BORRIS HOUSE

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Admission Prices: €10
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Track Biography:

Carlow Farmers hunt is a well-established foxhunting pack based in Co. Carlow.

We hold two point-to-points during the season, one in December and one in March at the beautiful Borris House estate.

It is a very picturesque setting with stunning views of the Blackstairs Mountains and the Barrow River surrounding the meeting.

Borris Point-to-Point Races

Borris House,
Borris,
Co.Carlow


Contact Details

Gill Browne - 086-1715586
 

 

How To Get There

By Road

From the M9, take the R702 east through Gowran and Gorsebridge to Borris. The point-to-point will be sign posted from the village.

From the south-east, follow the R705 to Borris.

By Air

Our point-to-point is located forty minutes from Cork airport.
 

Did You Know?

“Borris point-to-point is Ireland and Leinster rugby star, Sean O Briens local track”.

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We provide a disability parking area with fence viewing on the home straight.

Our portaloos are located close to the parade ring for all to use.

In our bookmakers ring you can view and bet on any off-course races on the day in both England and Ireland.
 

Our outside catering vendor has a variety of catering options from burgers and rolls to different chip combinations.

Our second catering vendor sells a tasty array of buns, muffins and tray bakes.

Race goers can purchase teas, coffees and soft drinks from our outside catering outlet.

No, we do not have an official dress code we just advise our race goers to dress warmly with waterproof shoes or boots.
Dogs are very welcome, but need to be kept on a lead at all times.
Yes, we welcome visitors to bring their own picnics or refreshments.
At our point-to-point, we are lucky to have wide open spaces for children to play in a safe environment.
No we do not provide an ATM so we recommend that you make a stop in the nearby village of Borris on your way to the races.

Set amongst the picturesque Blackstairs Mountains, our race track is located close to the parade ring, bookies, final fence and the finish line making it extremely assessable for all of the family to view the day’s action.

Our point-to-point is located on the grounds of the beautiful Borris House which is one of the few intact living Irish estates that can trace its history back to Brehon times, and the royal ruling families of ancient Ireland.

The estate is the family home of the 16th generation of McMorrough Kavanagh’s and still contains the majority of its original furniture, paintings, documentary archives and other historic family artefacts.

Borris House is a popular wedding venue with a range of beautiful accommodation offers to choose from as well as providing tours of the estate.
 

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