Castlewellan Forest Park, Castlewellan

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  • One of my grandchildren was off school yesterday she & her brother came with us to Castlewellan not the best weather when we arrived . Just when we had got our outdoor coats & wellies on , heavy rain ...  more »
  • We visited here on a beautiful evening the maze is massive and beautiful views from top. High quality park for older children unreal views around lake and castle great day out for families.  more »
  • Firstly, this is not managed by the National Trust but by NI Forestry. Parking is therefore not free to NT members and currently costs £5. It is possible to walk in from the town but you may wish to c...  more »
  • This must be the best forest park in Northern Ireland. Will keep the kids happy all day. Have very good walks with outstanding views. Good cafe and toilets. Mountain bike tracks. Massive maze for all.
  • Great walk with beautiful views. Has camping site, cafe and adventure centre with mountain biking and kayaking. Also great maze and play park.
  • Havent been here in many years but decided to take our kids down to it and it has changed a lot since my last visit. Would definitely recommend although not much for kids to do.
  • A - maze - ing park Excellent facility right on Castlewellan's doorstep. Wonderful walking paths & specialist mountain bike trails which alone will take you all your time. Points of interest for kids is the fabulous peace maze & wonderful new play park.
  • Great Forrest park perfect for families