Lower Bann Route

The route travels from Lough Neagh to the north Coast where it meets the Atlantic ocean at the Barmouth near Castlerock.

The Lower Bann cycleway is a cycle route through unspoilt countryside following the Lower Bann River Corridor from Lough Neagh, through the rolling countryside of Counties Antrim and Londonderry to the north coast where it meets the Atlantic ocean at the Barmouth near Castlerock.

The route offers quiet and scenic country roads, passing through or close to the towns of Toome, Portglenone, Kilrea, Ballymoney, Coleraine and Castlerock. The route has a great diversity of natural and cultural heritage attractions and huge potential for the adventurous touring cyclist.

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Please note

We have taken all responsible steps to ensure that these routes are safe and achievable by people with a reasonable level of fitness. However, all outdoor activities involve a degree of risk. To the extent permitted by law, Sustrans accepts no responsibility for any accidents or injury resulting from following these routes. Walking and cycling routes change over time. Weather conditions may also affect path surfaces. Please use your own judgement when using the routes based upon the weather and the ability, experience and confidence levels of those in your group.

To make sure everyone gets the most out of their time by the water, please ensure you follow the Towpath Code

Please help us protect this route

The Lower Bann Route is part of the National Cycle Network, cared for by Sustrans. Your donation today will help keep the Network safe and open for everyone to enjoy.

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