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Gosford Forest Park

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Address: 48 Gosford Road, Armagh BT60 1UG, Northern Ireland
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Lovely park with animals and play park

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 December 2016
jordanneboal
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Dromore, United Kingdom
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San Francisco
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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4 of 5 bubbles 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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 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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Thank Scotsman68
Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles 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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Saintfield, null, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Went here last weekend for a walk nice place will lovely walks.the only small negative thing was when we paid in we didn't even get a map???

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Thank Jenny R
Armagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I love to walk around the park, it is a great place to take a picnic and the walks can last for a good hour or two.

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