Try out a forest bathing bed in the forest in Minnowburn

Important notice -

We’re anticipating possible traffic congestion issues at Minnowburn this weekend due to the closure of the Giants Ring car park on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th April.

Close to the city, in the heart of the country


Restoring Ned's Meadow

We've restored Ned's Meadow, a ten acre field at Minnowburn, from overworked agricultural land to a landscape rich in wildlife and biodiversity.


What's on

Upcoming events

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Our work

Coppiced Beech Trees at Coombe Hill

Woodland management 

Our Rangers are working hard to implement a woodland management plan to reinstate native mixed woodland at Minnowburn.

Green Woodwork Ireland at Minnowburn, County Down

Try your hand at green woodworking 

Try this ancient craft with Stephen of Green Woodwork Ireland in his workshop at our Ranger base at Minnowburn


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