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Divis and the Black Mountain

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12 Hannahstown Road, Belfast,
T: (028) 9082 5434

With spectacular panoramic views over Belfast, Divis and the Black Mountain is a haven...

With spectacular panoramic views over Belfast, Divis and the Black Mountain is a haven for those seeking the wild countryside experience.

On a clear day there are views of Strangford Lough, the Mournes and the Sperrins, as well as Scotland and Donegal.

• 1,500 acre mosaic of upland heath and blanket bog
• Home to a wealth of flora and fauna and archaeological remains.
• Working farm environment with free grazing cattle and horses.
• Wear suitable clothing and bring refreshments, binoculars and a camera for all those unique photographic opportunities.

A range of walking routes are available on Divis and the Black Mountain:
http://www.discovernorthernireland.com/Divis-Ridge-Trail-P40832
http://www.discovernorthernireland.com/Divis-Heath-Trail-P40833
http://www.discovernorthernireland.com/Divis-Lough-Trail-all-ability--P28511
http://www.discovernorthernireland.com/Divis-Summit-Trail-P34208

Film Location - Dracula Untold

Universal Pictures filmed several scenes of the film Dracula Untold at Divis Mountain. This was one of many of the locations used for filming across Northern Ireland.

If you're walking at Divis be sure to call into Divis Coffee Barn, which serves fresh home-made scones and tray bakes, light lunches and delicious Bewley's coffee, teas and hot chocolate.