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Castlewellan Green Trail

One of Northern Ireland's most famous lakes, a stunning Victorian Castle, incredible panoramic views and flowing singletrack; all just minutes from the lively village of Castlewellan. 

Castlewellan Forest Park boasts all of this and more. With green, blue and red grade trails (including black options) Castlewellan is a must-visit for mountain bikers of all ages and abilities.

Public roads: Off Public Road

Getting to the start: From Belfast take the A24 towards Newcastle and turn off at Clough Village onto the A25 road to Newry. Castlewellan town is approximately 8 kilometres from this junction and the Forest Park entrance is signposted off the main street.

Traffic: May encounter Forest Service vehicles or timber lorries. During the fishing season (March to November) may also encounter cars belonging to anglers

Distance

2.5

Terrain

Trail is on well maintained forest and mountain bike paths.

Point of interest

The Victorian Castle, Peace Maze, famous lakes

Facilities

Forest Park facilities include car, minibus and coach parking, fully accessible toilets and The Grange cafe. Please note the cafe is open at weekends from Easter to end of June and throughout September. Open daily during July and August.

Publication

Castlewellan Forest Mountain Bike Trails Card.

Order at http://www.mountainbikeni.com/trail-cards/

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Castlewellan Green Trail

Address
Web Address
www.cycleni.com/6229/castlewellan-green-trail/

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