Portstewart Strand and Estuary Walk
The Portstewart Strand and Estuary Walk is a fun seaside adventure in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland that offers some amazing views across the water. While out walking the trail, you will make your way along the beach, before completing a loop next to the estuary of the Bann River. This is a laid back route that offers scenic views and is a bunch of fun, especially if you plan on spending some time at the beach afterwards!
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Route Description for Portstewart Strand and Estuary Walk
As long as you don’t mind getting a bit of sand in your shoes, the Portstewart Strand and Estuary Walk is a fantastic adventure that features sweeping seaside views and is loads of fun for the entire family. In addition to walking along the beach, you will also have the opportunity to complete a loop near the estuary of the River Bann, which is a great place for viewing birds.
Setting out from the trailhead, you will make your way to the west along the sandy expanse of the Portstewart Strand, enjoying some lovely views of the water - and possibly staking out a beach spot for later - before turning left onto the loop portion of the walk. Here, you will loop around the dunes and walk along the banks of the Bann River that will eventually bring you back to the edge of the sea. From here, simply retrace your steps along the beach in order to arrive back at the starting point of your walk.
Getting to the Portstewart Strand and Estuary Walk Trailhead
The trailhead for the Portstewart Strand and Estuary Walk can be found at the end of Strand Road in Portstewart, just beyond Harry’s Shack.
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