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Uspoilt Forest, Great Views, €5 Entry

Protected and benefitting from it peninsula landscape. Unspoilt location. Well marked paths and... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
What a great peninsula!

Well worth to spend a whole day or two there enjoying some long or short walks, great vistas... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
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“euro coins”(3 reviews)
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Sheephaven Bay, on the N56 | 5km north of Creeslough, Ireland
+353 74 912 1139
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Wonderful park and walking trails for a lovely family day out. Both beach and forest trails are well signposted and the coffee shop selling ice cream, drinks and snacks is handy. Remember your Euro change for the entrance as it can be a bit of...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Protected and benefitting from it peninsula landscape. Unspoilt location. Well marked paths and pretty quiet with only a few people around. Views out over surrounding area is very pretty €5 entry at the gate.. its a bit unfortunate you need coins, if your going to...More

Thank Plr1980
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Well worth to spend a whole day or two there enjoying some long or short walks, great vistas, beaches, bays, ocean waves rolling in, different landscapes from meadows to laughs! Don’t miss it!

Thank jabullwinkl
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We started our walk at the church and walked to the left. The views of the sea and beyond are just beautiful. Our children loved the adventure of finding berries, wildlife, stones and shells. A beautiful afternoon.

Thank LouiseP1283
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

While staying in Donegal we decided to visit the forest park. Having googled it before we went we knew there was a €5 entrance fee that had to be paid in coins. The forest park was great with fab walks through the forest or along...More

Thank Roisin1981
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

An absolutely beautiful place. Gently sloping beach for toddlers to paddle. Clean toilets. Plenty of parking. Small simple playground. Lovely walks of different lengths and steepnesses. Be warned though, there is no shelter when the skies open!

Thank Solotravellerxx40
Reviewed 23 July 2018

A Donegal friend recommended this spot to me saying that the Ards Friary spot was one of the nicest in the county..and she wasn't wrong. Its where forrest meets beach meets clear blue water. Very peaceful and a lovely place to just be at one...More

Thank kingdomDublin
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Ards forest . A gorgeous location of forest and coastal walks beside fabulous beaches especially at low tide. Public toilets and a lovely cafe ,a great children’s play park and picnic benches and benches dotted about .Entrance of five euro coins payable at car park...More

Thank Derrygirlie
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This park has it all, beautiful forest walks, gorgeous beach, suits all grades of walks. Great toilet facility here. Loads of parking available, perfect place for a picnic. €5 charge to get in for the car.

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Great spot to walk from forest to beach. Multiple trails to choose from, great little coffee and ice cream spot at the parking lot, stunning beaches!

Thank Eric P
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Abdul Ghafoor S
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
Yea we've done that many times there's benches for sitting etc.
6 May 2018|
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