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Gosford Forest Park

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Address: 48 Gosford Road, Armagh BT60 1UG, Northern Ireland
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Long or short, something for everyone

This park consists of a large network of trails, lots of interesting trees, a great play park, and interesting animals. I have a five and six year old and we like to hike around... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This park consists of a large network of trails, lots of interesting trees, a great play park, and interesting animals. I have a five and six year old and we like to hike around the park and finish in the playground. The trail network can get a little confusing but the park is fairly simple to navigate so just enjoy... More 

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Bessbrook
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

First sunny afternoon grabbed the chance for an adventure with the kids choose gosford park as it was near by .Havent been there for awhile was surprised to see a great play park for the children modern enclosed and new brilliant found it hard to get the kids away from it to go for a walk.The park is old and... More 

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San Francisco
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We took the long walk and mostly it is quietly subductive. Trees, deer, and a pet farm are ok. Nothing eventful and had to really talk the grandchildren up as to why we should do it. But a nice country walk

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Dromore, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Great variety of walks that would suit everyone. Great places for picnics or bbq space. There is a great play park for kids that is very modern. There is deers, sheep, chickens etc which you can walk around

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Thank jordanneboal
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

An area of outstanding beauty with plenty to look at and look for...there is gosford castle, the deer, the small farm animals and the woods. Also a playpark for children and an area designated for camping perfect for summer evenings. Although be prepared to bring comfortable shoes...we also had a hard time finding our way out of the woods and... More 

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Richhill, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Husband and I took the children for a run about and a play at the new park It was lovely and although the weather turned it was still a nice afternoon out

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Kilkeel
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my walk around Gosford Park. Such a pretty location with both a short walk and a longer walk for people that are up for a bit of adventure! If your in the area give it a go.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a forest park which is well worth a visit. It has several well laid out walks which are of different lengths to suit all abilities. There is an excellent children;s play area.There are facilities for those with a horse or pony to go riding. There is a resident herd of deer, some rare breed sheep and a poultry... More 

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Newry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Fantastic quiet and often un spoiled spot. Great for a variety of either, walking, running or cycling. Great routes for all ages. Recently added a kids play park and what a bonus, my kids love it. Picnics and bbq's can be ideal here.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

What a gem of a place. Ideal for walks,runs or bicycle. The scenery is fantastic and there are plenty of areas to explore. Ideal playing area for the kids and excellent for family picnics and bbq's.

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