Drumaheglis Nature Trail

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A short, pleasant woodland nature trail adjacent to the River Bann set within the Drumaheglis Marina and Caravan Park complex

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Drumaheglis Nature Trail

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County Antrim

Distance 0.75 miles

OS Map Sheet 8

Terrain Woodland track

Nearest Town Balnamore Village

Route Shape Circular

Grid Reference C90254 25263

Route Type Riverside, Woodland

Route Description

From the marina car park follow the nature trail sign to a track through the woodland. This unmetalled path swings around the outside edge of the existing woodland area and offers a short, quiet walk, good for families with small children. The track re-emerges at the Drumaheglis amenity site and walkers can avail of a cup of tea or take the children to the play area on site.

Point of Interest

Great for frog spawn and riverine bird watchers

Getting to the start

From Ballymoney Town Centre follow Charlotte Street and Balnamore Road to Balnamore Village and pick up the brown signs for Drumaheglis Marina.

Public transport

Translink – journeyplanner.translink.co.uk


The nature trail is open for walking all year round. From Easter until the end of September 9am to dusk, visitors can avail of the site amenities including toilets, car park and small shop.