A flat section of National Cycle Network along the shoreline of Belfast Lough taking in views of a truely historic shipyard.
|Nearest Town||Whiteabbey||OS Map||15|
|Route Type||Coastal, Riverside, Urban||Route Shape||Linear|
|AONB||Antrim Coast & Glens||Grid Ref (Start)||J360830|
|Public Roads||Off Public Road||Grid Ref (End)||J360830|
After starting at Whiteabbey use the coastal walking and cycling path from Coastguard Cottages, calling at the pleasant Hazelbank Park.
The route then runs on a path parallel to the motorway where you can observe the birds of Belfast Lough from special bird watching hides. The cycle lanes take you through Duncrue Industrial Estate and onto Clarendon Dock where new businesses thrive alongside the old dry docks, where ships were once repaired. On arrival in Belfast, visit the Lagan Weir and learn about the history of the river Lagan and the Titanic. Return north along the same route or take the train to Whiteabbey.
This route has accessible toilet facilities.
Causeway Coast and Glens Cycle Leaflet
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