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Benburb Valley Park

Dungannon, Co Tyrone
Benburb Valley Park

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Explore and enjoy stunning natural and built heritage within Benburb Valley Park through walks along the Blackwater River. The river has carved out a beautiful gorge through the countryside and is an ideal location for walking.

Start Point:
H816521

Finish Point:
H816521

Route:
Make your way to the front of the main Priory building, before heading downhill along the path towards Benburb Castle and the River Blackwater. A Bluebell Walk has recently been developed on site and this can be enjoyed if you bear right before reaching the Castle. Descend down to the River Blackwater, crossing the river using the charming white metal bridge. The River is popular with anglers and canoeists. Enjoy the network of paths on the southern side of the river before returning to make your way back up to the Priory Building.

Distance:
3.9 miles

Terrain:
Woodland and riverside paths

Point of interest:
River Blackwater, Benburb Priory, Benburb Castle

Facilities:
Car parking available, toilets available in the Priory.

Nearest town:
Benburb

OS map:
19

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  • Free (parking charges may apply)

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