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Cave Hill Country Park

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Antrim Rd, Belfast, Northern Ireland
+44 7920 187643
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WONDERFUL VIEW OF THE CITY

I live quite close to Cavehill Country Park and never get tired of it. When you make the steep... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
cgibson2016
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Great view!

TIts quite a climb up cave hill, not for the very unfit or unsteady on feet. During winter it can... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Dtruth
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Pretoria, South Africa
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“belfast castle” (79 reviews)
“great walk” (22 reviews)
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Antrim Rd, Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

I live quite close to Cavehill Country Park and never get tired of it. When you make the steep journey up you get the most wonderful view of Belfast. Well worth the trip!!

1  Thank cgibson2016
Reviewed 28 April 2017

TIts quite a climb up cave hill, not for the very unfit or unsteady on feet. During winter it can be muddy and slippery, but great for kids, dogs, joggers. A valuable resource!

Thank Dtruth
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We visited and hiked the trails here. If we go back to Belfast, we would come again. We did not make it to the castle, as our time was somewhat limited, but we did make it up to the top for the beautiful view and...More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Took about 2 and a half hours to do the full circuit. Steep climb to the top but worth it for the views of Belfast and the surrounding area. Path well maintained.

Thank DSandMF
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

First place i went to on my trip round Belfast. It was nice to be able to view the whole city from up high before heading into town. The views were great, but the weather closed in so we headed down to the castle for...More

Thank George D
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Went for an invigorating walk here. The views were fantastic but I will bring gloves and a bin bag the next time. Dog walkers have left black bags hanging on trees and rubbish along the walk particularly at the view point. There are no bins...More

1  Thank jcamara2017
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Nice walks, we can choose from 3 different walking paths, ones longer than others. when on top of the hill we get a great view of Belfast city

Thank Niva10
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A substantial climb to the top as the paths were very muddy and slippery but do it in your own time and enjoy the wonderful views along the way and at the top it's breathtaking. A much easier descent down the other side on larger...More

Thank Katrina B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I have lived in Belfast for 40 years and have at last climbed to McArts Fort and Cave Hill. A good walk through the forest and then the hills. Get your steps in and also get very rewarding views of Belfast and Belfast Lough. Parked...More

Thank Chris_doyle80
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

A nice walk up to the cave with fantastic views over Belfast . The long walk is too long for young kids. Our walk took about an hour . Recommend Bringing light snack/ water for journey .

1  Thank Biffgus2000
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AnneliesBui
27 March 2017|
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Innisvale park
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yes parking is free
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Pete Y
13 July 2016|
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Response from Catherine C | Reviewed this property |
While doable, I don't think it is worth the headache. It's a steep walk and not always smooth underfoot. Sturdy shoes, drinking water, and back up waterproofs if the weather changes is what you should be considering.
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