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Total steps: 4
Total steps: 4
Shore car park, OSNI grid reference: J571497
Start in the shore car park.
Follow the shore of Strangford Lough from the farmyard to Audley's Quay.
The trail then leads you around Audley's Castle.
Now follow Audleystown Road, a quiet public road back to the farmyard.
Castle Ward farmyard
Unique 18th-century mansion, famed for its mixture of architectural styles
Explore the waterside, with a ruined castle, woodland, an ornamental lake, follies and wildlife to spot along the way, on this easy circular walk.
Follow this short accessible trail at Castle Ward, County Down and take in the beautiful surroundings and scenery of Strangford Lough and architecture of the castle.
Explore the dramatic landscape of places like the UNESCO World Heritage Site at the Giant's Causeway or the sandy shores of Portstewart Strand on these walks in Northern Ireland.
Explore miles of trails, soak up coastal views and stroll through atmospheric woodland scenes. Tune into the seasons and see where Game of Thrones was filmed.
Tuck into a seasonal menu and treat yourself or someone special in the shops. Watch artists in action or pick up a Game of Thrones memento.
Whether you’re walking, in a wheelchair, cycling or horse riding, explore the 21 miles of trails on the Castle Ward estate and discover woodland, meadows and loughside views.
Explore some of the finest landscapes in our care on coastal paths, accessible trails, woodland walks and everything in between. Find the best places to walk near you.
Help to look after National Trust places by observing a few simple guidelines during your visit and following the Countryside Code.
The special places in National Trust care sometimes come with a few risks for visitors, be it coastline or countryside. Find out how to keep safe throughout your visits.
Find out more about the National Trust’s ongoing partnership with Cotswold Outdoor as our exclusive walking partner.