Northern Ireland Chest Heart & Stroke
Highway to Health – Gilford

Both walks start and finish in the car park at Gilford Bridge. Route 1 goes along Mill Street, up Castle Hill and turns left into Keady Row Loanin’. It emerges on to Hill Street and returns to the car park via High Street and Dunbarton Street. The total distance is 2.1 Km. with a target time of 20 – 21 minutes.

Route 2 crosses the river on leaving the car park. It turns left into Wall Road, continues along Tandragee Road and turns right on to Whinny Hill. Continue along the Whinny Hill and return to the car park by Gilford Bridge.

Those people feeling energetic can do both walks together by simply continuing through the car park on completion of the first route.

More details below:

COUNTY
Down
DISTANCE
2.12km/2.65km
NEAREST TOWN
Gilford
ROUTE SHAPE
Circular
ROUTE TYPE
Walk 1 – Urban
Walk2 – Rural
TERRAIN
Tarmac/Paving

Please click here to download a map of the walk.

Route Description

For route description, please see the Gilford Highway to Health leaflet, available to download above.

Getting to the start

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

Facilities

Town centre car parks.