Although the attraction of Drumcoura is its quietness and serenity, it has many pleasant, refreshing and enjoyable activities to offer.
Tel: Ron 087 6485830
Horses, including American Quarter Horses and American Paint Horses is the foundation for Drumcoura Equestrian Activities. There is a large indoor arena and two outdoor arenas as well as forest trails. Instructors will make your riding lessons or trekking enjoyable no matter what your level of skill or experience. Our Equestrian Centre is AIRE approved and we have two instructors that hold Level 2 Certificates from the Western Equestrian Society in association with Horse Sport Ireland.
More information on the Equestrian Centre Features here
Drumcoura Lake is a matter of a minute away by walking from your timber built self-catering accommodation to the 50 acre Lake, where you can hire one of Drumcoura’s row boats (summer only) or fish from the bank. The lake has a good variety of fish including pike, perch and bream. If the fish don’t bite, you can fish from our other lake, Lough Awaddy, or explore a myriad of lakes, streams and canals in the immediate vicinity of Drumcoura.
Drumcoura has an outdoor tennis court. Please bring your tennis racquets, balls, and appropriate footwear.
There are row boats (summer only) at the jetty on Drumcoura Lake. Whether you are interested in rowing for enjoyment or wish to use the row boats for fishing you should have a great time on the lake. Drumcoura Lake Resort provides life jackets for both adults and children.
Learn how to make your own bow and arrows. Take Archery Lessons on our Drumcoura Range or woodland target walk. Contact Dave Hodson 086 1608354
Saloon (Bar and Restaurant)
The bar and Restaurant known as the Cowboys and Heroes Saloon is open at 6:00pm on Wednesday to Friday and at 1:00pm on Saturday and Sunday. It is a picture of what you would find in the West of America and is the only Western Bar and Restaurant in the County. There is live music on most weekends. The Restaurant has a genuine Smoker which gives a great flavour to the American Style food such as the Ribs, Chicken, Pulled Pork, Burgers and Steaks. The Sweet Potato Fries are not to be missed.
Other Amenities near Drumcoura
The Ballinamore Golf Course is 9 km away and a round of golf on this beautiful 9 hole course costs only €10 during the week and €15 on the weekend.
The town of Ballinamore is also 3 kms from Drumcoura and has shopping, pubs and restaurants.
The Arigna Mines, the Marble Arch Caves and Lough Key Forest Park are all exciting day trips within a half hour drive from Drumcoura.