Crunchy Autumn Walks In Northern Ireland

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Take in the spectacular colours of Autumn in Northern Ireland

Walkers across Northern Ireland are in for a treat this autumn as the leaves are set ablaze with fiery reds, burnt oranges and spectacular yellows. If you enjoy the sound of leaves crunching beneath your feet, there really is no better time to get outside and explore. To help inspire, we have chosen some of our favourite Autumn walks sure to satisfy anyone keen to explore as the leaves begin to fall.

Drum Manor, Co. Tyrone
Discover the explosion of Autumn colours in Drum Manor Forest. Featuring a castle and enchanting woodland you certainly will enjoy an afternoon crunching your way through the leaves in search of the perfect picture for your social media! (Don’t forget to tag us #WalkNI)

Divis Ridge Trail, Co. Antrim
Take in mountain top panoramic views over Belfast City without the mountain climb on this 4.2 mile circular walk.

Gortin Forest Park – Pollan Trail, Co. Tyrone
This beautiful trail which follows the course of the Pollan River takes you to some spectacular waterfalls. The forest park also boasts a deer park, duck pond, low ropes course and large playpark ideal for a family day out this autumn.

Rowallane Gardens, Co. Down
Whatever the season there’s always something new to see at Rowallane Gardens. Enjoy a stroll along a variety of trails.

Cuilcagh Boardwalk Trail, Co. Fermanagh
One of Northern Ireland’s most popular place to be seen on social media, this walk takes in spectacular landscape as you follow the boardwalk to the summit.

Mourne Mountains, Co. Down
Autumn paints the Mourne Mountains in spectacular colours so we highly recommend planning a day trip (or longer) to explore this destination.