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A lovely stroll

This is a peaceful and lovely part of Antrim. The walk meanders along river and through woodland... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
England, UK
Get close to nature

If you are in the Antrim area and would like some time alone with your thoughts, a tranquil river... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
John M
Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a peaceful and lovely part of Antrim. The walk meanders along river and through woodland. Depending on the time of year the smell of wild garlic is amazing. You can exercise both the body and soul on this trail!

Thank banshee48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a walk for the first time in years & the area & river were stunning. Loads of flora & fauna. The information signage could do with a clean & the wheel was a bit overrun with foliage. There was a bit of rubbish lying...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you are in the Antrim area and would like some time alone with your thoughts, a tranquil river with only local wildlife to distract you, then the Mill Race is the place for you.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Nice Walk on a Nice Day This is a really nice stroll in better weather, would be good if the local Council could repair the 5th bridge and a little more maintenence and litter picking would not go amiss.

1  Thank Sniper2007
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This has been upgraded over the last few years and is now a really good walk with stunning scenery and some interesting features along the way.

Thank markusTyrone
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This walk is one of the most picturesque walks in the area with a beautiful river and weir. Very popular with dog walkers but generally quiet with good parking facilities.

1  Thank John L S
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is in essence a pleasant river walk with interest. The river is Six Mile Water and starting points include where the river meets lough neagh. Dangers include the Hog Weed which can be seen growing close to river and should not be touched.

1  Thank S W
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Don't miss this lovely walk while visiting Antrim Town, call into the tourist information in the Old Court House to get directions to the walk from the town centre if you are a visitor. This walk is mostly flat alongside the six mile river leading...More

1  Thank Redzview
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have been walking and running along this trail for many years, parts of it even before it was upgraded by the local council to an official trail. Nowadays I walk this trail about once a week throughout the year. It is a most relaxing...More

1  Thank Sam M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Nice gentle stroll through a woodland path.River running through and abundant wildlife.Great place for a dog walk.The river runs through down to the Loch Shore and the whole area can be walked in a circle.There is also a path into Town.Really nice place..

Thank Onkernow
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