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You don't have to be interested in ornithology to find this interesting.

We were not lucky enough to see the eagles on our visit to mount Shannon however the guide in the... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Thisisour0pinion
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Worth a seeing when in Mountshannon.

You can view with telescope the eagles nest with chicks. The guy on duty was quite informative... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
EMurphyIRL
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Ireland
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27 Aug 2018
“Sea eagle tragedy in mountshannon”
18 Aug 2017
“You don't have to be interested in ornithology to find this interesting.”
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Visiting Mountshannon Harbour there is a small Portacabin set up with telescopes so that anyone interested can see into where the White Tailed Eagles are nesting on an island in Lough Derg. The cabin is manned by highly informative rangers who can give you the...More

3  Thank Tony2Phones
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The female sea eagle died earlier this year from bird flue, the male eagle is no longer in the area at this time.

1  Thank billrobinson1
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The female sea eagle died earlier this year from bird flue, the male eagle is no longer in the area at this time.

1  Thank billrobinson1
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We were not lucky enough to see the eagles on our visit to mount Shannon however the guide in the cabin was very enthusiastic and passionate about the eagles. Especially as the eagle was reintroduced back into the the area after a long period of...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

You can view with telescope the eagles nest with chicks. The guy on duty was quite informative. Worth a visit while in the village. Right next to blue flag beach too.

1  Thank EMurphyIRL
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

What a great job, these people do, offering all a great view of the areas resident white tailed sea eagles. A small cabin perched on the edge of the quay by the side of the harbour side, housing numerous telescopes offering good views of these...More

1  Thank Reynards42
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We went down to the harbour a few times but unfortuately we did not see the eagles. There is a building there with info about the eagles but it was never open when we visited. The harbour gives lovely views of the lake & lots...More

Thank lizzie4916
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We came upon this by accident while visiting the lovely but very quiet village of Mountshannon. There is a small cabin down by the harbour. There were two telescopes directed at the nest of the white tailed eagles in the distant trees. We could see...More

1  Thank BOXtheFOX
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Visiting Mountshannon Harbour there is a small Portacabin set up with telescopes so that anyone interested can see into where the White Tailed Eagles are nesting on an island in Lough Derg. The cabin is manned by highly informative rangers who can give you the...More

3  Thank Tony2Phones
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