Starting in Riverside Park main car park the route begins in the wooded section of the park, then on road through a section of Ballymoney Town then back into a newer section of Riverside Park. The walk can be commenced from any point and walked in either direction.
DISTANCE – 3 miles
STEPS – 4100
Ballymoney Town Centre
Highway to Health, Parkland and Grassland, Riverside, Urban, Woodland
Flat level parkland/ footpaths
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Point of Interest
Visit the Joey Dunlop Memorial Garden on route
Starting at the main Riverside Park Car Park off Armour Avenue, follow the path network to the right underneath the road bridge and along the north side of Ballymoney River. Cross at the third footbridge and follow the path round to the right and along the south side of the River. Continue until the path passes Trolans garage on the left and comes up onto the Ballymena Road. Cross and turn right along Rodeing Foot, Meetinghouse Street and Castle Street. At Bravallen Road turn left and second left again back into Riverside Park via the Bravallen Road Car Park. Follow the path across the footbridge making a right turn back to the starting point at the main car park.
Getting to the Start (by Car)
From the town centre follow signs for the Joey Dunlop Leisure Centre. At Rodeing Foot take a right turn into Armour Avenue just before Trolan’s Garage, the car park is on the right.
Dogs are allowed.
Two car parks, toilets and childrens play area in Riverside Park. Various town amenities to hand in the urban section including retail/toilets etc.