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Recreational Facilities


Field sports

Seventy-six pitches are provided catering for a range of team sports including Gaelic games, soccer, rugby, American football, hockey and cricket and bowling.

dlr Leisure Services manage two all-weather pitches. One is in Stepaside and one in Marlay Park. For more information visit http://dlrleisure.ie/

Tennis courts

There are tennis courts at 11 locations throughout the County, many of which are administered at local level by community based tennis clubs on the basis of a management licence from the Council.  A tennis-coaching scheme is operated at a number of the Courts by the Dublin Parks Tennis league with assistance from the Council.


The Council maintains a 9-hole golf course at Stepaside and a 9-hole par 3 golf course at Marlay Park.


An all weather athletic track has been built in Kilbogget Park, Loughlinstown.


The first phase of a network of cycle routes has been provided within Parks and open spaces during 2001 and 2002. Public lighting has also been installed on a number of these.