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Annalong Coastal Path

1.5 miles, near Annalong Village

Easy coastal family walk

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

Ballymacormick Point

2 miles, near Groomsport

Rocky coastal path with some steep steps.

Ballymacran Bank

5 miles, near Ballykelly or Limavady

A walk along the east shore of Lough Foyle

Ballyquintin Farm

0.8 - 1.6 miles, near Portaferry

A coastal grassland walk on the tip of the Ards Peninsula

Bangor Town Walk and Cultural Trail

1.5 miles, near Bangor

Town Walk and Cultural Trail of Bangor Town Centre

Benone Strand

2.5 miles, near Bellarena & Magilligan

Classic north coast beach walk

Blackhead Path

2.4 miles, near Whitehead

A scenic coastal walk with beautiful views of sea and land.

Bloody Bridge Coastal Route

1.0 (One Way) miles, near Newcastle

Coastal path

Carnfunnock Biodiversity Walk

1.5 miles, near Larne, Drains Bay & Ballygally.

Mostly wooded landscape

Carnfunnock Garden Walk

0.8 miles, near Larne, Drains Bay & Ballygally.

Mostly wooded landscape

Carnfunnock Heritage Walk

1.6 miles, near Larne, Drains Bay & Ballygally.

Mostly wooded landscape

Carnfunnock Shore Walk

1.5 miles, near Larne, Drains Bay & Ballygally.

Mostly wooded landscape

Carrick-a-Rede

0.7 (One Way) miles, near Ballintoy

Coastal cliff scenery & an exhilarating rope bridge experience

Castle Espie Wildlife Wander

0.75 miles, near Comber

Trail leading around the ponds suitable for all

Castle Espie Woodland Trail

1 miles, near Comber

WWT owned property with estuary views and woodland walks

Castle Ward Boundary Trail

8.7 miles, near Strangford

A walking & cycling trail around the boundary of Castle Ward Dem

Castle Ward Castle Trail

1.8 miles, near Strangford

A short walk close to the shore of Strangford Lough.

