ardmore thundercat-brandon-raceArdmore Adventures

Ardmore Adventures, founded by Ronan O’Connor, is one of the premier adventure activity providers in the West Waterford / East Cork region.  Activities include rock climbing, sea kayaking, surfing, snorkelling, archery, team building, power-boat trips, lifeguard training and first aid courses. Courses are hosted in the unspoilt natural locations around West Waterford & East Cork.

kids-camp-climbingArdmore Adventure Centre has 15 years experience in teaching and coaching. Their aim is to encourage participants to reach their true potential, offering the complete adventure experience from the first to the last minute, arriving as customers but leaving as friends. With safety a priority, the best equipment is provided to ensure the customer gets the most from their adventure. Ardmore Adventures also offer advice on safety equipment.

Contact details: +353 (0) 83 3743889
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bunmahon surf schoolBunmahon Surf School

Established in 2010, Bunmahon Surf School is located on the beach front of the beautiful sea side village of Bunmahon, Co. Waterford. The school is run by Tadhg Buckley, a fully qualified surfing coach whose aim is to pass on his knowledge of this exciting and adrenaline fuelled sport. The school caters for young and old, big or small, in a safe and friendly environment. No surfing experience or swimming ability is necessary as lessons are carried out under the supervision of the instructor, in a gentle wave waist-high water level. The blue flag beach at Bunmahon is a beach break with a sandy bottom making it ideal for beginner surfers.

bunmahon surfineboCourses Include:

  • Group Surfing lessons
  • One On one private lessons
  • Kids surfing camps

Bunmahon Surf School supply surf board, wet suit, boots (and in the winter) gloves and hats for those chilly Atlantic surf sessions. Facilities include changing areas and shop where surfing equipment can be rented. All that’s needed is a towel and swim wear …..the surf school provides the fun!

Contact details: +353 (0) 87 639 8210
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SUP-boardingPure Adventure

Located in the heart of Waterford city, Pure Adventure is a mobile paddle/outdoor sports company which specialises in quality outdoor activities for small groups, with instructors providing individual attention to their students. Pure Adventure offer a mobile service which enables their clients to experience the many great locations in Waterford and the South East. The range is endless from exploring the caves and coves on the stunning on the Copper Coast, to our Viking Tour on the River Suir.  We also take students over the border into Kilkenny and experience the thrills and spills of white water Kayak/Canoeing. Pure Adventure: Your Adventure Starts Here!

PADDY1Activities Include:

  • River Kayaking & Canoeing
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Kayak Fishing
  • SUPing
  • White Water Kayaking

Pure Adventure caters for families, couples, individuals, hens, stags, youth groups and schools-pretty much everyone. The best bit about being mobile is no matter where you are Pure Adventure can always come to you! Open 364.5 days a year, remember, it’s not just for the sunny days, it’s a lot of fun in the rain too!

Contact details:+353 (0) 87 2265550
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seapaddling fenor

Based in the sunny South East of Ireland, all kayaking tours at are led by some of Ireland’s most renowned sea-paddlers. The friendly and down-to-earth approach guarantees an unforgettable sea kayaking experience, discovering sea-caves, islands, and coves dotted along the Waterford coastline.

Experience the amazing scenery, nature, wildlife and all that the South-East coastline of Ireland has to offer with

 Guided Tours 

Why not browse their site to discover more about sea kayaking in Ireland, including details of courses, tours and trips on offer, the Waterford area and its famous Copper Coast, as well as answers to frequently asked questions on sea kayaking in Ireland. If you have time, have a look at the gallery…you never know who you might see there.

Contact details: T: +353 (0)51 393314 M:+353 (0) 87 2686529
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