Favour Royal forest is known for the wildflower meadow and deer lawn. You can also see St Patrick’s chair, a gigantic druid stone and a ‘well’ credited with healing powers close to the forest. The Forest Walk is a 1mile long circular route in the forest, near Augher.

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  • I love this walk. I always run to the bottom and then go up to the chair and well on the way back – killer on the legs

    Niamh McMeel at 3:42 pm
  • County Tyrone

    Distance 0.8 miles

    OS Map Sheet 19

    Terrain Easy walking on forest tracks

    Nearest Town Augher

    Route Shape Circular

    Grid Reference H616533

    Route Type Woodland

    Route Description

    From the car park follow the path behind the map/ information path. This path leads clockwise around the forest, alongside the river and back to the car park.

    This walk is situated in a working forest environment and may be subject to diversion and closure from time to time.

    Up to date information is available on the Forest Service web site – https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/favour-royal-forest

    Point of Interest

    Deer lawn, St Patrick’s chair, gigantic druid stone

    Getting to the start

    From the village of Augher take the road to Aughnacloy for approx. 3.5 miles. Turn right into the forest.

    Public transport

    Translink – journeyplanner.translink.co.uk


    Car parking and picnic facilities