Castle Coole Lake Walk Trail

Walking trail

Take a pleasant, gentle walk around the tranquil Lough Coole, spotting wildlife and glimpses of the mansion house on the way.

Two swans on Lough Coole


The Lake Walk trail at Castle Coole


Visitor car-park


Having booked your visit online, start from the visitor car park and take the path on the right past the play-park. This path passes the site of the original Queen Anne house. At the boat house, turn right and follow the path around the lake.

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Castle Coole sits above Lough Coole and surrounding parkland


Shortly after the boat house, a gravel path to your left reaches the shore of the Lough. Take a stroll down see if you can spot our resident swans before returning to the path and continuing your walk.

An autumnal view across Lough Coole


At this point, catch glimpses of views of the house across the lake. Continue on the path, taking a left at the main exit road and another once that reaches the drive. Continue on up the hill to return to the visitor car-park.

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An autumnal view of the house from the Killynure path


Visitor car-park

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Castle Coole Lake Walk Trail


Gentle walk on path and gravel. Level and suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs.

Castle Coole Lake Walk Trail

How to get here

Castle Coole, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, BT74 6JY
By road

On A4 Belfast to Enniskillen road. Book a visit from What's On section in advance.

By bicycle


Castle Coole Lake Walk Trail

Facilities and access

  • Toilets available during estate opening hours. Shop and Tea-room on site.