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Glenariff Forest Park

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Cold morning walk

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

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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belfast-UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

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 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 4 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

On our past trip we were unable to visit Glenariff Forest Park due to closure. We went this time in October and hiked the waterfall trail. Spectacular fairy like forest with pathways leading to many lovely waterfalls. We hike for an hour and a half. The trail in parts were quite steep and some what uneven. Good sturdy shoes are... More 

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