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Oxford Island
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The route begins where the Kinnego Embankment meets the Annaloiste Road. Follow the bitumen path as far as it goes and this will take you to the Lough Shore and Lough Neagh DIscovery Centre. Retrace your route to take you back onto NCN 9 & 94.

Public roads: Off Public Road

Getting to the start:

By bicycle: Both NCN 9 & 94 pass the entrance to Oxford Island Nature Reserve. Follow these routes from either the Craigavon or Portadown direction.

By car: Exit M1 at junction 10 and folow the brown signs for Oxford Island Nature Reserve. There is significant parking space at the Discovery Centre.

Public Transport: Take the train to Lurgan station and take bus number 53 to Kinnego Embankment.

Traffic: Cyclists will encounter cars which are also visiting the area. Speed on the main route is controlled using speed bumps.

Distance

1.5 miles

Terrain

Bitumen and gravel surfaces

Point of interest

Lough Neagh Discovery Centre

5 Bird hides located around the shore line

Kinnego Marina

Facilities

The parking and toilet facilities at both the Discovery Centre and Kinnego Marina are fully accessible. There are cafe facilities at both venues however opening hours should be checked before arrival to avoid disappointment.

Publication

Walking & Cycling in Craigavon

Publication availability

Oxford Island Discovery Centre TIC

Facilities

  • Free (parking charges may apply)

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Facilities

  • Free (parking charges may apply)
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Oxford Island

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www.cycleni.com/24/oxford-island/

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