Enjoy this route with impressive views of the Glenshane Pass snaking away in the distance and the ancient woodland and dolmen you pass along the way.
|Nearest Town||Maghera||OS Map||8|
|Route Type||Forest, Hill, Woodland||Route Shape||Circular|
|AONB||Sperrins||Grid Ref (Start)||C853004|
|Public Roads||On Public Road||Grid Ref (End)||C853004|
Route Signing: The '10' signage will guide you along the Swatragh Cycle Route.
Advice & Recommendations:
- This route has some steep climbs
- Take care on the A29 in Swatragh
- Take care on the A42 in Maghera
Local Tourist Information Points:
- Information Panel located in Maghera Town Centre
- Nearest Tourist Information Centre, Magherafelt
Tel: 028 7963 1510
- The nearest cycle shops are located in Castledawson and Moneymore
Ulsterbus Public Transport:
Tel: 028 7963 2218
This route has accessible toilet facilities.
The Swatragh Cycle Route
Quite a hilly route but once you get over the climbs there are some great long downhill sections. Cycle route not very well sign posted in places, was able to find my way around as I know the area. Some great views.
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