Spectacular Gobbins clifftop walkway reopens in Northern Ireland

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Spectacular Gobbins clifftop walkway reopens in Northern Ireland
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Rain cascades down as tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Flowers grow along The Gobbins path on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: A young boy looks at some of the displays at The Gobbins visitor centre on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path and trail on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists take photographs as they make their way along The Gobbins coastal path on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk known as The Gobbins has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: Tourists make their way along The Gobbins coastal path on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
ANTRIM, NORTHERN IRELAND - AUGUST 19: A vintage signing gives warning at The Gobbins coastal path walkway on August 19, 2015 in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Islandmagee cliff path walk has reopened after six decades of closure and a £7.5 million investment. Comprimising of suspension tubular bridges, caves, steps and tunnels carved through the north Antrim coastline the trail was once a thriving 1900's hotspot for walkers and thrill-seekers. Designed by Irish railway engineer Berkley Deane Wise and opened in 1902 to Edwardian era visitors the path comes with a health warning for those weak of heart or suffering from a general lack of fitness due to it's steep incline. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)
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The Gobbins path is described as a 'white knuckle' walk-up cliff in Northern Ireland with spectacular views and photo-worthy winding staircases and bridges. The original walkway was opened in 1902 and saw thousands of visitors until the 1950's when it was closed to the public.

60 years and 7.5 million pounds later, the entire walkway has been revitalized and includes a brand new visitors center. Take a look for yourself at the incredible views on the walkway captured by photographer Charles McQuillan.

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