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Gosford Forest Park

48 Gosford Road, Armagh BT60 1UG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3755 1277
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Well worth the entry fee

Since I was here last a big play park has been added. It is totally enclosed by a fence and was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FrequentTraveller066
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Armagh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice spot

First off the grounds are clean and well kept. Facilities were just ok. Big problem was that the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
number1nut
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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48 Gosford Road, Armagh BT60 1UG, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 3755 1277
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since I was here last a big play park has been added. It is totally enclosed by a fence and was being used when we were there. The trails are clean and easy to walk and the surroundings are lovely to walk through. The caravan...More

1  Thank FrequentTraveller066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off the grounds are clean and well kept. Facilities were just ok. Big problem was that the tent pitch is on top of rubble with a thin layer of grass. Good luck with your tent pegs!!

Thank number1nut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here many times with my kids. Good wheelchair access, parking facility is good. We could walk for hours in and around the forest. Most paths the wheelchair can go on there are few small animals hens, sheep& deer. There is also a recently...More

Thank dee667
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed Gosford,kids loved the new playpark,toilets were close to car park and picnic tables.Though would love more signs on the forest trails to show where we were walking.Pity the castle grounds weren't open to public!The deer grazing nearby were beautiful.

1  Thank 776kmc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely, well kept forest park. A great playground for the kids, a choice of 3 forest walks that were well kept and well marked. A big deer enclosure which was easily accessible and great for the kids to see deer reasonably close. Ideal for...More

Thank grahamclarke_6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for a good walk. Can be busy and parking is proving troublesome. You can access grounds for small fee.

Thank GerardDev
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This park consists of a large network of trails, lots of interesting trees, a great play park, and interesting animals. I have a five and six year old and we like to hike around the park and finish in the playground. The trail network can...More

Thank airckarc
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

First sunny afternoon grabbed the chance for an adventure with the kids choose gosford park as it was near by .Havent been there for awhile was surprised to see a great play park for the children modern enclosed and new brilliant found it hard to...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We took the long walk and mostly it is quietly subductive. Trees, deer, and a pet farm are ok. Nothing eventful and had to really talk the grandchildren up as to why we should do it. But a nice country walk

Thank MurphyMcCann
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Great variety of walks that would suit everyone. Great places for picnics or bbq space. There is a great play park for kids that is very modern. There is deers, sheep, chickens etc which you can walk around

Thank jordanneboal
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Ciara G
26 July 2016|
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Response from Hilary615 | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean for a barbecue? I know you can do that but you'd need to check with the wardens If you can build a fire. I've not seen any lit but you would need to check. There is always a warden around.
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17 July 2016|
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Response from Anthony f | Reviewed this property |
as connor has stated there are a few lakes close by or there is also the bann river that runs through Portadown, its about 15 min drive away. its course fishing and there are numerious good pitches to fish from to the rear... More
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Leakigrant
28 June 2016|
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Response from Hilary615 | Reviewed this property |
I imagine so, dogs are permitted in the Forrest but not in all areas. There are signs for no dogs in the area where there are the forest animals. They have to be on a lead too. Hope this helps
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