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Argory Blackwater River Walk

Co Armagh
Argory Blackwater River Walk

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Follow the River Blackwater around the estate and cross the industrial age-Bond’s Bridge.

Start Point:
H871582

Finish Point:
H871582

Route:
From the carpark follow the sign for Bond's bridge / ferry path. This starts at the bottom of the carpark. At the end of the path there is a set of large steps. At the top of the steps turn left and go through the kissing gate onto the river bank. Follow the path along the river and keep an eye out for fluttering kingfishers. They lazily fly over water and swoop down to spear fish with their sharp beaks. As the path comes to an end along the river turn left onto the causeway which runs between the meadows. At the end of the causeway you will approach Meadow Cottage. Turn left again and follow the avenue back to the carpark.

Distance:
2 miles

Terrain:
Variety of surfaces

Point of interest:
Herons and Kingfishers are frequently seen the area

Facilities:
Tea room, toilet facilities, picnic area and playground Please see the National Trust NI Website for updated opening times.

Publication:
None

Nearest town:
Dungannon

OS map:
Sheet 19

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