The Rowing Ireland Recreational Rowing Committee are delighted to host a one day recreational tour of Blessington Lakes on Saturday, the 17th of July 2021.

Row the shores of the large lake, from Blessington Boat House around the Lake Drive via Lacken, Ballyknockan, Valleymount, Baltyboys , Burgage and Blessington in Touring Quads. (Distance is roughly 20 kilometers)

(route is subject to change according to weather conditions on the day – alt route to Poulaphuca Dam or Avonree/lake confluence )

Row the spectacular lakes leaving from Blessington Boat House at 10.30am.

An ideal day trip for the experienced recreational rower. This is not a competitive event.

This event is the first of what is planned to be a regular calendar of organised Rowing Ireland tours on our local rivers and lakes.


Please complete the form below to sign up and once the place is confirmed you will receive an email with a link for payment. Cost: €20 per seat.

Includes seat rental and light snacks and water breaks.

Places limited to 30 and will be allocated on a first come, first served (waiting list if over-subscribed).

All rowers much be registered with Rowing Ireland.