Anna Geary meets up with Chris Scott after leaving Portna ( in the previous Video) the trail can be cycled along the main road or via kayak. At this kayak centre, local Chris Scott is Anna’s guide for the day. This picturesque 5km canal excursion takes her from Portna to Movanagher. The final stage of this journey is 20km away in Coleraine. It is the largest town Anna encounters and it is near the mouth of the river Bann. Anna finishes her walk in Coleraine’s nearby Mountsandel woods and fort, where she meets group of local walkers. Click on the photo to find the video, a map and all the hike information.
Cork Footballer Anna Geary undertakes a walk along the River Bann. In the second part of her journey, Anna picks up the trail in this video at Hutchinson’s Quay which runs to Portna Locks. She meets Bradden Baille who makes the wooden spars for the locks and Joe Gilliespie who talks more about the canal. Click on the photo to find the video, a map and all the hike information.