Blue Lagoon Details
Riding AreaCastlewellan Forest Park
Trail UsageBiking Primary
DirectionBoth DirectionsPopular direction shown
SeasonAll year round
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.
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 bike trail
Altitude change-22 ft
Altitude min425 ft
Altitude max511 ft
Altitude start451 ft
Altitude end429 ft
Distance climb2,065 ft
Distance down2,518 ft
Distance flat760 ft
Avg reverse time00:04:49
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- Snow Packed
- Snow Covered
- Freeze/thaw Cycle
- Prevalent Mud
- Very Dry
Blue Lagoon Trail Reports
Routes with this trail
|Castlewellan Blue Trail||3 miles|
|Castlewellan Red Trail||9 miles|
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