Enjoy the Beaches

On the Hook Peninsula visitors will find a beach suited to many leisure activities. Within a short distance of Hook Lodge are located Dollar, Booley or Boyces Bay where you can take in the beautiful rural coastal seascapes on these quite secluded beaches and the gentle crashing of waves is the only sound to interrupt your thoughts.

You can find safe refuge for a traditional fun day by the sea at Grange, Baginbun, Sandeel  or Ducannon Bays. During the summer months where a lifeguard service is provided.

For those with a more adventurous spirit Carnivan is one of Wexford County’s best surfing beaches, Freedom surf school  make the trip from their base in Tramore to give lessons and Carnivan is also the location of the peninsula’s annual Hooked’n’Tagged beach rugby tournament.

On a windy day the shoreline at Duncannon hosts kitesurfers ; lessons are available for novices from the renowned Hooked Kite Surfing school.