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Whooper Swan Paddle

Sunday 12th February 2012 10.00 AM to 2.00 PM (This Event is Over)

Venue : Lough Beg

Qualified canoe instructors from Eye Feel Good were the guides for this unique opportunity to paddle the beautiful Lough Beg wetlands by Open Canoe to view Whooper Swans and other wildlife.

The Whooper Paddle Movie

Lough Beg is a wetland of international significance as a waterfowl habitat and this is a trip not to be missed.


There is a charge of 10 per person payable on registration for the event.

You must be over 16 years to participate.


To book a place or for further information please contact

Ruth Wilson
Biodiversity Officer
Antrim Borough Council
T 028 9446 3113 ext 1371


Wear warm clothes suitable for the time of year.

Wear plenty of quick drying and warm thin layers.

Wear waterproof and breathable clothes.

Avoid wearing jeans or other heavy material.

Some things you may want to pack to make your day more comfortable and enjoyable:

  • Hat (Waterproof and Warm)
  • Gloves
  • Sturdy waterproof footwear
  • Fleece Jacket of Jumper
  • Waterproof Jacket
  • Waterproof Trousers
  • A change of clothes
  • Packed Lunch/ Bottle of Water/ Warm Drink
  • Snacks for your pockets
  • Sunglasses (You just never know)
  • Umbrella
  • Binoculars
  • Camera

Eye Feel Good will provide your paddle, boat, Bouyancy Aid/ Personal Flotation Device and other safety equipment.

Eye Feel Good will provide water-tight barrels to store your packed lunch.

If you have any questions about what gear to bring please call Richard on 07877857220 or email Richard at

Whooper Swan Paddle