Gortin Glen Forest Park is a planned mountain bike centre for 2015/16. Gortin Glen is six miles from Omagh, County Tyrone in Northern Ireland. There will also be a cafe and visitor centre. Omagh District Council have working with Outdoor Recreation Northern Ireland have awarded Architrail as the trail design company. The trail design is aimed to be complete by May 2015. Whilst this is going on funding work will run in tandem for the actual construction.
Once complete expect 30km of purpose built high quality new trail development. They will also only be 30 mins from their sister MTB trails at Davagh Forest. We will keep you posted.
- 30km of purpose-built mountain bike trails. Grading yet to be announced.
- There will also be 20km of walking trails and a visitors centre / cafe.
- The ‘Mountain Bike Strategy for Northern Ireland 2014 – 24’, identified Gortin Glen Forest Park as a prime spot to develop.
- Estimated investment is around £80,000.