Water Based Activities
Westport’s perfect position on the shores of Clew Bay means that there are literally hundreds of options for the water sports enthusiast. Surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, sailing, swimming, stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking and RIB tours are all just minutes away from Westport.
The Great Western Lakes of Galway and Mayo are recognised as the greatest wild brown trout fisheries in the world. Loughs Corrib, Mask, Carra and Conn are within easy drive of Westport. There are also a number of important river systems nearby that give great sport for the fisherman. What’s the best way to experience Clew Bay? Head on a boat trip around Clew Bay, its islands, coves, beaches to watch its wildlife including seals.
A trampoline with a difference, located on Collenmore Island, this promises to be fun filled and laugh out loud experience!
Boat Trips and Rib Tours
Clew Bay has, according to tradition, has 365 islands, one for every day of the year. Take a boat trip to experience the spectacular views and see the seals in the bay.
Snorkelling is a perfect way to discover the underwater world of Clew Bay, without the training needed to scuba dive. It’s great fun, easy to learn and an excellent way to build confidence in the water.