Completed Events 2019
August 27, 2019
Cosán na Naomh, Co Kerry – Fully guided 18km walk. For information contact, 087 2518174, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 20, 2019
Cosán Na Naomh, Co. Kerry
Guided 18km walk to celebrate Pilgrim Paths Week. For information contact, 087 2518174, Email: email@example.com.
This free walk will be fully guided by a voluntary group and will include talks from Isabel Bennet, archaeologist, at many of the sites along the pilgrim route.
No booking is required. Please meet on Easter Saturday 20th April at Ventry Beach car park at 10ish and the walk commences at 10.30 am. Walking boots and gear are necessary. Also bring packed lunch and water. There will be a break at Gallaras for lunch. Toilets and water are available at this location. Walkers can arrange to return to Ventry from Gallaras or Cill Maoilchéadair or at Baile an Lochaigh at the base of Mount Brandon. The last part of the walk is over Rinn Chonaill Hill. The walk finishes at the other side of this hill. We do not climb Mount Brandon.
Time/distance: approx. 5.5 hours and 16km. We arrange return bus for those who require..approx 8-10 euro each, depending on numbers and bus company.
A stamp for passport will be provided on the day or, alternatively, the stamp can be obtained at Ventry Post Office or Dingle Tourism Office.
There are many accommodation choices depending on budgets, personal tastes etc. The trail head at Ventry is only 5 minutes from Dingle town. Look at www.dingle-peninsula.ie for a comprehensive list.
Completed Events 2018
Guided walk as part of the 2nd annual Irish Pilgrim Journey. Those not completing the Irish Pilgrim Journey, but wishing to join in for the day, are most welcome. Meet Ventry Carpark, (which lies on the coast west of Dingle town) at 10.30am. Information, 086 8191942, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kerry Pilgrimage Weekend – September 23rd & 24th
Following the great success of the recent Irish Pilgrim Journey, there is now another opportunity to go where the spirit takes you on two of Ireland’s most captivating mystical trails, while in the company of like-minded people. The upcoming Kerry Pilgrimage Weekend ( Sept 23 and 24) offers participants an opportunity for a fully guided walk of the 2 pilgrim Paths In Kerry and 2 stamps for the new Irish Pilgrim Passport. The paths that will be completed are:
The cost for the 2 walks, which does not include return transport to the start point for Cosán na Naomh, is €20. Advance booking is required and should be made to Kevin O’Shea at 087 6247230 or email@example.com.
Saturday , April 15th, 2017
Siúlóid treoraithe arís i mbliana ar Cosán na Naomh mar chuid de Lá Náisiúnta na gCosán Oilithreachta ar Shatharn Cásca. Is é seo an ceathrú bliain againn an tsiúlóid seo a eagrú. Beidh treoraithe agus seandálaí inár measc le heolas a roinnt faoi na háiteanna agus iarsmaí feadh na slí.
Delighted to announce that once again we will be having a Pilgrimage Walk along the Cosán na Naomh as part of the National Pilgrims Paths Week, This is the fourth year doing the walk, in conjunction with Pilgrim Paths Ireland and we will have walking guides and archaeologists to tell you about the various places that we pass enroute.
Registration: Ventry Beach carpark, Dingle , Co Kerry . Departure: 10am. Distance: 18km. Information: Cosán na Naomh Facebook page
Tues , April 11, 2017
Wandering with a Purpose
(The archaeology of Cosán na Naomh/the Saints’ Path, Corca Dhuibhne, Co Kerry)
This lecture will be delivered at 7.30pm, in Tralee Library. It is organised by Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society and the lecturer will be, Isabel Bennett, who is a well-known archaeologist and also Curator of Musaem Chorca Dhuibhne, County Kerry. She is a specialist in the rich archaeological history of the Dingle Peninsula. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Tá áthas orm a fhógairt go mbeimid ag eagrú siúlóid ttreoraithe arís i mbliana mar chuid de Lá Naisiúnta na gCosán Oilithreachta ar Shatharn Cásca, an 26ú Marta, ag tosnú ag carrchlós Thráigh Fhionntrá ag 10am. Is é seo an tríú bliain againn an tsiúlóid seo a eagrú. Beidh treoraithe agus seandálaí inár measc le heolas a roinnt faoi na háiteanna agus iarsmaí feadh na slí. Tuilleadh eolais ar fáil on Facebook.
Ta tuilleadh sonraí faoin siúlóid maraon le físeán dátheangach ar fáil ar: http://www.everytrail.com/guide/cosan-na-naomh
We are delighted to announce that once again we will be having a Pilgrimage Walk along Cosán na Naomh, on Easter Saturday 26 March, from Ventry Beach car park gathering at 10.00 am. This is the third year doing the walk, in conjunction with Pilgrim Path (https://www.facebook.com/PilgrimPath), and we will have walking guides and archaeologists to tell you about the various places that we pass en route. Further details and updates on Facebook.
Further information including a bilingual video is available at: http://www.everytrail.com/guide/cosan-na-naomh.