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Built over 1,000 years ago and more than twice the size of a regular fort, Caherconnell is the only fort in the Burren scientifically excavated and developed for tourism. With walls that are 12 feet thick and from 6-14 feet high, this cashel is an exceptionally well preserved example of the stone forts or ringforts, which are to be found in the west of IrelandWith our custom trip planner, Caherconnell attractions like Caherconnell Stone Fort & Sheepdog Demonstrations can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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The sheepdog trials can be seen in most weather conditions, Caherconnell have fantastic facilities to protect the guests. The sheepdog handler John was an excellent host with control over 4 dogs that.... more »
We had this planned as one of our stops along a ring around Clare County. We caught the morning show right in time and it was pouring rain at one point with a cold wind. Fortunately, the viewing... more »
Fun to see the man whistle to the dogs what they need to do. A great visit with a family. Nice interaction with the crowd and not expensive to see. Good demonstration! Loved it!
The stone fort and the history is neat, but the sheep dog demonstrations are the best! Do not miss the opportunity to see that. It was hilarious, fun, and impressive.
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