Old Lagan Canal Towpath, Aghagallon
This trail follows the line of the old Lagan Canal along a tarmac towpath. The path is smooth and flat and is ideal for disabled users, walkers and cyclists. From the canal it is a short distance to the Montiaghs Moss Area of Scientific Interest, an important peat habitat.
Distance 1.5 miles
OS Map Sheets 19
Terrain Flat tarmac path
Nearest Town Aghagallon
Route Shape Linear
Grid Reference J08808 63040
Route Type Riverside
The walk begins from either Annaghdroghal Bridge where there is limited on-road parking or from Cranagh Bridge where an off-road car park that leads easily onto the towpath itself. From the bridge, walk along the trail until you come to green fencing, and then retrace your steps.
Montiaghs Moss Area and Portmore Lough
Take turn-off for Junction 10 on the M1 and follow the B105 to Aghagallon. Cycling: NCN Route 9 + 94
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