Absolutely in the middle of nowhere and just the place to go for silence and quality dog time. If you live nearby there are any number of paths to explore here.
A relaxing stroll around a reservoir. Most dogs will be safe off lead when you're away from the car park and roads.
Remote Forestry woodland that's the perfect dog walking spot for nervous or not very sociable dogs.
Once part of a grand baronial estate, complete with castle and all the trappings of power, this is now a lovely forest park that's free for all to enjoy.
Ireland dog walk places Really lovely spot for a dog walk, and apparently the place where the poet Yeats found the muse for the poem The Fiddler of Dooney.
The renaissance town of Pézenas is an absolute gem, and a wander through the narrow streets here is a definite driver reviver.
By this stage of the A7 you will already have driven through the vineyards of the champagne production region, and their discreetly affluent villages.
Balaruc-le-vieux is a sleepy village next door to the much more touristic thermal spa town of Balaruc-les-Bains.
Part of the Lough Gill Natural Heritage Area, this is a great dog walk around the edge of the lake - with shelter from the conifers on rainy days.
Mullaghmeen is a gorgeous forest with a mix of broad leaf trees and a collection of native trees. Definitely not one of those forests of endless pines.
Popular woodland with forest trails that are easy to follow, and great for dogs. The monument to Master McGrath that you pass on the way celebrates a famous greyhound who was born here in the woods.
Big outdoor playspace for kids of all ages, just don't get caught in the brilliant adventure playground! Lots of dog-walking paths in the forest.