How to get there:
Slish wood is reached from the R287 at the southern shore of Lough Gill. Slish wood has ample car parking and picnic amenities.
Ample car park area
Slish wood used to be ones an extensive oak forest, but most of the trees were felled during 1940's. Some of the oak forest is still left, mainly at the lakeshore.
At the car park, there is a small river which can be great fun for the kids to play in.(Supervised)