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Oxford Island

This trail takes in the Oxford Island National Nature Reserve and is a haven for wildlife. Visitors can explore a range of habitats from woodlands to reedbeds. The trail also takes in Kinnego Marina, from here the visitor can enjoy a boat trip around the secluded bays and islands.

County

Armagh

Distance

4 miles

OS Map

Sheet 20

Nearest Town

Lurgan, Craigavon, Portadown

Route Shape

Circular

Route Type

Parkland & Grassland, Woodland

Terrain

70% Traffic Free Paths

Grid Reference (Start)

J048620

Grid Reference (End)

J048620

Point of Interest

Lough Neagh Discovery Centre and Kinnego Marina

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Other Area

Route Description

The walk begins at Lough Neagh Discovery Centre or Kinnego Marina and includes some steps.

Getting to the Start (by Public Transport)

Bus and Train Station: Lurgan - see link for Translink below.

Getting to the Start (by Car)

By car - Take turn-off for Junction 10 on the M1 and follow signs to Oxford Island.

Getting to the Start (on Foot)

Cycling: NCN Route 9 + 94

Accessibility Grade

Grade 4

Accessible Facilities

The following facilities are available for users with limited mobility:

Café (wheelchair accessible)
Shop (wheelchair accessible)
Disabled toilets
Disabled parking

Facilities

Toilets and refreshments are available in the Lough Neagh Discovery Centre and Kinnego Marina. Accomodation is available at Kinnego Caravan Park.

Publication

Walking and Cycling in Craigavon

Publication Availability

Contact the Lough Neagh Discovery Centre on 028 3832 2205 or see download available on this webpage.

Walk Location
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