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Carnmoney Hill

A Woodland Trust wood
Newtownabbey Borough Council

Carnmoney Hill

70.41 ha (173.99 acres)
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OS map sheets:
Explorer 0
OS Landranger 15
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Features and attractions

  • Broadleaved woodland
  • New wood – less than 10 years old
  • Information on site
  • Way marked trail
  • Good views
  • Mixed woodland
  • Special wildlife interest
  • Well worth a visit
  • Bluebells
  • Grassland

This mix of semi-natural ancient woodland, wetland and floral grassland offers breathtaking views of the city, Belfast Lough and the coast. It’s steeped in history and folklore, is home to an abundance of wildlife, including Irish hares and long-eared owls, and has a range of walks to suit all abilities.