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Highway to Health at St John's GAC

This traffic-free walk is entirely within the grounds of St John's GAC. It is made up of three loops of 520m, 1,060 and 320m respectively. These can be walked in any combination and in any direction. The walk is enhanced by the provision of several free-standing exercise stations where you can do exercises to booost your strength, stamina, co-orination and flexibillity.

County

Down

Distance

1.18 miles

OS Map

29

Nearest Town

Castlewellan

Route Shape

Circular

Route Type

Highway to Health

Terrain

Playing Fields

Grid Reference (Start)

J363406

Grid Reference (End)

J363406

Point of Interest

Riverside, Views to Mournes and Dromara Hills

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Antrim Coast & Glens

Route Description

This walk is suitable for all ages and abilities. It is mostly on level ground or only slight slopes. Underfoot conditions is short grass.

Getting to the Start (by Public Transport)

Translink - journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

Getting to the Start (by Car)

Just of B175 between Castlewellan and Ballynahinch

Getting to the Start (on Foot)

At junction of Ballylough road (B175) and Ballywilwill Road

Facilities

Disabled car parking available

Publication

Highway to Health guide

Publication Availability

N/A

Walk Location
Map of Northern Ireland
 
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