Glenelly Valley : Draperstown - Newtonstewart ( Glenelly valley, Sperrins )

Star Ratings
4 star route rating
Corners : 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.5
Straights : 2 star route rating Motorcycle Road2.5
Scenery : 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.5
Road Surface : 3 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.0
Visibility : 3 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.0
Police Presence : green 2 Motorcycle Road1.5
Hazards : green 3 Motorcycle Road2.5

Info
Route Added By : yellachinook
Date : November 14, 2007
Length : 40 kms / 24.9 miles
Download GPX - ???
Road Type : Mountainous
Map Key : Red = Excellent | Blue = Good | Purple = Other Recommended
August 18, 2014 - 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0

Beautiful ride through the Sperrins, even on a damp day. Plenty of nice valleys and undulations providing interesting corners. Surrounded by hills touching the clouds, riding past TV transmitters. Not much traffic at all on a Sunday afternoon but plenty of farms and driveways so need to be careful.

Some short straights but plenty of undulations. The western part of the road has been resurfaced but the eastern part is a bit below average. No major potholes though!

I came from the west coast through wild donegal scenery and this was nearly as good.


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November 14, 2007 - 5 star route rating Motorcycle Road5.0

stunning road in either direction


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