This route takes in a small section of the Loughshore Trail (NCN Route 94) from Antrim to Randalstown with views of a spectacular railway viaduct, the River Maine and the ajoining parklands of Shanes Castle.
|Nearest Town||Antrim||OS Map||14|
|Route Type||Parkland and Grassland, Riverside||Route Shape||Linear|
|AONB||Other Area||Grid Ref (Start)||J153870|
|Public Roads||On Public Road||Grid Ref (End)||J080904|
Starting at the Lough Shore Park in Antrim, this section of the Loughshore Trail follows alongside the Six Mile Water river, before heading across the old stone Deerpark Bridge, then west through the beautifully kept grounds of Clotworthy House. Turn left at the junction with the Randalstown Road, and follow this route into Randalstown. As you apprach the town, the route takes you past a spectacular Railway viaduct over the River Maine and into the town centre.
For more detailed information on this route, please contact Antrim Tourist Information Centre on 028 94428331.
Also consult the Loughshore Trail leaflet produced by the Lough Neagh Partnership. See Publications.
This route has accessible toilet facilities.
Just started cycling after many years. Randalstown route was fairly pleasant to start off with. Castle Grounds at the start of the route quite picturesque
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