Getting Here

Map to Kilcully Scout Campsite? Yes Please.

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Free Shuttle BusVentact Bus

Ventact South runs a complementary bus service from Cork Bus Station Parnell Place and Kent Train Station to Kilcully Scout Campsite. Please email shuttlebus@ventact.org to book your journey. Ventact endeavors to get a shuttle bus to you as soon as possible.

Shuttle Bus Bookings close at 10pm the Sunday before Ventact!

 

 Old Fashioned Directions:

From Blackpool:

  • At the Blackpool Grotto (Ulster Bank Blackpool) go up the the hill. This is Dublin Hill. If you keep following this road you will end up at the Black Man Inn (on right) at a junction called the “Dublin Pike”.
  • Once you reach the Black Man Inn keep left at the fork in the road, a couple of hundred meters down the road take the next left turn, it is signposted with a tiny sign “Cemetery”  (keep an eye out or you will miss it).
  • Take this turn and keep on going straight over a bridge and onto the graveyard which will be on the right. If you look across from the graveyard you will see Kilcully Scout Campsite.

From Dublin (M8):

  • At the Dunkettle Interchange take the 3rd exist and follow the signs for Cork (N8).
  • You will come to a roundabout. Take the 1st exist heading towards “Cork N8/Limerick N20” and enter a dual carriageway.
  • Continue on the dual carriageway  for 1.5km and take the first exit on your left (Silversprings Flyover) and follow the signs for Limerick (N20), this will take you onto North Ring Road (R635).
  • Follow the North Ring Road for 6km passing though one cross roads (continue straight) till you reach at T-Junction at Blackpool.  (Continuing to follow N20 Limerick)
  • At the T-Junction. Take the Right turn towards Limerick (N 20)/Blackpool Shopping Centre.
  • At the next cross roads (Dinos Chipper on left) take a right turn towards the Blackpool Shopping Centre. Pass the Shopping Centre entrance (located on your right) and continue straight. At the T-junction (Woodies DIY on your left) take a right turn still following signs for “City Centre / All Routes”.
  • At the next junction (Blackpool Grotto/Ulster Bank Blackpool) take a sharp left turn up the hill.
  • Follow the directions from Blackpool from this point.

From Cork City:

  • Take the N20 over the Opera House Bridge and follow signs for Limerick.
  • Pass the “Heineken Brewery” on your left, keep going straight.
  • Keep Follow the signs for Limerick (N 20) for 800 meters. At this point the road will bend left (still following N20 for Limerick) and you will go over a flyover in Blackpool. The Blackpool Shopping Centre will appear on your right.
  • At the next cross roads (Dinos Chipper should on left) take a right turn towards the Blackpool Shopping Centre.
  • Pass the Shopping Centre entrance (located on your right) and continue straight. At the T-junction (Woodies DIY on your left) take a right turn still following signs for “City Centre / All Routes”.
  • At the next junction (Blackpool Grotto/Ulster Bank Blackpool) take a sharp left turn up the hill.
  • Follow the directions from Blackpool from this point.

From Mallow / Limerick (N20):

  • Follow the N20 heading towards Cork City until you reach a cross roads just before Blackpool shopping centre with a “Dinos Chipper” on your right. Take a left turn here (as if heading for the shopping centre).
  • Pass the entrance of the Shopping Centre (located on your right) and continue heading straight.
  • You will come to a  T-junction (Woodies DIY on your left) take a right turn still following signs for “City Centre / All Routes”.
  • At the next junction (Blackpool Grotto/Ulster Bank Blackpool) take a sharp left turn up the hill.
  • Follow the directions from Blackpool from this point.

From Waterford City/Dungarvan/Middelton/Cobh (N25):

  • At the Dunkettle Interchange continue straight over the Flyover. Heading for “Cork N8/Limerick N20”.
  • You will come to a roundabout. Take the 1st exist heading towards “Cork N8/Limerick N20” and enter a dual carriageway.
  • Continue on the dual carriageway for 1.5km and take the first exit on your left (Silversprings Flyover) and follow the signs for Limerick (N20), this will take you onto North Ring Road (R635).
  • Follow the North Ring Road for 6km passing though one cross roads (continue straight) till you reach at T-Junction at Blackpool.  (Continuing to follow N20 Limerick)
  • At the T-Junction. Take the Right turn towards Limerick (N 20)/Blackpool Shopping Centre.
  • At the next cross roads (Dinos Chipper on left) take a right turn towards the Blackpool Shopping Centre. Pass the Shopping Centre entrance (located on your right) and continue straight. At the T-junction (Woodies DIY on your left) take a right turn still following signs for “City Centre / All Routes”.
  • At the next junction (Blackpool Grotto/Ulster Bank Blackpool) take a sharp left turn up the hill.
  • Follow the directions from Blackpool from this point.