Mass Path

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.


Lacken Gate

The entrance gate at the Lacken end of the Mass Path

Section of the path

The Path

Typical section of the path as it climbs Lacken hill


Uppermost kissing gate

The final gate before entering Coillte forest on Lacken hill