An extensive area of mainly coniferous woodlands beside the Woodburn reservoirs, near Carrickfergus.
The public are welcome to walk along the gravel roads. There are no other facilities for recreational activities at Woodburn Forest.
To arrange a special event or activity in this forest, such as horse riding, cycling or educational visits, contact the land owners, Northern Ireland Water. They are responsible for public access:
- phone: 03457 440 088
These woodlands are managed by Forest Service who may restrict access to parts of the forest during forestry works. So, follow their safety advice on forest signs.
How to get there
From Carrickfergus follow the B58 road north towards Ballynure. The forest is about four miles from Carrickfergus.