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Summer Programme 2019

A meeting of members has drawn up a list of all the walks planned over the Summer months.
A card with them on is available from Alan.
A larger version on the program can be downloaded to see or print.

For many of the routes below, if you click on them you can see where it is and a brief description.

Tuesday 10.00 am

April - June
02 Apr. Mill Race
09 Apr. Victoria Park
16 Apr. Antrim Lough Shore
23 Apr. Kilmakee
30 Apr. Jordanstown
07 May Titanic
14 May Bangor
21 May Ballysculty
28 May Mill Race
04 Jun. Mossley Mill
11 Jun. Lagan tow path
18 Jun. Carnfunock
25 Jun. Antrim Lough Shore

Tuesday 10.00 am

Jul. - Sep.
02 Jul. 6 mile, Ballyclare
09 Jul. Holywood
16 Jul. Mill Race
23 Jul. Black Mountain
30 Jul. Broadwater
06 Aug. Kilmakee
13 Aug. Connswater Greenway
20 Aug. Titanic
27 Aug. Ballysculty
03 Sep. Portrush (away day)
10 Sep. Jordanstown
17 Sep. 6 mile, Ballyclare
24 Sep. Mossley Mill

Lagan Tow Path

Enlarged map

4.5 miles
1 hour 30 minutes

We meet at Old Presbyterian Car Park at 9.30 am before sharing transport to the Boat Club car park.
Alternatively you can make your own way there, but please let us know.
The walk follows the towpath for 2.25 miles to Shaws Bridge.
The first lock, where we start, known as Molly Wards, after a well-known eighteenth century tavern, is now home to the Boat Club.
Continuing upstream, the site of the second lock is known as Mickey Taylors.
The third lock, where lock, lock-keepers house & stone bridge remain entact is known as McLeaves.
We turn round at Shaws Bridge, built by Captain John Shaw in 1709.
The return journey, back along the way we came, can include a stop at the Old Inn Keeper's Cottage for coffee