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Black Mountain

Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Great View of the City

Make a little time while in Belfast to hike up to Black Mountain and take in the great view of the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cody A
great views

a definite visit if you're coming to northern Ireland, I take my son up here quite a lot, no matter... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
alexisdni
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“great walk” (10 reviews)
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Belfast, Northern Ireland
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"national trust"
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"mourne mountains"
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"vantage point"
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"walk up"
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"breathtaking views"
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"tarmac path"
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"british army"
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"belfast city"
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"well worth the effort"
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"coffee shop"
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"sunny day"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Make a little time while in Belfast to hike up to Black Mountain and take in the great view of the city.

Thank Cody A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a definite visit if you're coming to northern Ireland, I take my son up here quite a lot, no matter what the weather it's always a great walk to clear your head and a great view of Belfast.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy walking at lovely sunny weekend. After hiking, friends and I spent more time in the coffee shop there. Nice experience.

Thank 20s-generation
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

If you are up here on a clear day the views are amazing. We normally walk up the mountain which has its entrance to the left of the coffee shop it takes about 1 hr 40 mins to go this way and come back down...More

Thank deemccann
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Decided to go for a walk up the mountain on a cold winter's day. It was great. The car park was pretty full, yet walking the hill there didn't seem to be too many people there. So it was a lovely walk up an amazing...More

Thank Carole W
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Up around here is to me, an underrated gem, a lot of great walks, views of Belfast are Epic, and if you take the trouble to walk up to the top of Divis mountain, on a clear day you can see Lough Neagh! You can...More

Thank John S
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Chilly. Wrap up warm for a great walk. Think about your dog. Pebbles our pug struggled due to her flat nose and strong chilly winds. Next time I'm leaving the dog behind

Thank Patricia S
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Black Mountain gives a superb view over Belfast. There is a wonderful walkway which takes you to the top of the mountain. There are a choice of walks for different abilities and it can take anything from 30-45minutes to get to the top but you...More

Thank mgough56
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Exhilarating easy-pace walk or more energetic climb from Belfast Castle to summit repays dividends with full-throated skylark song in the air and marvelous views of Belfast City, Belfast Lough and far across into Co. Down. Guaranteed to bring colour to your cheeks and a huge...More

Thank Discerning-WildRover
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

You get a great view of the city. I highly recommend climbing up Black Mountains. The view is incredible. It's also a pretty easy hike.

Thank nrivy
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Response from Gerard M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I meant Patricia not Kathleen gave brilliant instructions. I'll take you home again Kathleen. Sorry Patricia
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Response from Patricia D | Reviewed this property |
I also do airb@b if your looking somewhere to stay
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