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Highway to Health, Rathcoole Walk A

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.

County

Antrim

Distance

1.75 miles

OS Map

Sheet 15

Nearest Town

Newtownabbey

Route Shape

Circular

Route Type

Highway to Health, Urban

Terrain

Urban landscape, tarmac / paving

Grid Reference (Start)

J343847

Grid Reference (End)

J343847

Point of Interest

-

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Other Area

Route Description

Turn left from the diamond and walk alongside the playing fields, turning left and following the path towards O'Neill Road.

Continue the follow the path as it turns left and brings you towards and through the Leisure Park which will be on your left side. A little further ahead, the path turns left - follow it right the way round and it will bring you back into The Diamond again.

Getting to the Start (by Public Transport)

Translink - journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

Getting to the Start (by Car)

All three walks start at The Diamond, Rathcoole.

Dogs

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

Facilities

-

Publication

Highway to Health: Lets go Walking

Walk Location
Map of Northern Ireland
 

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