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Peatlands Park
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We invite you to come and explore Peatlands Park. This beautiful area has a wonderful wilderness appeal and is situated near the shores of Lough Neagh just off the MI at exit 13 south of Dungannon. Visitors will be able to experience both peatland and woodland habitats in addition to taking in the amazing views of the wildlife. A wide range of animals can be seen here which include meadow pipits and cuckoos, and many types of insects such as butterflies, moths, dragonflies and damselflies. Many woodland and wetland birds as well as many species of waterfowl nest here. Red and grey squirrels, badgers and hares are also present, while lizards and newts can be found in the open bog areas.

Within the Park are two National Nature Reserves, which have unique flora and fauna species, many of which are found nowhere else in Northern Ireland. Annagarriff (meaning rough bog) is a 77 hectare reserve comprising of wooded drumlin hills separated by areas of regenerating cut-over bog. Mullenakill (meaning church on the hill) is a 22 hectare uncut remnant of a much more extensive bog which has been growing here for over 8,000 years and is around 9m deep.

Please note the park and visitor facilities will be closed on 25 December.

Facilities include;

Visitor Centre

Picnic areas

Refreshment vending machines

Woodland play area

Designated Parking

Parking / Ecar charging

Motability scooters for hire

Toilets are available daily in the courtyard during normal park opening hours.

Train;

The Peatlands Park Railway is closed for the season but will be running on Saturday 28 October for a Halloween Spooky Ghost Train event between 18.00 and 21.00.

Tickets will be available at the Visitor Centre:

Adults - £3

Children 5 to 16 - £2

Children under 5 – free

Details of accessible park routes can be obtained from our local staff.

If you would like to provide us with your comments, feedback or ideas for improvement please contact us at: nieainfo@daera-ni.gov.uk

Details of accessible park routes can be obtained from our local staff.

If you would like to provide us with your comments, feedback or ideas for improvement please contact us at: nieainfo@daera-ni.gov.uk

Opening times

Main car park opening:

18 September 2017 to 31 October 20 17 09:00 - 1900

1 November 2017 to 31 March 2018 09:00 - 16:30

Please note the park and visitor facilities will be closed on 25 December 2017.

Toilets are available daily in the courtyard during normal Park opening hours.

Toilets are available daily in the courtyard during normal Park opening hours.

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Free

Facilities

  • Free (parking charges may apply)
  • Parking Available
  • Picnic Area
  • Toilets

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Facilities

Facilities

  • Free (parking charges may apply)
  • Parking Available
  • Picnic Area
  • Toilets
  • Suitable for Children
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Address
33 Derryhubbert Road
Dungannon
County Tyrone
BT71 6NW
Phone number
T: (028) 3839 9195
Email
Web Address
www.doeni.gov.uk/northern-ireland-environment-agency
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