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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 and on Wednesday evenings from April to September.  Wednesday morning walks proceed two or three times each month from September to March.
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Summary of Sunday Walks – For full programme details click here

March 2020
NB THERE IS NO WALK ON THE FIRST SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH – DECEMBER BEING THE EXCEPTION

 

DATE

 

WALK

 

IMP (interim meeting point)

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

DESCRIPTION

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

8th March

Castlewellan Loanens

No IMP

The square Castlewellan

3342363 sheet 29

9 Miles 

Mostly country lanes

Can be done in trainers/trail shoes

15th March

Ardilea Bridge (near Clough) – Newcastle (A-B)

No IMP

Meet in Donard car park in Newcastle at 10.00. We will then take half the cars back to Ardilea Bridge.

8 Miles

We will walk along the old railway line into Dundrum, where we should have time to visit the castle, before returning to the coastal path and making our way past Dundrum Inner Bay,  through the sand dunes and along the boardwalk and beach to Newcastle. Can be done in trainers/trail shoes. A walking pole may be helpful on stony sections of the beach.

22nd March

Carnmoney Hill

No IMP

Car park near Whiteabbey War Memorial, Shore road

J358827

6-8 Miles

230m ascent, mostly on paths but can be wet underfoot on the hill.

Boots are recommended

29th March

Mournes

Slieve Loughshannagh, Doan, Carn and Ott

Carryduff shops

(Beside Eight South Restaurant)

14a Ballynahinch Road

Ott/Blue Quarry car park

Grid Reference J280279

Sheet no 29

620m, 6miles

Stony paths, gorse, bog, heathland and stiles.

Full mountain gear required

Easter break – 10th April to 14th April

 

Details to follow

 

 

 

 

 

Summary of Wednesday Walks. For full programme details click here

April – September 2020 – Pending

Date

Details of Walk

 

 

 

 

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Sunday Walks - Winter 2019-20

Wednesday Evening Walks 2020

Draft Programmes

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Day Walks

October 2002

Evening Walks:-

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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Sandyknowes Roundabout – hard shoulder on A6 (BT36 4RF)

 

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