Gosford Forest Park, Deer Park Trail
A short, flat route through open parkland providing views of Gosford’s red deer herd before returning through the woodland.
Gosford Forest Park offers just over 12km (8 miles) of waymarked walking routes exploring the key sites of interest around the park including the Arboretum, Deer Park, Castle and woodland.
Distance 1.2 miles
OS Map 28
Terrain Woodland track
Nearest Town Markethill
Route Shape Circular
Grid Reference H 96424 40638
Route Type Woodland
The route is clearly signed from the car park and around the trail. Starting beside the mountain bike trailhead arch, this trail leads past the Red Deer enclosure returning to the car park through oak and Norway spruce plantations.
Gosford’s Red Deer Herd
From Armagh, follow the A28 Newry Road to Markethill. The entrance to the forest is signposted along this road.
Translink – journeyplanner.translink.co.uk
Dogs are allowed but must be kept on a lead.
Caravan Site, Car park and toilets