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Roe Valley Country Park

41 Dogleap Road, Limavady, County Londonderry, BT49 9NN
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This scenic and tranquil park is located on the outskirts of Limavady and offers spectacular riverside views and woodland walks along with opportunities for salmon and trout fishing, canoeing, rock climbing and orienteering.

The river plunges through spectacular gorges and its banks are clothed in mature woodland. This picturesque park is also the main habitat to a number of animals which include foxes, badgers and otters. There is a disabled angler's jetty by the river and a specially designed trail emphasising the wildlife of the park. This includes an audio guide for blind and partially sighted visitors. Paths provide access throughout much of Roe Valley and seating is available at various points, including special benches for the less able-bodied. Also worth a visit is the newly refurbished tea room / cafe “AL’s Coffee” which opens daily and is located at Dogleap Countryside Centre from which a mobility scooter is also available.

Visitors can learn about the industrial and natural heritage of the area in the museum and countryside centre. The remains of buildings used in the linen industry and a restored water wheel can also be seen and much of the original equipment is preserved including ruined water mills used in linen production.

Facilities

Event Facilities

  • Booking Required - Please be advised that commercial activities or events, including filming, photography and organised group activities are not permitted without prior written permission from the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA). Charges for commercial use of the property may apply. For enquiries please contact: nieainfo@daera-ni.gov.uk

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - is free and available at 4 points: Main car park at Visitor Centre /Café Building (access via Dogleap Road) O’Cahan’s car park (access via Roemill Road) Carrick Mills car park (access via Ballyquin Road) Carrick Rocks car park (access via Drumrane Road) Mobility Scooter Available from the Dogleap Countryside Centre

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Opening Times

* The Roe Valley site is accessible to pedestrians all year round.

Café is open daily : 10:00am – 5:00pm

Car Parks / Toilet Facilities Open:

Nov - Feb - 8.00am - 4:00pm
Mar - May - 9.00am - 5.00pm
Jun - Aug - 9.00am - 9.00pm
Sep - 9.00am - 6:00pm
Oct - 9:00am - 5:00pm


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Please note that car parks may be temporarily closed at times to support social distancing if sites become particularly busy or crowded. Make sure that you follow Public Health Agency guidelines and maintain social distancing at all times.

**** O’CAHAN’S ROCK FOOTBRIDGE****
** FOOTBRIDGE TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO STORM DAMAGE**

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Directions from Town:Off B192, 1 mile south of Limavady.

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