
Devils Glen, Ashford, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

We spent a good few hours walking the trails around Devils Glen. The sculptures are quite nice, indigenous and non-indigenous woods. The falls at the end were in full flow when we visited. The down-side was the amount of litter present, no bins provided and...More

Thank waterpist0l
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Great trail running here and lovely setting. No amenities but close to Ashford town and mount usher cafe nice for a cuppa if you're there early and beat the crowds :-)

Thank kdubli
Reviewed 15 December 2015

The driveway from the road to the car park is quite long, but eventually we got to a very well prepared and maintained car park with surrounding picnic tables and area. Several walking routes are available, the most popular of which is probably the one...More

Thank Calafort
Reviewed 24 August 2015

This a magical experience. and well worth giving a few hours to peruse, contemplate and enjoy. The woodland setting really enhances the art work, and it is a place that lifts one's spirit and imagination.

Thank countrybumkin
Reviewed 10 July 2015

I like walking here as it has spectacular cliff side walks and a walk into the base of the Devils Glen gorge. The sculptures are fine but the walk and the lovely waterfall at the head of the valley are the real heroes. I would...More

Thank gringottsgoblin
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We were fortunate to stop at the Devils Glen on our way back from Wicklow. The weather was misty and warm and contributed to the feeling of wilderness as we climbed from the parking lot at the end of the drive to the roaring river...More

Thank TwoTravelers21
Reviewed 12 March 2014

The sculptures are there maybe 10 years now. Many have disappeared, many are falling to pieces, but it still makes for a nice walk in the woods.

Thank Themightymacs
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The Devils Glen is a forest park area owned and managed by Coillte www.coillte.ie which is the national forest company. There is a walk with various sculptures with other works of 'art' depending on your point of view. But the main point of this area...More

2  Thank BrandonDublinIreland
Reviewed 4 April 2012

Nice woodland walks, but many sculptures over growen and run down. Only real acess seems to be by car and parking is limited. The sculpture park was developed in 1994 and I don't think anything has been done to it since. Some of the sculptures...More

2  Thank 11sunny11
Reviewed 9 January 2012

Isolated and unsecured car park, lack of security in the area. No amenities, toilets etc.No lighting. Need a car as there is no public transport at all to this site. Nice mature woodland and pleasant river setting

2  Thank mickptre
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