You can spend a whole day and more in this place. The park is around 1200 acres and includes a variety of habitats. There are  beaches (yes plural) sand dunes, variety of habitats, salt marshes, salt water lakes, rock face and coniferous and deciduous woodlands. There are several trails for walkers to enjoy, namely, The Binngorm Trail, the Sub Marshal Trail and the Sand Dune Trail.


Easy access from the car park but there is a charge for parking, paid at the site entrance. It’s worth it!


Tide times for Ards Forest Park

These are today’s tides for Ards Forest Park

01 June 2023

Time Type Height
04:39 high 3.31m
10:54 low 0.78m
17:08 high 3.23m
23:06 low 0.86m

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