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A Walk for the Weekend: Irish Times Feature

A Walk for the Weekend: Pilgrim Paths to Higher Ground Follow in the ageless echo of medieval penitents, writes John G O’Dwyer Celebrating Ireland’s dense network of penitential tracks, Pilgrim Paths Week is a new, non-denominational Easter festival that urges us to get into the Irish countryside and follow...

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Tóchar Phádraig Activities

_ Upcoming Events 2018 _  If you would like to walk off your Christmas over-indulgence, there will be an opportunity to walk half the Tochar Phádraig on St Stephen’s Day departing by bus to Aughagower at 11.am after registration in Ballintubber Abbey. This costs €10. Pilgrims will then walk...

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St. Finbarr’s Activities

Upcoming Events 2018 To celebrate Pilgrim Paths Week 2018, a walk of St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Path from Drimoleague to Gougane Barra takes place over two days – Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th of April 2018. While this captivating medieval path is open all year, for Pilgrim Paths Week it...

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Pilgrim Paths Week, March 22nd – 29th, 2016

National Pilgrim Paths Week –  Easter Saturday, March 22nd – 29th, 2016 Ireland’s third annual National Pilgrim Paths Event will take place over a week for the first time ever. The celebrations will take place over the Easter holiday period from Tuesday March 22nd to Tuesday March 29th 2016. There will be a nationwide series of...

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