Castle Saunderson International Scout Centre

Castle Saunderson 680

Castle Saunderson International Scout Centre

Castle Saunderson is a World Peace Centre located on the border between the Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland and is a 90 minute drive from Dublin & Belfast airports.

The Centre is nestled within 550 acres of forest, woodland and the vast expanse of Upper Lough Erne. The grounds are within a designated Special Area of Conservation and form part of the famous Marble Arch Caves Global Geo-park.

This is the ideal location for all your outdoor and scouting adventures. With forest, woodland and water on our doorstep, the possibilities are endless for what you can do, from high adventure to cultural experience.


There is indoor accommodation for 65, Comference facilities for up to 200 and camping for up to 1,000 people. We have created a shared space where young people from all communities can come together in a safe environment to experience fun & adventure together.

Activities on offer

Castle Saunderson is a unique place with open areas, woodland, forest and water ways on site allowing for a range of activities to suit any groups needs. We will happily work with you to ensure your stay with us is memorable.

Outdoor activities on offer include 

  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Wall Climbing
  • Crate Climbing
  • Archery
  • Orienteering
  • Mud Run
  • Backwoods
  • and much more...

Programme resources are available to support skills training, teamwork and learning by doing in small groups.

We welcome Scout & Guide Volunteers from around the world to help develop the centre and enjoy a wonderful location in the heart of Ireland’s landscape.

 To find our more about Castle Saunderson, visit our website