Courses As Gaelige
We are very excited to announce our new Irish courses throughout the season at Ballyhass
Develop fluency in oral Irish in a new and exciting environment. What more natural way to learn and speak a language than by using it while partaking in group adventure activities.
Irish is the first and only language at the Adventure Camps as Gaelige being promoted at Ballyhass lakes adventure, Centre, Mallow ,Co Cork. This established centre offers exceptional adventure activities such as kayaking, High ropes, Rock climbing Archery, Abseiling, Zip wire indoor climbing all on they own 40 acres site. There are daily, three day and week- long camps available all on a non- residential basis.
Each day has a morning tutorial session dealing with the vocabulary and phrases that will be used during the day.
This is an ideal centre for Gaelscoil School tours, youth clubs or cultural groups for a days outing.
Easter 2013: Three day adventure camp as gaelige
Tuesday April 2nd to Thursday April 4th 2013 is a three day camp with a turorial followed by three adventure activities each day. The days start at 09.30 to 4.00pm for age group 8 to 16 with a junior and senior group. Cost 199.00 Euro per participant.
This is the perfect preparation for oral Irish examinations.
Summer Camp 2013 as Gaelige
Five days of adventure activities Monday to Friday during July 2013 will complete a full adventure week and include turorials on spoken Irish each day. Participants will learn new skills in kayaking, climbing, and adventure sports all the while speaking and learning Irish. The camps run form 09.30 to 16.00 each day. Full details are on the web site. Cost per participant 250.00 Euro per week.
Day outing for groups.
Ballyhass lakes offers adventure days out where four activities from their extensive range could be undertaken. Groups for six person to 150 can be catered for at any one time. Indiciative prices would 40 Euro per person for a full day and 25 Euro for a half day.