This short woodland walk leads up the glen to a spectacular waterfall. From here retrace your steps back to the car park.

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Sloughan Glen



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  • My wife and went to the Glen a couple of days ago, what an enchanting experience, quiet and peaceful. A really beautiful place to visit.

    Barry McGrath at 9:34 pm
  • County Tyrone

    Distance 0.3 (One Way) miles

    OS Map Sheet 12

    Terrain Gravel paths steep in places

    Nearest Town Drumquin

    Route Shape Linear

    Grid Reference H27700 74200

    Route Type Riverside, Woodland

    Route Description

    From the car park follow the fenced path to the waterfall along the glen. There is an option to take in a walk on the high side overlooking the waterfall. There are some steep steps along this section of the walk. From the waterfall return to the car park along the same path.

    Point of Interest

    Waterfall and variety of wetland vegetation

    Getting to the start

    The walk is well signed with brown road signs from the Omagh to Castlederg Rd.

    Public transport

    Translink – journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

    Facilities

    Parking and picnic tables

    Accessibility Grade

    Grade 4

    • The path may not be hard and firm in all weathers with loose stones (not bigger than 10cm) with occasional tree roots and pot holes and will be at least 80cm wide for its entire length.
    • The path gradients and cross slopes will be greater than 6 degrees
    • Obstacles such as steps or stiles are to be expected and surface breaks may be larger 75mm in width.
    • There will be a clear head height of greater than 2.10m for the entire length of the route.
    • Passing places and rest areas may not be formalised or provided.