One of the two walking trails to choose from in Fardross Forest.

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Fardross Forest Oak and Beech Trail

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  • This is a nice short walk through woodland starting at the small free car park.
    The walk is just over half a mile long according to the information board and involves walking along some uneven ground with some mild gradients.
    The walk is ok if you have reasonably good mobility.
    We saw little dog fouling and no litter.
    Overall this is a nice place to visit for a short period of time if living locally and visiting nearby.

    Phil at 7:43 pm
  • County Tyrone

    Distance 0.5 miles

    OS Map 18

    Terrain Gravel paths

    Nearest Town Augher

    Route Shape Circular

    Grid Reference H520 487

    Route Type Forest

    Route Description

    Start in the car park and cross the bridge over the stream and bear left, continue to follow the forest trail, passing by Oak and Beech Tress as you go. Continue to follow the path to be led back to the start point. 

    Point of Interest

    Fardross Stream ASSI

    Getting to the start

    A4 to Clogher, about two miles west of the village turn left into Fardross Road. There is a sign to the Clogher Valley Caravan Park. Drive for about one and a half miles and take a left signposted Fardross Road, parking is about 100m from this junction.

    Public transport

    Translink –

    Dog Policy

    Dogs are allowed but must be kept under control.


    Car park, picnic tables

    Accessibility Grade

    Grade 5

    • There may not be a formalised path, and variable, single file trails are to be expected.
    • Gradients and cross slope could be expected to be steep and not limited.
    • Obstacles and surface breaks of greater than 75mm measured across the line of the path to be expected.
    • Overhanging branches are possible. Passing places and rest areas may not be formalised or provided.