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NORTHERN IRELAND
PARKS

The information given here is not all encompassing but it is as up to date as possible.

See also NATURE WALKS
Belfast City Council is now responsible for over fifty properties since opening the first municipal park at Ormeau in 1871. A comprehensive brochure is available from the Parks & Amenities Department - (028) 9032 0202
Sir Thomas & Lady Dixon Park Cavehill Country Park
Belvoir Park Forest Lagan Meadows
Ormeau Park Malone House
Grovelands Park Barnett Demesne
Botanic Gardens
 
the Palm House & Tropical Ravine.

COUNTRY PARKS

Castlearchdale, Lough Erne  
Crawfordsburn, Belfast Lough (028) 9185 3621
Delamont Country Park (028) 4482 8333
Peatlands Park, Loughgall (028) 3885 1102
Redburn, near Holywood  
Roe Valley, south of Limavady (028) 7172 2074
Scrabo, Newtownards
 
 
FOREST PARKS & DRIVES
The province has over 60 forests with scenic trails, picnic areas and viewpoints. The main ones are listed below. For further information contact
Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Dundonald House, Upper Newtownards Rd. Belfast BT4 3SB - (028) 9052 4459
website
Alternatively, check the Forest Services website

 
Co. Antrim Ballycastle  
Ballypatrick  
Glenariff  
Carnfunnock (028) 2826 0088
Colin Glen (028) 9061 4115
  Portglenone   
Co. Armagh Gosford  
Slieve Gullion  
Co. Down Castlewellan
(028) 4377 8664
(028) 4377 1762 (F)
Drumkeeragh  (028) 4377 8664
Tollymore
(028) 4372 2428
(028) 4377 1762 (F)
Kilbroney (028) 417308134
  Rostrevor  
Co. Fermanagh Florencecourt  
Lough Navar  
Co. Londonderry Derrynoy  
Learmount  
Co. Tyrone Davagh, Drum Manor  
Gortin Glen  
Parkanaur  


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