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Black Mountain

Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Great walk, amazing views.

Great walk, amazing views. It's very long and very exposed. Whatever the weather, wind, rain or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John S
via mobile
A Good Stretch of the Legs

No trip to Belfast is complete without a hike to the top of the Black Mountain and Napoleon's Nose... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rebekah m
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great walk, amazing views. It's very long and very exposed. Whatever the weather, wind, rain or sun, you'll get the brunt of it. The younger kids struggled with the distance. I intend to go back without them!

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No trip to Belfast is complete without a hike to the top of the Black Mountain and Napoleon's Nose. It provides great views of the city and excellent exercise to work off all the calories you are consuming on vacation!

Thank rebekah m
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I took the Translink bus 10 from the city up to Hannahstown via the Falls Road. It's a long climb from there up Hannahstown Hill and then climbing further to traverse across to the Black Mountain park. Ulster Bus 82 takes you closer but is...More

Thank MartynG_11
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Well worth a visit if you are fairly fit and want an alternative view of Belfast and Lisburn. It also provides a chance to really appreciate the scale of the TV transmitter on the summit.

Thank travelpassion
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The park is close to the centre of Belfast with free parking. We did a 10k walk. There is a path most of the way round. It's not very hilly. The views from the top are stunning.

Thank wardenhodges
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is an excellent walk, there are at least 3 trails. The carpark is brilliant and always busy so it should be safe enough. You turn of the hannastown road. There is a cafe that opens during the day. The summit trail will challenge you...More

1  Thank Steviebizel
Reviewed 8 April 2017

A great day for walking, stopping of for a picnic, very quiet and refreshing for getting away for the day

Thank mdpg2017
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is a good walk with different routes. The views over Belfast are amazing. Good parking and accessible.

Thank maggs27m
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Used to be the domain of the British Army and you can see why. Lacks interpretation points but cafe is good. Longer than you think. Very popular. Parking limited

Thank Carnalbanagh
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A great place to see the whole of Belfast. Must drive to the place not a good stop on a bad weather day..

Thank Betty A
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Sorry I meant Patricia not Kathleen gave brilliant instructions. I'll take you home again Kathleen. Sorry Patricia
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