Located in heart of County Down and situated at the gateway to the Mourne Mountains, the Banbridge District is a beautiful area to explore. It is an ideal area for walkers who want to get off the beaten track. The scenic beauty and the diverse landscape make the Banbridge District a great place to explore on foot.In recent years Banbridge District Council has been working to provide opportunities to enjoy the countryside in this mainly rural, farming area through the assertion of public rights of way, the development of new routes and the provision of facilities such as car parks, viewpoints and picnic sites. Some of the area's most popular walks include:
Click on the link either directly above or on the left-hand navigation bar to find out more information on the many themed walks available throughout the District. In addition, you can both view and download a copy of 'Easy Walking in the Banbridge District' under 'Publications' for information on more local walking routes.