Northern Ireland Chest Heart & Stroke
Highway to Health – Dungannon

This urban walk is part of the Highway to Health Scheme – a simple and innovative scheme which aims to encourage people of all ages to walk for leisure and good health. It uses pole signs at one kilometre intervals on an established route.

 

COUNTY
Tyrone

DISTANCE – 2.7 miles

STEPS – 5375

OS MAP
Sheet 19
NEAREST TOWN
Dungannon
ROUTE SHAPE
Circular
ROUTE TYPE
Highway to Health
TERRAIN
Tarmac/paving
GRID REFERENCE (START)
H799839
GRID REFERENCE (END)
H799839

 

Click here to download a map of the walk.

Route Description

Please see the Dungannon Highway to Health leaflet, available for download on this page.

The route goes via the Cookstown Road Roundabout, down Quarry Lane, across the Donaghmore Road and into Newell Road. From there it turns into Lisnahull Road and onto the new pedestrian walkway running alongside the line of the old railway track. It crosses Washingford Row and comes out onto Mark Street. It turns right into Brooke Street, up Empire Avenue and returns to the Council Offices via Ranfurly Road, Northland Row and Circular Road.

Getting to the Start

The route can be accessed at any point and can be walked in either direction.