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Highway to Health, Mater Hospital, The Chaim Herzog Walk

This urban walk is part of the Highway to Health Scheme - a simple and innovative scheme which aims to encourage people of all ages to walk for leisure and good health. It uses pole signs at one kilometre intervals on an established route.

This walk around the Mater Hospital area is to aid health promotion to staff, patients and visitors





1.55 miles

OS Map

Sheet 15

Nearest Town


Route Shape


Route Type

Highway to Health, Urban


Urban landscape, tarmac / paving

Grid Reference (Start)


Grid Reference (End)


Point of Interest

Belfast Royal Academy, St Malachys College

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Other Area

Route Description

Starting outside the McAuley building, go from the bottom of the Crumlin road, turn left onto the Antrim Road and follow it round towards the Belfast Royal Academy. Just past here, turn left onto Clifton Park Avenue, and then left again onto the Crumlin Road.

Getting to the Start (by Public Transport)

Translink - journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

Getting to the Start (by Car)

Start at the main door of the McAuley Building of the Mater Hospital.


Dogs are allowed. Dogs are allowed but must be kept under control.


In the hospital


Highway to Health: Lets get Walking

Walk Location
Map of Northern Ireland

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