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Forests and Parks

From beautiful forest and country parks to fine public parks in our towns and cities, Northern Ireland has lots of open spaces to enjoy a stroll and get away from it all.

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Crawfordsburn Country Park, Helen's Bay,

With two excellent beaches, spectacular scenery and views across Belfast Lough, tranquil walks through peaceful meadows and wooded glens and a stunning waterfall, Crawfordsburn Country Park provides a relaxing natural retreat.

Castle Archdale Country Park, Irvinestown, Enniskillen

Numerous nature trails, Lough side and woodland walks and cycle trails run throughout this beautiful country park which is located on the shores of lower Lough Erne.

Portadown People's Park, Portadown, Craigavon

For a fun family day out in Portadown come on down to the People’s Park and discover all of the unique attractions, activities and events on offer.

Bog Meadows Nature Reserve, Belfast

Bog Meadows Nature Reserve is an urban oasis composed of a mosaic of reedbeds, meadows, ponds, woodland, streams and hedgerows. With three km of path, it is a wonderful resource for local communities to get outdoors and to learn about local wildlife.

Carnfunnock Country Park, Ballygally, Larne

Packed full of fun family activities and attractions, Carnfunnock Country Park offers over 191 hectares of mixed woodland, colourful gardens, way-marked walks and spectacular coastline, with panoramic views of the Antrim Coast and North Channel.

Kilbroney Park, Rostrevor, Newry

The forest features riverside walks and an arboretum. There is a two-mile forest drive to panoramic views over Carlingford Lough. There is also an Information area and cafe.

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