This route takes you around the upper & lower ponds, with fantastic views over the Belfast Hills.
|Nearest Town||Belfast||OS Map||15|
|Route Type||Parkland and Grassland||Route Shape||Circular|
|AONB||Other Area||Grid Ref (Start)||J333765|
|Public Roads||Off Public Road||Grid Ref (End)||J333765|
The surfaced path forms a circular route around the park and can be enjoyed from any of the entrances.
Starting from Queen Mary's Gardens entrance, on corner of Cavehill Road and Antrim Road.
Keeping the lower pond on your right hand side take the path around the pond to where it meets the tree lined avenue. Turn right, pausing to enjoy the birdlife and views of Cave Hill.
At the junction with the upper pond take left turn. Continue along this path. You will pass the islands which are home to a variety of wildlife. Continue along this path and soon you will pass a small playground. At the bridge turn right and this will bring you back to the start point.
This route does not have accessible toilet facilities.
A Walk In The Park, Belfast City Council
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