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Shanes Leap at Ness / Ervy Wood Park

Great trails that we accessed from the upper parking lot .the trail on the right side heading... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Ed I
Work picnic

Brought residents from a care home and was really impressed by their wheelchair access picnic table... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
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50 Oughtagh Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Great trails that we accessed from the upper parking lot .the trail on the right side heading downstream was closed at the second bridge crossing. .we didn't walk the entire trail system ..the upper section was not intense hiking but there were some stairs..water was...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Brought residents from a care home and was really impressed by their wheelchair access picnic table and toilet facilities. The views were beautiful with a lot of plants and insects. Facilities were well marked and clean.

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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and my husband have been walking this park for years as has my father and we all used to LOVE it right up until people stopped lifting up after their dogs and throwing litter at their backsides. You now have to watch where you...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Walk here regularly with dog. Peaceful pleasant walk offering varying levels for different walkers. Has a good road to it and small centre, well maintained and worth a visit to see waterfall.

1  Thank CBHegarty
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great walk through one of Ireland's lesser known natural landscapes....lead's on to Ervey Wood's.......some of the path's can be a bit steep and demanding especially during winter....but brilliant to see, especially for younger children....but you need to keep an eye on them.....steep falls.....fast river.....Well worth...More

Thank Glenrandel
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Great place to bring the kids for a run around! Lots of walks rivers hills wildlife, waterfalls, its all here.

Thank celtictiger_7
Reviewed 5 September 2016

What a find, from the cutest, quaintest little visitor centre, which wouldn't have looked out of place in a laird's castle, with immaculately clean toilets which greeted you with a blast of lovely warm air, to the walk itself, Ness Wood is just lovely. The...More

Thank BeandipUk
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed walks around the woods with my son's! Just wish there was better access to see the waterfall as it's difficult to see from the paths.

Thank cazzmatazz123
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is a well cared for woodland with the most beautiful waterfall. Easy to walk, very scenic and peaceful.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Enjoyed birdwatching and the lovely walk around the woods and environs. Weather was beautiful and the people I met along the way were friendly.

Thank peggy968
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lawrence m
6 April 2017|
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No camping
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Ed I
17 March 2017|
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No public transport goes this way
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