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Antrim Hills Way

22 miles, near Glenarm

Across scenic hill-tops

Avish to Eagles Hill

3.1 miles, near Bellarena

Cliff top walk on the North Coast

Ballintoy to Bushmills

12.4 miles, near Bushmills/Ballintoy

A moderate linear walk linking Ballintoy and Bushmills

Ballykelly Bank

2 miles, near Ballykelly

A walk along the east shore of Lough Foyle

Ballymacran Bank

5 miles, near Ballykelly or Limavady

A walk along the east shore of Lough Foyle

Benone Strand

2.5 miles, near Bellarena & Magilligan

Classic north coast beach walk


0.7 (One Way) miles, near Ballintoy

Coastal cliff scenery & an exhilarating rope bridge experience

Causeway Coast Way

33 miles, near Portstewart

Magnificent coastal scenery including the Giant's Causeway

Cranny Falls

1.2 (One Way) miles, near Carnlough

A gentle walk uphill

Cregagh Wood

0.9 miles, near Cushendun

A tranquil short walk nestled in the Glens of Antrim

Cushendun Long Walk

1.5 miles, near Cushendun

Beach and village walk

Cushendun Short Walk

1.2 miles, near Cushendun

Beach and village walk

Dungonnell Way

9.5 miles, near Cargan

A 9.5 mile circular route passing through Glenariff Forest

Dunluce Castle

0.5 miles, near Bushmills

Magnificent cliff top castle


1.5 - 3.4 miles, near Ballycastle

Enjoy breath-taking views from the cliff edge

Giant's Causeway

2 miles, near Bushmills

World Heritage Site and geological wonder steeped in legend

Glenariff Forest Park, Rainbow Trail

0.4 miles, near Cushendall

A detour off the Waterfall walk, crossing the Rainbow Bridge

Glenariff Forest Park, Scenic Trail

5.9 miles, near Cushendall

Steep climb with fine views

Glenariff Forest Park, Viewpoint Trail

0.6 miles, near Cushendall

View the sea in the distance.

Glenariff Nature Reserve Waterfalls Walk

1.5 miles, near Glenariff

Forest walk with spectacular waterfalls

Glenarm Coast Walk

0.3 (One Way) miles, near Glenarm

A stoney and flat path.

Gortmore to Hell's Hole

2.2 miles, near Bellarena

Cliff top walk in the Binevenagh AONB

Heritage Railway Path

1.5 miles, near Portballintrae

Coastal walk

International Appalachian Trail (IAT)

280 miles, near Bunglas

Walk from the west coast of Ireland to the east

Layd Church

0.5 miles, near Cushendall

Monument and coastal scenery


0.5 miles, near Portbalintrae

Unusual twin earthworks on a coastal headline

Lough Foyle Trail

10.4 miles, near Ballykelly or Limavady

A stunning coastal walk on the banks of Lough Foyle

Magilligan Point

0.5 miles, near Magilligan

Beach at mouth of Lough Foyle

Moyle Way

26 miles, near Ballycastle

A 26 mile walk mostly off road through the glens of Antrim.

Mussenden Temple & Downhill Demesne

2 miles, near Castlerock, near Coleraine

Stunning landscaped estate with fabulous views of Ireland’s Nort

North Antrim Cliff Path - Dunseverick to Giant’s Causeway

4.8 (one way) miles, near Bushmills

Dramatic cliff headlands & views, secluded bays, castle ruins

Port Path

6.5 (one way) miles, near Portstewart

Beautiful coastal walk connecting Portstewart Strand and Portrus

Portballintrae Causeway Loop

5.5 miles, near Portballintrae

A loop walk linking Portballintrae to the Causeway and back

Portrush to Bushmills

6.6 (one way) miles, near Portrush/Bushmills

A linear walk on the North Antrim Coast

Rathlin Ballyconaghan Trail

1.8 miles, near Rathlin Harbour

An enjoyable trail on open ground with stunning coastal views

Rathlin Island Roonivoolin Walk

4 miles, near Rathlin Village

A breathtaking cliff top and lakeland walk

Rathlin Kebble Cliff Walk

1.9 miles, near Rathlin Harbour

A waymarked trail across open ground with coastal views

Rathlin Kinramer North Walk

2.1 miles, near Rathlin Harbour

A waymarked trail across open ground with coastal views

Rathlin Kinramer Trail

1.9 miles, near Rathlin Harbour

A waymarked trail across open ground with coastal views

Rathlin Trail

4 miles, near Rathlin harbour

Coastal walk with splendid land and seascapes

Ronan's Way

0.9 - 3.4 miles, near Cushendun

A rare opportunity to access some of the most stunning scenery.


1.2 miles, near Nearest village Buckna

Steep rocky track


0.7 miles, near Glenarm

Woodland wildflower walk

The Milibern

3 miles, near Magherahoney Village

Scenic Hillwalking Route

Waterfoot Beach Walk

1.6 miles, near Glenariff

A short circular walk through the sand dunes of Waterfoot Beach

Whitehead Diamond Jubilee Wood

1.1 miles, near Whitehead

A delightful short walk through recently planted woodland

Whitepark Bay

1.4 (One Way) miles, near Ballintoy

A classic embayment beach of white sands & wild dunes

Bonamargy Friary

0.5 miles, near Ballycastle

State Care Monument

Croaghan Breen Forest Walk

6.5 miles, near Magherahoney Village

Scenic hillwalking route

Glenarm Forest

2 miles, near Glenarm

3 scenic walks through this forest

Metal Bridge

3 miles, near Stranocum Village

Quiet rural countryside walk

Motte & Bailey

2 miles, near Ballymena

Short, steep in parts walk.

Mussenden Estate Walk

2 - 3 miles, near Castlerock

Coastal walks, varied terrain

Skerry Trail

2.5 miles, near Newtowncrommelin

Scenic circular route

The Drum

1.5 miles, near Cargan

Steep grassland track

West Bay & Ramore Head

2 to 3 miles, near Portrush

Coastal walk around Portrush

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