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Ravensdale Forest Recreation Area

6 locals recommend

Tips from locals

March 28, 2021
Short drive to this really nice forest walk. Takes you to the top of the Clermont Cairn where you can experience breathtaking views of Dundalk Town and Bay, Carlingford Lough, Slieve Gullion and the Mourne Mountains.
July 17, 2020
The site is mixed woodland rising steeply to the summit of Black Mountain (506m) with many kilometers of forest roads and tracks. There are three waymarked trails in the forest, the Tain Trail, the Ring of Gullion and the short but interesting Ravensdale Loop. The forest is rich in archaeological…
Mary  And  Brian
Mary And Brian
August 25, 2019
Ravenensdale has a beautiful forest walk. You can choose to walk along the forest path or scramble through the many tracks and walking routes through the trees. Great for a place to picnic and bring the family. The weather won't matter if you have the correct gear. A great and lovely outdoor…
June 25, 2019
Great walks around the Cooley Mountains.
July 20, 2018
You can park your car here & have a picnic then go for a walk up through the forest along a river. This area is beautiful all year round.

Places to stay nearby

  1. Barn
A cottage and barn in the lovely Cooley peninsula

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