Castle Ward Farm Trail

1.6 miles, near Strangford

A cycling & walking trail through woodland and farmland

Castle Ward Shore Trail

0.7 (one way) miles, near Strangford

An all-ability multi-use trail on the shores of Strangford Lough

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

Crawfordsburn Country Park, Coastal Walk

1.9 (One Way) miles, near Crawfordsburn

Gentle coastal walk

Crawfordsburn Country Park, Meadow Walk

2 miles, near Crawfordsburn

Gently undulating walk through wildflower meadow, wood and beach

Cushendun Long Walk

1.5 miles, near Cushendun

Beach and village walk

Cushendun Short Walk

1.2 miles, near Cushendun

Beach and village walk

Delamont Corbally Walk

2.5 miles, near Downpatrick or Killyleagh

Country Park Walks

Delamont Garden Walk

0.7 miles, near Downpatrick or Killyleagh

Country Park Walks

Delamont Long Walk

4.3 miles, near Downpatrick or Killyleagh

Country Park Walks

Delamont Mullagh Walk

0.7 miles, near Downpatrick or Killyleagh

Country Walk Parks

Delamont Strangford Walk

1.2 miles, near Downpatrick or Killyleagh

Country Park Walks

Dundrum Coastal Path

1.6 (one way) miles, near Newcastle

Dundrum Coastal Path

Dunluce Castle

0.5 miles, near Bushmills

Magnificent cliff top castle

Fairhead An Bealach Runda Walk

3.1 miles, near Ballycastle

Enjoy breath-taking views from the cliff edge of Fairhead

Fairhead Casán an Loch Walk

2.2 miles, near Ballycastle

Enjoy breath-taking views from the cliff edge

Fairhead Loch Dubh Walk

1.5 miles, near Ballycastle

Enjoy breath-taking views from the cliff edge of Fairhead

Fairhead Loch Na Crannóige Walk

3.3 miles, near Ballycastle

Enjoy breath-taking views from the cliff edge of Fairhead

Fairhead Murlough View Walk

2.9 miles, near Ballycastle

Enjoy breath-taking views from the cliff edge of Fairhead

Giant's Causeway

2 miles, near Bushmills

World Heritage Site and geological wonder steeped in legend

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

Island Hill & North Strangford Nature Reserve

1.5 miles, near Comber, Newtownards

A walk around Rough Island in Strangford Lough

Kearney

2.7 miles, near Portaferry

Beach/coastal walk

Killard National Nature Reserve

1.3 miles, near Strangford

Rugged coastline at the mouth of Strangford Lough

Layd Church

0.5 miles, near Cushendall

Monument and coastal scenery

Layde Walk

2 miles, near Glenarm

A short walk through the streets of Glenarm village.

Lecale Way

47 miles, near Downpatrick

Long, flat walk around very scenic coastline

Lissanduff

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

Murlough National Nature Reserve

2.5 miles, near Newcastle

Nature Trail

Mussenden Temple & Downhill Demesne

2 miles, near Castlerock, near Coleraine

Stunning landscaped estate with fabulous views of Ireland’s Nort

Newcastle Way

28 miles, near Newcastle

A circular route taking in the diverse scenery of Co Down

North Antrim Cliff Path - Dunseverick to Giant’s Causeway

4.8 (one way) miles, near Bushmills

Dramatic cliff headlands & views, secluded bays, castle ruins

North Down Coastal Path

16 miles, near Holywood, Co Down

Relatively flat scenic coastline

Orlock Point

3 miles, near Donaghadee

Rocky coastal path with some steep steps.

Port Path

6.5 (one way) miles, near Portstewart

Beautiful coastal walk connecting Portstewart Strand and Portrus

Portaferry - Windmill Hill

2 miles, near Portaferry

Enjoy a short walk with great views and get to know Portaferry!

Portballintrae Causeway Loop

5.5 miles, near Portballintrae

A loop walk linking Portballintrae to the Causeway and back

Portmuck

2 miles, near Portmuck

Tranquil harbour and dramatic coastal walk

Portrush to Bushmills

6.6 (one way) miles, near Portrush/Bushmills

A linear walk on the North Antrim Coast

Portstewart Strand - Sand Dune & Estuary Trail

3.5 miles miles, near Portstewart

Popular blue flag beach with towering dunes & hidden estuary

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

Sallagh Braes

1.8 miles, near Ballygalley

Enjoy breath-taking views from the cliff edge

Skernaghan Point

3 miles, near Larne and Ballycarry

Beach to Skernaghan Point

Waterfoot Beach Walk

1.6 miles, near Glenariff

A short circular walk through the sand dunes of Waterfoot Beach

White Park Bay

1.4 (One Way) miles, near Ballintoy

A classic embayment beach of white sands & wild dunes

Ballywalter Walk

2 miles approx miles, near Ballywalter

Walking tour of Ballywalter village on the Ards Peninsula

Belfast Lough

7 miles, near Whiteabbey

Shoreline of Belfast Lough taking in views of historic shipyard.

Bonamargy Friary

0.5 miles, near Ballycastle

State Care Monument

Cranfield to Greencastle

5 miles, near Cranfield

Easy walk but stony in places.

Dundrum/ Murlough Walk

8 miles, near Newcastle and Dundrum

Countryside, Coast and Village

Floodgates Walk

2 (One Way) miles, near Newtownards

Walk across the northern strands of Strangford Lough

Greyabbey Walk

1 mile approx miles, near Greyabbey

A historic walking tour of Greyabbey

Highway to Health, Larne Walk 1

2.3 miles, near Larne, Carnfunnock Country Park

A long road with coastal views to Scotland

Highway to Health, Larne Walk 2

3.3 miles, near Larne, Carnfunnock Country Park

A long road with coastal views to Scotland.

Highway to Health, Whitehead

1.2 miles, near Whitehead

A short linear walk linking Whitehead and Blackhead

Mussenden Estate Walk

2 - 3 miles, near Castlerock

Coastal walks, varied terrain

West Bay & Ramore Head

2 to 3 miles, near Portrush

Coastal walk around Portrush

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