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  • Swifts Forge
    Activities | Islandmagee | Larne | Crafting | Experience

    Swifts Forge in Islandmagee offers a range of blacksmithing classes to create something special, with different courses running from 2 hour evening classes to full day classes. Imagine making your own knife, garden items or even fire accessories!

  • Causeway Fisher Fishing Trips
    Activities | Sea Fishing | Carnlough | Experience

    Hop aboard the Causeway Fisher and enjoy a 3 hour fishing trip out of Carnlough or Glenarm (subject to tidal and weather conditions) and enjoy spectacular views of the Causeway Coast.

  • Carved at the Castle
    Activities | Glenarm | Crafting

    For anyone wanting to learn a new skill or start a new hobby. Beginners will hand carve a v-cut letter in our oldest and local limestone. If you are feeling eager you could carve your own house number and proudly display it at your front door.

  • Townland Tours
    Activities | Sightseeing | Gracehill | Tours and Itineraries | Ballymena

    See and experience all that Northern Ireland has to offer with a local Blue Badge Tour Guide from Townland Tours. Wide range of personalised tours available including Belfast, Causeway Coastal route and Gracehill, near Ballymena.

  • Ballymena Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Ballymena | Broughshane

    Founded in 1903 and located on the fringes of the ‘Britain in Bloom’ award winning village of Broughshane. This well-drained heath land course is playable in all but the most extreme of conditions.

  • Bentra Golf Course
    Activities | Whitehead | Golf

    A well-matured 9 hole course, Bentra is designed with the experienced golfer and novice in mind. Wide fairways with some particularly long holes ensure a steady round at most times. Perfect for an attractive and inexpensive day's golf.

  • Cairndhu Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Larne | Ballygally and Cairncastle

    Superb parkland course designed by J.F.S. Morrison, partner in the firm of Colt, Allison and Morrison, and chosen for its unique site in over 200 acres of mature woodlands and rolling hills.

  • Greenisland Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Greenisland | Carrickfergus

    Greenisland is a challenging 9 hole mature parkland golf course situated under the imposing Knockagh Monument, and offers panoramic views from Carrickfergus to Belfast and across Belfast Lough to County Down.

  • Larne Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Islandmagee | Larne

    Located between the towns of Whitehead and Larne on the Causway Coastal Route, Islandmagee offers a beautiful location for our course and clubhouse.

  • Whitehead Golf Club
    Activities | Golf | Carrickfergus | Whitehead

    The club boasts a challenging but fair 18 hole course coupled with excellent clubhouse facilities. The club professional Colin Farr offers an excellent fully stocked shop and a full range of repair and teaching services.

  • Woodburn Reservoirs
    Activities | Coarse Fishing | Angling | Ballycarry | Carrickfergus

    Wading is permitted but care should be taken as this can be dangerous when the water is at certain levels.

  • Activities | Ballycarry | Coarse Fishing

    Licences Supplied:
    D.C.A.L;
    F.C.B;

Glenarm Castle

Glenarm Castle
Attractions | Glenarm

With its own special place in local history, Glenarm Castle is a true national treasure. One of Ireland's oldest estates, and home to the Earls of Antrim, Glenarm Castle is a 'must see' destination and one of N.Ireland's top tourist attractions.

Flame Gasworks

Flame Gasworks
Attractions | Carrickfergus

Carrickfergus boasts Ireland's sole surviving coal gasworks and is one of the only 3 left in Great Britain and Ireland. Opened in 1855, it supplied Carrickfergus with gas made from coal for over 100 years.

Carnfunnock Country Park

Carnfunnock Country Park
Attractions | Larne

Packed full of fun family activities and attractions, Carnfunnock Country Park offers over 191 hectares of mixed woodland, colourful gardens, way-marked walks and spectacular coastline, with panoramic views of the Antrim Coast and North Channel.

Portglenone Forest

Portglenone Forest
Attractions | Portglenone

Portglenone Forest continues a history of tree cover on this site established since records began. As such, the 26 hectare main area contains extensive colonies of ancient woodland flower species.

Andrew Jackson Cottage and US Rangers Centre

Andrew Jackson Cottage and US Rangers Centre
Attractions | Carrickfergus

Located less than a mile from the Town Centre, off the Larne Road, the Andrew Jackson Cottage is a traditional thatched Ulster –Scots farmhouse built in 1750s.

Following Seas

Following Seas
Activities | Carrickfergus

Depart Carrickfergus & enjoy sailing a modern, luxury yacht; be as active or leisurely as you want. Harness wind power to get close to nature, discover hidden talents, work as a team or choose to just relax and enjoy the coastal scenery.

  • Glenarm Castle
    Attractions | Glenarm

    With its own special place in local history, Glenarm Castle is a true national treasure. One of Ireland's oldest estates, and home to the Earls of Antrim, Glenarm Castle is a 'must see' destination and one of N.Ireland's top tourist attractions.

  • Flame Gasworks
    Attractions | Carrickfergus

    Carrickfergus boasts Ireland's sole surviving coal gasworks and is one of the only 3 left in Great Britain and Ireland. Opened in 1855, it supplied Carrickfergus with gas made from coal for over 100 years.

  • Carnfunnock Country Park
    Attractions | Larne

    Packed full of fun family activities and attractions, Carnfunnock Country Park offers over 191 hectares of mixed woodland, colourful gardens, way-marked walks and spectacular coastline, with panoramic views of the Antrim Coast and North Channel.

  • Portglenone Forest
    Attractions | Portglenone

    Portglenone Forest continues a history of tree cover on this site established since records began. As such, the 26 hectare main area contains extensive colonies of ancient woodland flower species.

  • Andrew Jackson Cottage and US Rangers Centre
    Attractions | Carrickfergus

    Located less than a mile from the Town Centre, off the Larne Road, the Andrew Jackson Cottage is a traditional thatched Ulster –Scots farmhouse built in 1750s.

  • Following Seas
    Activities | Carrickfergus

    Depart Carrickfergus & enjoy sailing a modern, luxury yacht; be as active or leisurely as you want. Harness wind power to get close to nature, discover hidden talents, work as a team or choose to just relax and enjoy the coastal scenery.