Cloughey village is sited on the outer Ards coastline. In the past Cloughey Bay was the scene of many fascinating stories of shipwrecks and courageous rescue efforts. In the course of this walk find out all about its amazing maritime history as you stroll along the beautiful multi- award winning blue flag beach.
Piece together the story of Cloughey Village over time through browsing interesting historical documents. End your trip at Kirkistown Castle – a particularly fine example of the tower houses which are dotted all along the coast of Co. Down and see how many faces you can spot on the outer castle walls. Cloughey has one of the finest 18 hole golf links courses on the island of Ireland.