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Highway to Health, Riversdale, Strabane 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.




2.6 miles

OS Map

Sheet 12

Nearest Town


Route Shape


Route Type

Highway to Health


Tarmac / paving

Grid Reference (Start)


Grid Reference (End)


Point of Interest


Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Other Area

Route Description

Leaving from the Riverside Leisure Centre, turn left on the Urney Road and then left again on the Strabane By Pass.

Follow it for almost 2km and turn left onto Orchard Road. Turn onto Melmount Road, and follow it back until you reach the Urney Road, where you will return to the Riverside Leisure Centre

Getting to the Start (by Public Transport)

Translink - journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

Getting to the Start (by Car)

The route can be accessed at any point and walked in either direction.


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



Walk Location
Map of Northern Ireland

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