A journey into the past
In 2018 our group started to clear an old Mass Path which runs for 3km over mountain terrain from Lacken village to the next valley. The people of Blackrock and Lugnagun used this pathway to go to Church, School Shop and Pub in years gone by.
The entrance gate at the Lacken end of the Mass Path
Typical section of the path as it climbs Lacken hill
Uppermost kissing gate
The final gate before entering Coillte forest on Lacken hill