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Short Routes

You don’t have to cycle for miles and miles to enjoy cycling in Northern Ireland.

Country parks, forest parks, tow paths and disused railways are home to short cycle routes under 10 miles.  Many are traffic-free so therefore perfect for some family fun.

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Comber Greenway, Belfast

The Comber Greenway is a 7 mile traffic free section of the National Cycle Network which follows the old Belfast - Comber Railway line.

Newry to Slieve Gullion Courtyard,

Scenic route through the Ring of Gullion AONB.

Castlewellan Mountain Bike Trails,

The Castlewellan Mountain Bike Trails boast flowing singletrack and incredible views of the Mourne Mountains.

Crom,

Crom is one of Ireland's most important Nature Conservation areas, home to many rare species, including the elusive pine marten.

Castlerock to Downhill Forest,

Short family cycle connecting Castlerock village and Downhill Forest

Dundrum Coastal Path,

A short coastal cycle with views across Dundrum Inner Bay

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