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Lagan Valley Regional Park

Milltown Road, Belfast BT8 7XT, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9049 1922
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Cycling and wildlife

Spotted a sleeping heron, a kingfisher, pheasant and some Jays. Perfect cycling for everyone... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Mansfield, England, United Kingdom
A wonderful walking, scenic pathway!

Such a wonderful paved trail to walk, run or rent a bike and follow along. The pathway is flat and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Denver, Colorado
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“lock keepers” (4 reviews)
“towpath” (4 reviews)
“lisburn” (3 reviews)
Milltown Road, Belfast BT8 7XT, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9049 1922
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Spotted a sleeping heron, a kingfisher, pheasant and some Jays. Perfect cycling for everyone, lovely scenic path for walkers, cyclists, runners and canal/river lovers. The cafe in Lady Dixon park sells enormous scones! What more could you ask for!

Thank Mansfieldtrijuniors
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Such a wonderful paved trail to walk, run or rent a bike and follow along. The pathway is flat and well travelled by families of all ages and lots of pets. Ducks and bird wildlife is fun to watch and listen to. Lock Keepers Inn...More

Thank FirstTrip365
Reviewed 5 September 2016

A good spot to start a walk along the towpath is at the carpark at Drumbeg opposite St. Patricks church. This is a walk along the Lagan Navigation as it was known. In the past barges plied their way from Lough Neagh to Belfast through...More

Thank james_m186470
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This was a special event organised by Lagan Valley Regional Park and hosted by the Park Ranger Dan and his very friendly crew. It was so much fun for the kids and the adults too. There were plenty of games to get the kids enjoying...More

1  Thank mazzamajazza
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The best place to start is at the Lock Keepers Inn and from here you can walk downstream to Stranmillis Weir. The return trip will take about an hour, but to extend the walk you can take one of the many narrow paths into the...More

3  Thank John A
Reviewed 24 June 2015

One of NIs treasures. Walk/run/cycle from Belfast - Lisburn (and beyond) with plenty of entrance/exit points, off-shoot parks, and an excellent cafe. Glorious. All free.

1  Thank DrGordy
Reviewed 12 June 2015

This is a great route for a walk, cycle or run along the Lagan Towpath. Its well maintained, gets a lot of people out exercising and generally feels safe. You can often see people canoeing in the river so there is always a hive of...More

1  Thank Gillian F
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Brill birthday party experience for a crowd of 8 year olds. Best party ever, according to the twenty odd kids who attended. Dan, the head ranger at Lagan Valley Regional Park, agreed readily to my request for a bushcraft party for my eldest's birthday party....More

6  Thank Weething1975
Reviewed 13 August 2014

While in Lisburn recently, I wanted to go to the Island Arts Centre, so looked at the map, to find the quickest route, and thought there might be a shortcut through this park. But I wasn't sure, so asked in the very helpful Tourist Office,...More

3  Thank letterkennycaint
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