Trails at Castle Ward

Castle Ward offers six enjoyable trails for walkers, cyclists and riders, with a choice of difficulty and distance. There's something for everyone, with amazing scenery to enjoy.

Couple walking on the Castle Trail with Audleys Castle in the background

Castle trail at Castle Ward

An excellent trail for spotting wildlife and taking in the stunning scenery of Strangford Lough, Audley's Castle and Farmyard at Castle Ward.

View of the Farm Yard

Castle Ward Farm Trail

Our Farm Trail is excellent for spotting wildlife and taking in the stunning scenery of Strangford Lough, Audley's Castle and Farmyard at Castle Ward.

Castle Ward Mansion House

Castle Ward boundary trail

An eight-mile trail that takes in some stunning sights around Castle Ward.

Woman riding her horse on the Hoof Trail at Castle Ward

Castle Ward Hoof Trail

Our Hoof Trail is a 7.5-mile route that takes in lots of sights, including Strangford Lough, Audley's Castle and Old Castle Ward.

Strangford Lough at Castle Ward, County Down

Shore trail at Castle Ward

Follow our short trail at Castle Ward, County Down and take in the beautiful surroundings and scenery of Strangford Lough and architecture of the castle.

Visitors on bicycles on lough shore

Castle Ward loughside walk

Explore the waterside, a ruined castle, woodland, an ornamental lake and follies of one of Northern Ireland's finest demesnes, or country estates.