Portrush Sheepdog Demonstration
Available all year
Visit an Irish working Sheep Farm and take part in an authentic, immersive experience
Admire the stunning area, Glenshane Pass, one of the highest mountains in Ireland
See the areas where the Patron Saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick, shepherded as a young man
Help to herd the sheep flock and learn how to issue instructions to the talented working dogs
Shepherd for a day
On a visit to Glenshane Country Farm, meet James McCloy, a fourth-generation sheep farmer. High up on the Glenshane pass, you get to participate in an authentic farm life experience. Spend time out in the fields and help James herd his flock. Learn how to issue instructions to his talented working sheepdogs.
Remarks/requirements: We recommend that guests wear warm, layered, waterproof clothing and comfortable non slip walking shoes.
Walking information: Walk from Coach onto farm (100 metres).
Wheelchair accessible: No.
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