Quality Walk

Redburn Country Park

A variety of walks are available in Redburn. All walks start from the main car park. Those who do venture to the top are rewarded with amazing views over Belfast Lough.




3.9 miles

OS Map

Sheet 15

Nearest Town


Route Shape


Route Type

Hill, Parkland & Grassland, Woodland


Off road paths

Grid Reference (Start)


Grid Reference (End)


Point of Interest

Amazing views of Belfast Lough

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Other Area

Route Description

The beauty and variety of the mixed woodland, the compact distances and ever-changing woodland species make this a wonderful place to explore on foot. Whether you are a serious rambler, trail runner or simply want to take a short stroll, follow the woodland paths and enjoy the wildlife on the way. Journey to the hilltop and enjoy the panoramic viewpoint. At the top visitors are rewarded with breathtaking views from Belfast Lough to the south Antrim hills. This area is excellent for bird watching, plane spotting, kite flying or exploring the woodland and grassland habitats.

For those with an equestrian interest, the woodland trails can be enjoyed on horseback, creating your own unique experience. Recommended bridle paths are marked to ensure you get the best routes through the Park. Permits to use the bridle paths can be obtained from Crawfordsburn Country Park.


Getting to the Start (by Public Transport)

Translink - journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

Getting to the Start (by Car)

Follow the A2 from Belfast to Bangor. Redburn Country Park is signposted from the junction at Palace Barricks.


Dogs are allowed. Dogs should be under control. Please clean up after your dog.

Accessibility Grade

Grade 5

Short section of path suitable for wheelchairs at Ardtullagh lane entrance (450m).




Redburn Country Park Leaflet

Publication Availability

Information available from Crawfordsburn Country Park. 028 9185 2439

Walk Location
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