The Cuilcagh Boardwalk Trail meanders through one of the largest expanses of blanket bog in Northern Ireland, traversing over tracks, boardwalk and staircase.
You will explore, discover and experience a different world along this walk, its scenic, enchanting and ever-changing landscape will captivate you.
Your final ascent is via a steep section of steps, these are not for the faint of heart! As you steadily climb you meander and weave your way through a rugged boulder landscape to eventually reach the viewing platform. The viewing platform positioned precariously at the edge of the mountain plateau offers breath-taking views over the surrounding landscape sculpted during the last Ice Age approximately 13,000 years ago.
Plan your journey! Set in the picturesque Cuilcagh Mountain, just a short journey from Enniskillen town in County Fermanagh. You need to be well equipped for this walk wearing comfortable walking shoes, waterproof clothing, snack and don’t forget the camera!
Gravel Track, boardwalk
OSNI or OSNI Discoverer Series 26
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“Did You Know? The habitat on Cuilcagh Mountain is very sensitive to the footfall of walkers and the boardwalk was constructed to prevent walkers from damaging the protected blanket bog. It is important to stay on the designated path in order to protect this beautiful habitat for future generations.”