Lagan & Lough Way

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The Lagan & Lough Way is a 21 mile mostly traffic-free cycle ride or walk connecting Lisburn, Belfast and Jordanstown. The route passes along the waterside environment of the Lagan Valley Regional Park Towpath & Belfast Lough.

For more info please contact LVRP 028 9049 1922

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  • Beautiful area, however, any attempt to enjoy a descent walk was marred by the constant flow of speeding cyclists. Whether single or multiple, rarely did any slow down or give way as per the tow path regs. Not recommended to take children unless you have eyes everywhere for that reason. No need to comment on the dog poo, as it would seem NI has an epidemic of people who ‘I’ll let my dog off the lead and then completely ignore what they do’ syndrome!

    Charlie Boyd at 2:33 pm
  • I joined the towpath from the McIlroy Park. Park is lovely facility; clean and disabled friendly. Park in grounds of Drumbo dog racing track. Easy access from Park to towpath. Unfortunately, littering and especially dog poo on the towpath was a problem on the day I walked

    LARA at 6:36 pm
  • County Down

    Distance 21 miles

    OS Map Sheets 35 & 25

    Terrain Flat

    Nearest Town Lisburn

    Route Shape Circular

    Grid Reference J25942 62453

    Route Type Riverside

    Route Description

    Join at Union Locks, Blaris Road, Lisburn and follow the clearly marked route to Loughshore Park, Jordanstown

    Point of Interest

    Wildlife along the route

    Getting to the start

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    Public transport

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    As the route passes through the cities of Lisburn & Belfast there are numerous opportunities for refreshments including at the Island Civic Centre, in Lisburn