Bluebell woods in Northern Ireland

Bluebells at Killaloo wood

Bluebells at Killaloo Wood (Photo: S Brown/WTML)

Indulge in some quiet time and visit one of Northern Ireland's most stunning bluebell woods this spring.

Prehen wood

Prehen Wood, nr Derry city

Prehen wood is the perfect location for a superb bluebell display and a fantastic view over the River Foyle. This rare, ancient woodland is home to red squirrel, sparrowhawk and long-eared owl.

Killaloo wood

Killaloo Wood, Killaloo

This beautiful oak wood is nestled into valley of the River Faughan. As well as stunning bluebells, you may be lucky enough to spot the rare purple hairstreak butterfly, which is confined to oak wood.

Carnmoney Hill bluebells

Carnmoney Hill, Belfast

Carnmoney Hill has it all; wildflower meadows full of bright spring colour, newly planted trees, wetland and beautiful ancient woodland where the bluebells can be found. Trek to the top of the hill or hunt for the Victorian well and the limekilns.

Clements wood bluebells

Clements Wood, Ballygowan Road, Larne

Wander through wet meadows, open spaces and hazel copses in search of blooming bluebells at Clements Wood. Beautiful views, wonderful wildlife and lots of spring colour make this wood a treat to visit.

Drumnaph wood bluebells

Drumnaph Wood, Maghera

This precious ancient wood stands at the gateway to the Sperrin Hills, a jewel in the landscape it’s a fragment of a once great forest. In spring the woodland floor is carpeted with bluebells, wood anemone and pignut. Drumnaph wood is a living slice of history and a magical place to visit.

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