Visitor access to this woodland is controlled by Northern Ireland Water through the Silent Valley entrance.
Occasionally there may be restricted access to parts of the forest during work or other forest operations so pay attention to safety signage.
About this forest
There are two blocks of woodland, Annalong Wood and Silent Valley, mostly made up of conifer species.
How to get there
From Newcastle, follow the A2 towards Annalong and Kilkeel. At Glassdrumman, turn right and follow the signposted route to Silent Valley reservoir.