There is a fishery at Eden Quay and boats and gillies are available locally. There are some spectacular walks in the area, in particular the mile long river walk to Fowley’s Falls on the Glenaniff River which follows a series of waterfalls.
The Organic Centre is Ireland’s leading centre for education and information on organic farming and gardening and is a major attraction in the area.
Survivors of shipwrecked sailors from the Spanish Armada took refuge in this castle on Lough Melvin in 1588. There is a plaque at the lakeside.