BALLYHORNAN COASTAL PATH

A linear route from Ballyhornan to Ardglass

Beginning at the Ballyhornan Beach Car Park follow signs for the Lecale way south. On Reaching Saint Patrick's Well the route joins the Sheepland Road. Take the Strangford Road to Ardglass and finish at the Marina Car Park.

Highlights along the route include: a clifftop walk, Guns Island, Saint Patrick's Well, and Ardtole Church.

This route is approximately 6 miles in one direction. There are open fields, roaming livestock, and rocky and marshy terrain. 

Ballyhornan Beach
Ballyhornan Beach

Beginning of the walk

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Guns Island
Guns Island

View from clifftop

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Rugged Coastline
Rugged Coastline

Site of a shipwreck

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The cliffs
The cliffs

Silurian rock formations

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Coming off the cliff
Coming off the cliff

Lecale Way stile

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Land creep
Land creep

Sheepland Harbour

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Sheepland Harbour
Sheepland Harbour

Natural bay

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View to the Mournes
View to the Mournes

From Sheepland Harbour

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Saint Patrick's Road
Saint Patrick's Road

Rock formation near the Well

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