Community groups responsible for managing walking trails in Mayo are to receive grants of €1,000-€3,000 under new funding announced today, with a total allocation of €70,200 for County Mayo for 34 trails.

 Mayo Fine Gael Deputy Michael Ring says trail walking is a great activity for families to enjoy the great outdoors this summer. These trails also attract visitors to small businesses in our rural towns.

 The grant can be used by community groups to maintain, improve and promote walking trails to locals and visitors. The work is done by e groups known as Community Trail Management Organisations.

 The funding for Mayo is as follows:-

 

Sport Ireland Registered Community Trail Management Organisation

Registered Trail Name

Approx. Trail Length (KM)

Estimated Eligible Grant Amount

Clare Lake / McMahon Park Development Committee

Clare Lake Loop Walk

1.3

€1,000

Kilmaine Village Enhancement Group

Kilmaine - Nature walk

1.5

€1,000

Crossmolina Community Council

Enniscoe House loop

2.5

€1,000

Keenagh Community Development

Drumleen Loop

2.8

€1,000

Clare Lake / McMahon Park Development Committee

Mayfield Loop

2.9

€1,000

Martin Neary Woodland Park - Management Group

Martin Neary Woodland Walk

3

€1,000

Claremorris Chamber of Commerce

Land of the Giants

3.2

€1,000

Murrisk Development Association

Murrisk Mountain Loop

3.2

€1,000

Murrisk Development Association

Murrisk Pier Loop

3.3

€1,000

Crossmolina Community Council

Enniscoe House Green Loop

3.5

€1,000

Dooagh Loop Walk Committee

Achill Island - Dooagh loop

4

€1,000

Kilmaine Village Enhancement Group

Kilmaine - Church walk

4

€1,000

Murrisk Development Association

Murrisk Loop

4.3

€1,000

Moygownagh Community Council

Blanemore Forest Walk

5

€2,800

Tochar Valley Rural Community Network

Clogher Red Walk

5

€2,800

Tochar Valley Rural Community Network

Clogher Holy Well Loop

5

€2,800

Cross Loop Committee

Cross - Green Loop

5.7

€2,800

Achill Tourism

Deserted Village Walk Achill Island

4.5

€1,000

Achill Tourism

Paul Henry Walk Achill Island

12.7

€2,800

Achill Tourism

Lough Ard Walk - Currane

7

€2,800

Brickens Greenway

Toms Lane Trail

6

€2,800

Keenagh Community Development

Tristia Loop

6

€2,800

Comhar Dún Chaocháin Teoranta

Carrowteige - Beach loop

6.5

€2,800

Coiste Forbartha Chill Dawnait

Slí Grainne Mhaol

6.7

€2,800

Kilmaine Village Enhancement Group

Kilmaine - Killernan loop

7

€2,800

Cross Loop Committee

Cross - Blue Loop

7.6

€2,800

Tochar Valley Rural Community Network

Clogher - Bog loop

8

€2,800

The Valley Slí Tóin a tSeanbhaile Group / Féile Tóin an tSean Bhaile

Valley Loop Walk Achill Island  - Slí Tóin a tSeanbhaile

8.5

€2,800

Comhar Dún Chaocháin Teoranta

Carrowteige - Children of Lir loop

10

€2,800

Keenagh Community Development

Keenagh loop

12

€2,800

Comhar Dún Chaocháin Teoranta

Benwee Loop Walk

12.4

€2,800

Comhar Dún Chaocháin Teoranta

Carrowteige - Black Ditch loop

13

€2,800

Moygownagh Community Council

Moygownagh Loop Walk

16

€2,800

Tochar Valley Rural Community Network

Croagh Patrick Heritage Trail

61

€3,000

 

€70,200

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