Brantry Lough is a great spot for outdoor recreation. The waters provide high class brown trout fishing with takeable trout stocked throughout the season, for further information on angling please see https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/angling-brantry-lough
The lough covers an area of around 24 hectares or 60 acres.
The woodland plays host to a wide variety of wildlife. Keep an eye out for evidence of foxes, badgers and bats. Look up to the skies for a variety of birdlife such as Buzzards, Great tits, Blue tits and chaffinch. Down by the Lake you may see dragon flies, damsel fries and swans.
Getting to the Start
Brantry Lough car park is on Brantry Road, BT70 1LJ
There is public transport available to Eglish & surrounding rural area, check https://www.translink.co.uk/timetables
for current timetable.
Dogs are permitted. All dogs must be kept on a lead.
Picnic tables & low level play, across the road at Brantry Lodge
Brantry Lodge is available for community use, booking essential.
On-site parking available.
Gravel path with some steep sections & kissing gates.
Tel:028 8772 8600