Come fly in the Faughan Valley


If you love flying along zip wires, wish they were faster and longer and the experience would never end, then Zip Trekking has your name on it!

We're ready...are you?

Here at Oakfire we've been enabling thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies alike for over a decade, and we're proud to finally present our latest addition: Oakfire Zip Trekking!

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Before you fly

  • Safety First!

    First and foremost, you'll be harnessed up and checked by our friendly and professional staff. Safety first, craic second!

  • Equipment brief

    An instructor will run through a quick safety and equipment brief with the group, followed by a short run on our mini zip by each participant. It has to be done!

  • Buckle Up!

    Once we're happy you're capable, its time to fly!
    We have 4 ziplines covering 1.5km for you to enjoy.

  • Have fun!

    Complete the course, enjoy the views and have a bit of craic with your mates!

Zip Trekking Restrictions

  • General

    All participants must be 10 years of age or older.

  • Physical

    You must be at least 1.40m (4’7”) tall, weigh less than 120kg (19 stone).

  • Supervision Ratio

    One adult can supervise a maximum of 25 minors (10-15 years). For any participants aged 10-15, one adult (18+ years old) is required for supervision (max ratio 1:25). Adults can supervise from the ground or up on the course.
    16 and 17 year olds can supervise themselves but not others.

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Zip Trekking - Course Details

Experience zip trekking!

Four epic ziplines spanning the Faughan Valley over woodland, water and cliffs, your nerve will be tested thoroughly throughout our course.

Safety System: Continuous Belay

Duration: 1-2 hours (depends on group size)

Highest Point from River: 50m

Longest Zip: 550m




Check the forecast and dress accordingly. Bring gloves if it's a cold day.



Wear clothes you don't mind getting grimy. Wear flat, closed toe shoes suitable for the outdoors.



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Opening Hours


Evenings, mornings, weekends, basically anytime as long as there is daylight.

To check availability, for queries & questions, please take a look at our booking page.