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Davagh Forest Mountain Bike Trails
Route Location

Davagh Forest Mountain Bike Trails

Davagh Forest lies in an untouched rural landscape of rolling hills and sweeping forests. 

Located approximately 6 miles north west of Cookstown, Davagh Forest offers gentle mountain biking and walking trails as well as an impressive 16km red trail with some rock slab drops you will never forget!

Nearest TownCookstownOS Map13
Route TypeForestRoute ShapeCircular
AONBOther AreaGrid Ref (Start)H538889
Public RoadsOff Public RoadGrid Ref (End)H538889


Wide forest paths and narrow single track with technical trail features.

Point of Interest


Route Description

Davagh Forest Mountain Bike Trails consist of 3km green trail, 7.5km blue trail and 16km red trail.

The green section is a gentle trail and is suited to young families and those trying out mountain biking for the first time.

The blue trail follows the blue arrows with a series of fun twists and turns.

The red trail should only be ridden by experienced bikers and offers heart-racing singletrack, berms, rock drops and extreme slab features.

Getting to the Start

Located approximately 50 miles from Belfast, Davagh Forest is signposted off the A505 Cookstown to Omagh Road at Dunnamore.

If travelling from Draperstown, take the B47 through the village of Straw before bearing left on the Sixtowns Road. Turn left on the Davagh Road signed East Sperrins Scenic Route and after 3 miles the trailhead will be on your left hand side.





Changing facilities, bike hire, car parking, toilets, bike wash.

Information for People with a Disability

This route has accessible toilet facilities.


Available Publication

Davagh Forest Mountain Bike Trail Card.

Order from


Cycle Hire

Outdoor Concepts (NI) Ltd
81 Dromore Road, Ballynahinch
Phone: +44 (0)28 9073 7271

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