Step up for the 2019 Hospice Walk!
We’re delighted to announce that this year’s Hospice Walk will take place in seven scenic locations across Northern Ireland this April and June, including two new walks; The Cuilcagh Boardwalk and the Forget Me Not Memory Walk.
You can also choose to do a ‘DIY’ Walk, if one of the organized walks doesn’t suit. Simply choose your favourite walk location and do your own sponsored walk at a date and time that suits you.
With walking distances ranging from 3 to 9 miles, there’s a walk to suit all abilities!
Saturday 6th April
Carrickfergus (7 Miles) Starts at 10am
Start: Carrickfergus Castle BT38 7BG
Finish: The Windrose Restaurant, 5 Rodgers Quay, Carrickfergus BT38 8BE
(Sponsored by Mauds Ice Creams)
Colin Glen Forest Park (6 or 3 miles) Starts at 11am
Start and Finish: The visitor centre, Colin Glen Forest Park, Stewartstown Road, Belfast BT17 0HW
Join our little walkers on the Colin Glen Gruffalo Trail! Pick up your little walkers Gruffalo pack and enjoy seeing your favourite characters come to life with fascinating sculptures plotted along with the trail.
Saturday 13th April
North Down Coastal Path (5 or 8 miles) Starts at 10am
Start: Queens Hall Leisure Complex, Holywood BT19 1JT
Finish: (5 miles) Crawfordsburn Country Park BT19 1JT
Finish: (8 miles) Pickie Fun Park, Bangor BT20 5AG
(Sponsored by Mauds Bangor)
Larne Coastal Path (5 or 9 miles) Starts at 10am
Start and Finish: Larne Leisure Centre, Tower Road, Larne BT40 1AB
Lagan Tow Path (8 Miles) Starts at 10am
Start: Lagan Valley Civic Centre, Lisburn BT27 4RL
Finish: Belfast Activity Centre, Barnett’s Park, Belfast BT9 5PB
(Sponsored by Creightons)
Sunday 23rd June
Cuilcagh Boardwalk Trail (7.5 miles) Starts at 2pm
Start and Finish: Cuilcagh Boardwalk, Enniskillen BT92 1ER
Regrettably this walk is not open to under 12’s or dogs!
Sunday 30th June
Forget Me Not Memory Walk (3 miles) Starts at 2pm
Walk in memory of your loved ones with our new Forget Me Not MemoryWalk
Start: Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice, Horizon House
Finish: Northern Ireland Hospice, Somerton House
If you can’t make it to any of the planned walks, you can plan your own ‘Do It Yourself Walk?’ Simply choose a date you are free and walk your favourite route. All that's left to do is ask friends, family or colleagues to support you by making a donation.
- Adult Walk Registration: £5
- Child (under 14’s): £1
- Forget Me Not Memory Walk and D.I.Y Walk: FREE
- Under 5's go free
To register for the Forget Me Not Memory Walk and the D.I.Y Walk, please email email@example.com or call 028 9077 7123.