1.0 miles
Distance
86 ft
Climb
-107 ft
Descent
00:06:26
Avg time

Blue Lagoon Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year round
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2013
  • Land Manager

Passing a beautiful forest lake and impressive Irish Castle, this blue trail offers incredible panoramic views and flowing singletrack all just minutes from the lively village of Castlewellan. The trail is pretty easy going throughout and begins by running parallel to Castlewellan Lake on an elevated singetrack trail with stunning views of the forest park before rejoining the gentler green route back to the trailhead. The first half of this trail undulates through woodland on singletrack with a number of rollers thrown in to make for a fun trail, perfect for beginners, young families and/or those looking develop to their bike handling skills.

Access Info

Castlewellan is located just over 30 miles from Belfast and only 4 miles from the popular seaside resort of Newcastle.
Castlewellan Forest Park is located off Main Street. Follow the forest road (one way) down to the lake and keep left. The trailhead car park will be on your left hand side. TRAILHEAD POST CODE: BT31 9BU.

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More Stats for Blue Lagoon mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -22 ft
  • Altitude min
    425 ft
  • Altitude max
    511 ft
  • Altitude start
    451 ft
  • Altitude end
    429 ft
  • Grade max
    -136.53%
  • Grade min
    34.205%
  • Distance climb
    2,065 ft
  • Distance down
    2,518 ft
  • Distance flat
    760 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:26
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Avg: 3.6 (5 votes)

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Routes with this trail

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