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Posted: 12.06.2018  ·  #1
Stayed at Gortin lakes on Saturday night with our local guide Paul :) (chevy g20 )

What a beautiful area and one we have been missing out on!!

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A beautiful place with great views, peaceful and scenic, we will be back very soon!

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Posted: 12.06.2018  ·  #2
Any flies / midges to be a nuisance ? have all the candles / plug ins , lotions and potions anyways ,always be prepared 😂🍷
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Posted: 12.06.2018  ·  #3
There used to be a nice park there, Gortin Glens forest park...... is the buildings still there ? Would make a wonderful Aire.
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Posted: 13.06.2018  ·  #4
Forest Park is still there and currently is receiving some reinvestment/ refurbishment for its 50th anniversary. Lovely walks, nature trails etc. and there had been talk of mountain bike trails.
The campsite fell into disrepair and eventually closed soon after it was sold along with the closed down History Park. It was to reopen again last year but we drove past it last Sunday and it was overgrown but a new sign had been installed with the name Sperrin Caravan Park.
http://ulsterherald.com/2016/0…on-revamp/
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Posted: 13.06.2018  ·  #5
Positive news Paul, let’s hope it gets going again. I Remember being there a long long time ago when I was a child, have drove through it since but looked abandoned, be great to see that amenity up and going once more.
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