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Balloo Nature Reserve
An adventure for young and old alike
Boardwalk Wetland Park

It has a circular boardwalk path that is pram and wheelchair friendly, a bird hide and a picnic area. 

Balloo Nature Reserve is perfect for a family stroll while looking at the local flora and fauna.

Balloo Wetland consists of two large ponds that will provide a home to a variety of wildlife including plants, birds, butterflies, dragonflies, newts, frogs and much more. It has a circular boardwalk path that is pram and wheelchair friendly, a bird hide and a picnic area.

Balloo Woodland is full of mature native trees and woodland plant life, with a small pond to provide a home to some watery wildlife too. Some of the species to look out for include oak, speckled wood butterfly, goldfinch and foxglove.

Ulster Wildlife hold lovely events such as 'Bugs and Beasties' and 'Meet the Birds of Balloo'. Have a look at their events list for the latest Whats On programme.

Opening times

Open all year

Price list

No admission charge

Facilities

  • Free (parking charges may apply)
  • Parking Available

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Facilities

  • Free (parking charges may apply)
  • Parking Available
  • Dogs accepted by arrangement
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Balloo Nature Reserve

Address
Close to Signal Business Growth Centre Innotec Drive Balloo Drive
Bangor
County Down
BT19 7PG
Phone number
T: (028) 9127 0069
Email
Web Address
www.visitardsandnorthdown.com
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