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Orange fern frond on blue background with path nameUlster Way - Moyle Way Quality Section


42 km / 26 miles
The Quality Section Moyle Way starts in Ballycastle, heads around the forested slopes of Knocklayd and follows the River Glenshesk upstream. An ascent of Slieveanorra (508m) is followed by the boggy shoulder of Trostan. The route passes through Glenariff Forest Park noted for its waterfalls. The finish is in the small village of Waterfoot.

Dogs are not allowed on private land.

Use Link Section (latter part): Ballycastle to Glenarm to reach Quality Section: Glenarm to Ballynure.


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Path Type: Northern Ireland Quality Routes
Waymark: Orange fern frond on blue background with path name
Attributes: Northern Ireland Quality Walks
Paths marked on OS mapping
Start: D114406 - Ballycastle, Antrim
Finish: D239254 - Waterfoot, Antrim
Open Date: 2009
Web Sites: WalkNI - Ulster Way - Moyle Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Causeway Coast Way with Moyle Way and Rathlin Island  (Rucksack Readers  - 2020 )
External download Moyle Way  (Walk Northern Ireland  - 2013 ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Other Paper Maps:
OS (NI) Discoverer
05 (Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland - April 2011)
OS (NI) Discoverer
09 (Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland - April 2017)

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