The cycle starts in the cathedral town of Downpatrick, cycling via Tyrella towards Dundrum, along the coast road through the seaside town of Newcastle towards Annalong. Then it’s up into the Mourne Mountains passing Spelga Dam and then it’s downhill towards home, through Bryansford, Maghera and Clough.
How to enter the Granite Challenge
- Bike 55mi
Granite Challenge weather forecast
Light rain and windy overnight.
Granite Challenge reviews
5 out of 5 stars