Kilcock Slí na Sláinte
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The Kilcock Slí na Sláinte is 5.5km in length and starts at the Fairgreen, near the entrance to the Railway Station car park.
The Kilcock Slí na Sláinte is 5.5km in length and starts at the Fairgreen, near the entrance to the Railway Station car park. Walking through the car park and along Connaught Street you will pass the GAA Pavilion and further on, the remains of the gate pillars of Branganstown House. Following the route, cross the flyover and turn right. At the next Km mark, notice a cul de sac on the left, which leads to a Mass Rock dating from Penal Times.
Continuing along the route you will catch a glimpse of Courtown Stud farm and Courtown House (once the residence of Film Director John Houston, and visited by many stars, such as Gregory Peck,) and further along on the right is Pinewood Cottage built in 1896.
At the next junction, turn right, immediately left, then right again to cross the motorway once more.Follow the route past Bawnogue with its all weather running track. At the roundabout, bear left onto Courtown Road passing the old School House and the Courthouse. This will bring you back to the Fairgreen, having successfully completed your 5.5km walk.