Official tourism website for Northern Ireland

Colin Glen Forest Park


  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
163 Stewartstown Road, Dunmurry, Belfast, County Antrim, BT17 0HW
Colin Glen Forest Park

Book Tickets Online


Colin Glen Forest Park is a beautiful wooded glen located in the southwest of Belfast City in the heart of the Belfast Hills. Visitors can expect to enjoy beautiful woodland walks, adventurous outdoor activities and superb leisure facilities with a spectacular unparalleled view over Belfast City from a height!
Colin Glen Adventure Centre
Our ever increasing portfolio of Outdoor Activities ensure there is something for everyone to enjoy at Colin Glen

SKYTrek – is Ireland's premier high & Low ropes activity centre including Climbing Wall & Challenges, Zip Lines & Fan Descender. SKYTrek offers an adventurous day out for all! Suitable for everyone, from 5 years and up, SKYTrek will take you out of your comfort zone and force you to overcome challenges at height, leaving you with elated self confidence in your ability to master all of life's difficulties!

Kayaking – Our nearby man-made lake at the top of the beautiful glen is perfect for beginners, right through to more experienced paddlers. Our qualified team of kayaking instructors will be on board to ensure you not only have a great day in the water but also learn new skills and improve your kayaking ability.

Lazer-tag – This exhilarating outdoor experience is a game of wits and cunning, stealth and strategy. At close combat try and lead your team to victory using our infra-red gaming guns while navigating through the wilderness of the forest.

Aqua Zorbing – Hugely popular for all ages and abilities, this new activity involves the participant literally walking on water, while inside a large inflatable ball. You can walk, run and flip on the water to your heart’s content all without getting wet.

Raft building – Robinson Crusoe eat your heart out! This water based competitive team challenge involves constructing a raft from barrels, planks and rope with a little encouragement from our skilled staff.

Zorb football – Crash, Bounce, Bump and Flip in the most unique, bizarre and energetic football game you will ever take part in.

Archery – Try your hand at archery, this exciting sport is suitable for all ages and abilities, enabling everyone to challenge themselves and develop skills such as accuracy, concentration and mental discipline.


Attraction Facilities

  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tours Available
  • Open Evenings
  • Open Mondays
  • Open Sundays


  • Picnic Area
  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing facilities

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted
  • Euros accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Free (parking charges may apply)

Travel & Trade

  • Family Discount

Add Colin Glen Forest Park to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel+44 (0) 28 9061 4115

Map & Directions

Opening Times

* Colin Glen Forest Park is open all year round. Contact us for car park opening times.
Forest Park Centre; 09:00 - 17:00 Monday-Friday, 11:00 - 15:00 Saturday (All Year except Christmas and Bank Holidays).
Phone for café times.

What's Nearby

  1. The Mouse took a stroll through the deep dark woods…. Come and join the very clever mouse…

    0.02 miles away
  2. Wedderburn Park is a small neighbourhood park in south Belfast. It is equipped with a…

    1.31 miles away
  3. Complete with bell and cast iron fountains, this Victorian cemetery was opened in 1869 as…

    1.98 miles away
  1. An attractive rolling parkland some 130 acres to the south of Belfast. The display of…

    2.31 miles away
  2. Bog Meadows Nature Reserve is an urban oasis composed of a mosaic of reedbeds, meadows,…

    2.33 miles away
  3. Malone House, located in Barnett Demesne in south Belfast, is a late Georgian mansion…

    2.46 miles away
  4. Barnett Demesne combines tree and plant collections with semi-natural features such as…

    2.46 miles away
  5. Áras Uí Chonghaile is a modern, inspirational, visitor centre that will attract visitors…

    2.5 miles away
  6. Laganvale Farm caters for all weather offering a super indoor soft play centre which can…

    2.61 miles away
  7. Drumglass Park, located between the Lisburn and Malone Roads in south Belfast, is popular…

    2.61 miles away
  8. Northern Ireland have achieved so much on the global stage and the centre covers it all.…

    2.63 miles away
  9. Slievenacloy is a vast wildlife paradise of grassland, meadows, rush and heath. It is…

    2.64 miles away
  10. Minnowburn is 128 acres of woodland and countryside, owned by the National Trust and…

    3.13 miles away
  11. Refreshingly little is known about this prehistoric enclosure, over 600 ft in diameter,…

    3.13 miles away
  12. Discover the magic of brewing by visiting Ireland's oldest independent brewery, in the…

    3.26 miles away
  13. Built in 1897 by the Naughton brothers of Randalstown, Clonard Monastery was designed in…

    3.31 miles away
Previous Next

Map & Directions

Brochure Image
View Maps and Visitor Guides
View what Northern Ireland has to offer and some of the best things to see and do during a visit.
E-newsletter Image
E-newsletter sign up
Sign up for the Discover Northern Ireland newsletter for inspiration and travel tips.
Back to Top

Tourism Northern Ireland

Don't Miss