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Gosford Forest Park

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48 Gosford Road, Armagh BT60 1UG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3755 1277
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Great place

I love near here and take my dogs for wonderful Walsh thro grounds. Take my grand kids to the well... read more

Reviewed yesterday
louise c
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Armagh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Disappointing signage

Visited park on Monday 18 June with our granddaughter. Play park has a good range of facilities... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Declan M
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Newry, United Kingdom
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“poultry” (7 reviews)
“walled garden” (8 reviews)
“rare breed” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
48 Gosford Road, Armagh BT60 1UG, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 3755 1277
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"poultry"
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"walled garden"
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"rare breed"
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"touring caravan"
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"caravan site"
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"deer enclosure"
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"picnic tables"
in 4 reviews
"lovely walk"
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"old trees"
in 2 reviews
"toilet block"
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"great place to exercise"
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"small farm"
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"short walk"
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"few hours"
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"children's play area"
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"great site"
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"all ages"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love near here and take my dogs for wonderful Walsh thro grounds. Take my grand kids to the well equipped park. It used to have a cafe but that’s closed. Camping ⛺️ areA is really spacious and clean. I have never used it but...More

Thank louise c
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited park on Monday 18 June with our granddaughter. Play park has a good range of facilities for children of all ages. There is a map just outside the play park which pinpoints the many sights to view.However apart from trail posts the directional signage...More

Thank Declan M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you would like a walk which tests your sense of direction this is the place to come. A lot of tracks and paths have no markings but you will always arrive at a point to where you can make your way back to your...More

1  Thank Charlotte G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bit of a pun I suppose ! But I use to play in the park in the late 60’s and early 70’s . Haven’t been in it for 25+ years . Great kiddies park and car park beside it. Car park not big enough ....More

1  Thank mervyn40
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

The children's play park is located at the car park, (they tend to just run out, be careful), toilets to the side and two food vans were present also, as there is no cafe. Map clearly states distance of walking and bike trails, terrain etc....More

Thank Diane H
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Amazing forest park for those who likes trees there are many very interesting old trees some of them looks very unusual. There is the castle about 2 km from car parks. It is private property but you can visit wall garden beside it. To save...More

Thank Sergiy M
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

My partner and I stayed in the park at the caravan site this weekend. We enjoyed the walks around the forest. Would defenetly go back and stay.

Thank elliemayCoTyrone
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We have been using this park for years and only a few things have changed, for example the new big children's play area and also the creation of new mountain biking trails. It is a very popular spot for walkers, runners, bikers and horse riders...More

Thank DebsB
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

First time visitor to Gosford Forest Park, and very mpressed. Went for a walk on the Boundary Trail, 4 miles, ( red arrow ) around the Park on a clear dry day and it was very enjoyable. The Castle is large, although not open to...More

Thank Mo_DaW171
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

great forest walk for all ages, A lot of different walks which are marked at diferent levels according to your fitness. Beautiful walk along side the river and different wildlife including reindeer Also well equipped caravan and camping sites

1  Thank enidbirch
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Paul A
8 June 2018|
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Response from Charlotte G | Reviewed this property |
We were there yesterday and there was goats, sheep and hens in the pet enclosure. I agree it is expensive for £5, but we've bought a forestry pass which gives us free access into all their parks. They have also made a lot... More
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janicecalvert
4 April 2018|
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Response from Mo_DaW171 | Reviewed this property |
The Forest Ranger telephone number is 028 3755 1277, and the address is 7 Gosford Demesne Markethill BT60 1GD
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Ciara G
26 July 2016|
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Response from hamilton_conor | Reviewed this property |
There are BBQ areas and firepits (rock circles ). I have seen camp fires lit .... best to ask the wardens when you arrive though.
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