Cottage Wood

Cottage Wood

Cottage wood is found on the outskirts of Cushendall village, it is a 10 acre broadleaved woodland site with a network of paths winding their way through it, viewpoints and picnic facilities. What makes this woodland a must to visit is a very special and increasingly rare inhabitant, the Red Squirrel, which are regularly seen in this woodland.


Family and Children
20p charge.
Family and Children
2 play parks on site

Opening Hours

Open all year



No charge


No charge

Getting There

Take the High Street out of Cushendall, following brown signage for 'Cottage Wood'. The entrance is 150m on your right.

Cycling Routes

Circular, 25 miles

Cushendall. Glenariff to Cushendun through the Antrim Plateau.

Linear, 281 miles (452km)

Ballyshannon to Larne. It's one of the best coastal routes you're ever likely to ride, stretching from Ballyshannon's Atlantic Coast through L'derry..

Linear, 70 miles

Coast Road. Coastal route with views to Scotland.


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