A gentle walk taking in the Wildflower Meadow, areas of mature woodland, and a coastal stretch. The Wildflower Meadow and 21 acres are a blaze with colour in the summer months when the orchids and wildflowers are in bloom.
Crawfordsburn Beach and Helen's Bay are also worth a visit.
Point of interest:Mature woodland, wildflower meadow, orchids
OS map:Sheet 15
Terrain:Off road paths
Route:Leave the Visitors' Centre at Crawfordsburn Country Park, and follow the waymarked trail south. It continues through the Glen, Wildflower Meadow, 21 Acres, and along the coastal path to return to the centre.
Facilities:The Woodlands Café is situated at the visitors centre in the country park and is open everyday 10:00-4:30. The café serves hot and cold snacks, lunches and specialty teas and coffees. Car parking, picnic tables and toilets are also available on site.
Accessible toilet facilities:Yes
Accessible terrain:For more information contact the Visitor Centre on 028 9185 3621
Getting to the start by car:Follow the A2 from Belfast to Bangor. Crawfordsburn Country Park is signposted from the Junction at Ballyrobert.