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Carr's Glen Linear Park

Carr's Glen Linear Park is part of Cave Hill Country Park in north Belfast. The park gives visitors access to the Cave Hill area from Ballysillan Road. The Milewater Stream runs through the park. You can see the remains of a mill alongside the stream. Features include waymarked trails within Cave Hill Country Park and various wildlife and scenic views.

Getting to Carr's Glen Linear Park

Enter the park at North Circular Road. If you are travelling by bus, take Metro no. 12 or 61 from Belfast city centre.

Park events

To find out about events and activities in our parks, go to Park events.

Parks open at 7.30am every day. Closing times change as daylight shortens.
Date Closing time 
2021
4 March - 17 March 6.30pm
18 March - 24 March 7pm
25 March - 31 March 8pm
1 April - 14 April 8.30pm
15 April - 28 April 9pm
29 April – 5 May 9.30pm (9pm for Botanic Gardens)
6 May – 28 July 10pm (9pm for Botanic Gardens) 
29 July – 11 August 9.30pm (9pm for Botanic Gardens)
12 August – 25 August 9pm
26 August – 1 September 8.30pm
2 September – 15 September 8pm
16 September – 29 September 7.30pm
30 September - 13 October 7pm
14 October – 20 October 6.30pm
21 October – 27 October 5.30pm
28 October – 10 November 5pm
11 November – 31 December 4.30pm

Map of Carr's Glen Linear Park

Parks

Carr's Glen Linear Park Ballysillan Road, Belfast BT14 6TN

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