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Gosford Forest Park


🌳Gosford forest is home to Gosford castle, an arboretum, a deer park, diverse woods and open parklands. There are lots of different walking trails to follow. All colour coded and ranging in different distances and difficulty. Taking in the streams, waterfalls, ponds and grassland that Gosford forest has to offer.

🌟This place is an adventure paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. There are 2 parks. Little Explorers is suitable for up to 5 years old and is an open grassy area, enclosed with a willow hedge. The larger park has lots to keep the kids busy with slides, monkey bars and swings.

🥾There are lots of different trails to follow. We followed the Play Trail, this is a great one to follow as to keep the wee ones moving, it features different wooden superstructures to explore. Just under 2 miles and suitable for prams you weave your way through the forest and discover the ultimate adventure.

🚲There are also bike trails to follow and a pump track.

🦌Visit the Deer Park to get up close to Gosford’s resident Red Deer herd.

🏕Want to make a weekend of it? There are caravan and glamping facilities on site.

🍔If your a bit peckish after your trek, you will find coffee, ice cream, sandwiches, and hot food.

ℹ️Parking is £5 per car. There are accessible toilets on site and a bbq and picnic area.

📍 Markethill, Armagh BT60 1GD

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