Clonaslee is a village in County Laois situated in the foothills of the Slieve Bloom Mountains on the R422 Mountmellick to Birr road, located some 100 km west of Dublin. The name means "way meadow", the way referred to having once been an important cross-country route.
R443 from Mountmellick or Birr
- Brittas Lake. A lake surrounded by trees with a circular walking trail.
- Brittas Castle. Currently being renovated by a private owner.
- Slieve Bloom Forest Park. Part of the Slieve Bloom Mnts.
- The Giants Grave.
- Forest Walks. around Brittas Lake or up the mountains
- Fallons Pub.
Go up to the Slieve Bloom Mnts.