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The East Antrim Rambling Club, founded in 1979, organises a programme of walks every Sunday throughout the year, Summer and Winter. Wednesday morning walks also take place two or three times each month with some additional walks in the summer months.

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Sunday Walks July – August 2022
This is a summary of the walks in the next few weeks. The full summer programme with contact details is available here





IMP (interim meeting point)

WALK MEETING POINT (ordnance survey grid ref, OS sheet number)


(distance, elevation if over 200 metres, nature of terrain, useful information)

10th July



Leaving at 9.20am

Lay-by 100 Metres past entrance to Glenarrif Forest Park

D210202, Sheet No 9

10 Miles

Track, open hillside,

Full Mountain Gear required

17th July

Ballyholme Beach, Groomsport and Orlock Point




Ballyholme car park.  First left at Groomsport roundabout where the carriage way ends and take first right


9 Miles

Mostly coastal path with a little road walking.

Boots and poles recommended as can be muddy if there has been a lot of rain.

24th July

Dundrum and Murlough Bay

Carryduff shops at Spar/McCall Tiles

Leaving at 9.30am

Dundrum Castle car park


8 Miles

Road ,tracks and beach

Can be done in trainers/walking shoes

31st July

Killyleagh, Delamont

Walk details to be confirmed nearer the time

14th Aug.


Tollymore Trails (A to B)


Donard car park, Newcastle (Point B)

No more than 2 persons per car to Point B

J375305, Sheet No 29


9 Miles, 210 Metres

Forest paths and grassy trails.

Boots and poles recommended

21st Aug.

Lough Neagh Area



Walk details to be confirmed nearer the time

28th Aug.

Kearney , Co Down


Kearney National Trust car park (Free) BT22 1QF

J648524 Sheet 21

Signposted for Cloughy and Portaferry

6-8 Miles

Walking North and South on coastal paths and rocky shore(poles advised), possibility to drive on further stop at St Cooey’s Wells and walk at Ballyquintin farm (NT)



Wednesday walks July - August 2022
The full Wednesday programme with contact details is available here.
Walks begin at the designated meeting point at 10:30am.
Anyone with a query about the start point should contact the walk leader.


Details of Walk

6 July

Orangefield Park. Meet at Lanyon Place NIR station entrance at 10:25 – Glider to Holywood Arches – Connswater Greenway – The Hollow – circuit of Orangefield Park – North Road – Comber Greenway – Holywood Arches. Train from Jordanstown at 10:06 arrives Lanyon Place at 10:21.

20 July

Bangor NIR Station - Marina – Ballyholme - Ward Park - Castle Park.  Meet at NIR Station. Train from Lanyon @ 10:10 arrives – Bangor 10:45.

27 July

Woodburn Forest & Reservoirs. Meet at Anglers’ Car Park (adjacent to Woodburn Church)

3 Aug

Lough Neagh Loughshore / Rea’s Wood / Dublin Road / Antrim Castle Gardens / River Walk. Meet at car park adjacent to the Gateway Complex / Toilets / The Boathouse Restaurant

17 Aug

Minnowburn to Giant’s Ring. Meet Minnowburn Carpark J325685

31 Aug

Holywood Coast and Parks - Meet at Seapark Car Park.





Walk Reports


Summer Walks 2022

Wednesday Walks Summer 2022
Draft Programmes

Programme Archive

Links   (Updated 15.6.21)

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Advice Note and Code for Walkers

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Day Walks

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July 2002


General Interest


History of Belfast’s Mourne Water Supply

Rambles in the Belfast Hills. A new book by Susan Clements
Press Release
Pages 38-39    Pages 76-77

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