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Summerhill Glen

Summerhill Glen Summerhill Glen

Summerhill Glen is situated at the northern end of Douglas promenade with entrances on Summerhill Road and Victoria Road, It is a popular beauty spot filled with streams and footpaths to explore and a vast array of flora and fauna.


Recently upgraded, the glen now features a new dramatic lighting display, (seasonal).


Close to the town centre, Summerhill glen is easily accessible and has nearby parking on Victoria Road.



Lighting up times


September 1st to September 30th

7.00pm to 9.30pm


October 1st to October 31st

6.15pm to 9.30pm


November 1st to November 30th

5.30pm to 9.30pm


December 1st to January 31st

5.30pm to 9.30pm


February 1st to February 28th

6.30pm to 9.30pm


March 1st to March 31st

7pm to 9.30pm




summerhill glen 3Summerhill Glen at dusk






Frequently Asked Questions 

Is camping permitted?

No, there are no suitable areas for camping in the glen.


Are controlled fires or BBQs allowed?

No, to preserve the delicate ecosystem and trees, fires are not permitted. 

Are dogs permitted?

Dogs are only permitted on the footpaths of Summerhill Glen and must be kept on a lead.


Last modified on Monday, 02 August 2021 13:14