Highway to Health at St John’s GAC

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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.

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Highway to Health at St John’s GAC



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County Down

Distance 1.18 miles

OS Map 29

Terrain Playing Fields

Nearest Town Castlewellan

Route Shape Circular

Grid Reference J36326 40646

Route Type Highway to Health

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

Riverside, Views to Mournes and Dromara Hills

Just of B175 between Castlewellan and Ballynahinch

Translink – journeyplanner.translink.co.uk

Disabled car parking available