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Highway to Health, Six Mile Water River Park - Ballyclare

Sixmilewater is a large open area of parkland along the Six Mile River. There are opportunities for bird watching and feeding with formal flowerbeds, surrounded by an avenue of trees and woodland area. The area is suitable for cross-country running, walking and informal recreation.

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.




1.24 miles

OS Map

Sheet 15

Nearest Town


Route Shape


Route Type

Highway to Health



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Grid Reference (End)


Point of Interest


Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Other Area

Route Description

Please see the Six Mile Water River Park Highway to Health leaflet, available for download on this page.

Getting to the Start

Starts in the car park of the Six Mile Leisure Centre





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