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The Shepherds Rest

Caravan & Camping Park

Open End of December to Mid December

Address: 220 Sixtowns Road, Draperstown, Derry, BT45 7BH
Tel: 028 7962 8517 Int'l Code: 0044 28 7962 8517
GPS: N: 54°45'00" W: 6°53'48"

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The campsite is located within the Sperrins AONB area. It sits in the valley of these picturesque hills, close to the market towns of Omagh, Magherafelt, Cookstown & Draperstown. We are set in the middle of Northern Ireland and suitable for a one stop camp location for visiting Northern Ireland. The valley & mountain location provides a spectacular backdrop to the park. We are close to Lough Neagh and just 3 miles from Lough Fea and Davagh Forest Mountain Bike Track.

Local Attractions:

  • The Jungle NI is an award winning outdoor entertainment facility
  • Davagh forest MTB tracks
  • Beaghmore stone circles
  • Fishing
  • Draperstown Busking Festival
  • Glasgowbury Music Festival
  • Shopping in Draperstown, Omagh, Magherafelt, Cookstown
  • Boating & Water sports Ballyronan Marina
  • Seamus Heaney home place Bellaghy
  • Walking on the many walking routes
  • Lough Fea 3 miles, Derry city 1hr drive, Giant's Causeway 1hr drive,
    Belfast 1hr drive, Fermanagh and the lakes 1hr drive
  • Cottage with fire for campers use

Facilities onsite:

  • Touring Caravan Pitches serviced
  • Pub next door
  • Camping area for tents
  • Toilet block
  • Hot showers with underfloor heating
  • Laundry area
  • Barbeque and picnic area in garden
  • Playground and sandpit
  • Bicycle wash area for mountain bikes
  • Big car park for bike users
  • Cottage for campers to sit
  • Food not served on site
  • No TV signal
  • No mobile coverage

Directions from Draperstown:

Take the Draperstown to Greencastle raod, the campsite is on the left hand side of the road 5.5 miles from Draperstown,