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Ring of Gullion

Crossmaglen BT35 8SW, Northern Ireland
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Spring walk

Walking or driving you could not fault the views of the ring of Gullion from start to finish it is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
forrestwilson
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Nice day out in the open air

The air is fresh and the sun was shining, great walk for the kids up the hill and round all the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jayceeni
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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“car park” (24 reviews)
“play park” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Crossmaglen BT35 8SW, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walking or driving you could not fault the views of the ring of Gullion from start to finish it is outstanding (pity about the coffee shop it's not great)

Thank forrestwilson
Reviewed 5 days ago

The air is fresh and the sun was shining, great walk for the kids up the hill and round all the fairy houses, the kids absolutely loved it, it's not too steep of a hill walk, (I did the first bit admittedly slow with lots...More

Thank Jayceeni
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to spend the day. Playground, Fairy inspired woodland walks, mountain driving trail where you can park at set points and get out to walk or climb the mountain. cafe also available. Would highly recommend. We come here a couple of times per year.

Thank keas_mail
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The road around the Slieve Gullion forest park is a long one-way trip which will easily fill an hour in a car with lots of stops for stunning views, but is worth walking if you are fit and have at least half a day and...More

Thank SFTWigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After failing to find the path four years ago, this time we took a map and achieved the full Slieve Gullion circuitous walk. Amazing views from the summit and on a beautiful spring day it was a total pleasure. Waymarkers would have been a tremendous...More

Thank Ginny T
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Took the Ring of Gullion Heritage Bus tour. The guide Una Walsh had an encyclopaedic knowledge of the history and legends of the area delivered in a very humorous and engaging way. There is so much to see and hear and some areas inaccessible by...More

Thank Patricia50953
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Visited slieve gullion forest park bank holiday Monday with 2 young children. We've been here numerous times and every time they really enjoy it, they call it the fairy woods. The children's walk is called the giants lair, it stars out under a magical entrance...More

Thank osullivandebby
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Easily reached from Belfast with the great road system towards Newry now. The fairy walk was interesting as was the scenic drive around the top of Slieve Gullion. The only negatives I would have was the lack of car parking and the lack of signage...More

Thank Justin C
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I had a terrible experience here last year due to car parking issues etc and was determined never to try it again. Friends picked this place to meet so I had to go this time. It was a rainy cold day during the week. This...More

1  Thank DCMC
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

This is always a good but little challenge on a Sunday. The weather wasn't great but that didn't stop us. Just stick to the path and you'll make it to the top. Also plenty of picnic areas and child play area. All for free! Chippy...More

1  Thank jordanneboal
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akane_1984
would the the fairy walk be full of hills or is it mostly flat? would it be suitable for a pregnant woman to walk. thanks
23 August 2016|
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Response from Elaine J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I took so long to reply! It is up a hill to get to the fairy village and is steep in places but then eases out. Lots of people push buggies up the hill so it's manageable but I guess it depends on you and how you are... More
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Ann S
Hi, is it pet friendly? We have a little Chihuahua who we take everywhere with us .
2 August 2015|
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Response from RoG_Manager | Property representative |
Dogs are not allowed in the Adventure Playpark, and must be ‘under control’ at all times in the rest of the Forest Park.
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