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Glenariff Forest Park

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Address: Northern Ireland
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Beautiful waterfall walk.

Went with 3 children aged 9,7 and 5 on beaitiful spring day. We were all impressed by the walk especially when we approached the main waterfall. As you make your way down the path... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Sar40th
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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with 3 children aged 9,7 and 5 on beaitiful spring day. We were all impressed by the walk especially when we approached the main waterfall. As you make your way down the path it was hard to imagine when the waterfall would appear. The paths and bridges bring you very close to it from different angles. The walkways are... More 

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belfast-UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing views - snow of the hillsides the sound of the waterfall and no one else around lol Must see place - minor moan only one toilet open

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Glenariff is definitely worth the visit! We've hiked several trails but always return to the waterfall trail. Trails are kept in good repair but challenging. Views of the countryside, gorges, forests, and waterfalls are all spectacular!

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Place to visit whenever you visit Belfast or NI. Extremely busy during season March - October, but peacefully quite off season. Come and taste Irish air and dive in the Cristal mountain stream. The view on hills and sea are fabulous and unforgettable. Do not forget to visit Park famous tea house.

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Thank RuDa77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Glenariff Forest Park is such a picturesque and charming place! It's a pity that we could not admire it in all its beauty. The Park must be a really fairy-like forest with the dense, emerald green foliage in the spring/summer. We walked the Waterfall Trail in the late November. The walk is around 2.5 km long; the footpaths are nice... More 

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Thank Karolina Z
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Such a nice place to go to, waterfalls are the main reason to go, really off the track as well a really nice place

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Went here with my husband, friend and 12 year old godson and done the waterfalls walk, it's such a beautiful place. The walk probably takes about an hour and is fairly steep in places but well worth it the waterfalls and the views are beautiful. It's a must do if in northe Ireland.

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Thank Sarah H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Nice to go for a walk and see the waterfalls. There are plenty of routes from short strolls to long hikes.

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Baku, Azerbaijan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

That Park is such a picturesque and charming place ! Been there with couple of friends it is a pity that we could not admire it in all its beauty. Fair tale like forest with the dense, emerald green foliage l in April was the proof the natural beauty in the World. Trail and foot walk very well and was... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We tried to follow a walk NI trail called dungonell way, a 16km circular route that starts away from the forest. Not very well signposted. The walk has some challenging hills but no mountain climbing, it's all on gravel. We met a local that pointed us towards a waterfall. I'm glad we got lost because the view from the top... More 

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