Michigan Young Adult-Hiking Pilgrimage

Friday, July 23 at 4:00 PM to Sunday, July 25 at 2:00 PM

Join young adults from across the state of Michigan this summer for a Catholic pilgrimage weekend of camping, prayer, friendship, and a 13.5 mile hike to the Shrine of the Cross in the Woods in Indian River.


Who:  Young adults ages 18-39 are welcome

When: July 23-25, 2021
           Friday evening (arrive when you can, dinner on your own), through
           Saturday & Sunday afternoon


Where: Pilgrimage to the National Shrine of the Cross in the Woods in Indian River & camping nearby.

Cost: $45 per person


What is included: 2 nights of campsite reservation, Meals for Saturday and Sunday, one day of hiking (Saturday) on the North Central Trail between Lakes Burt & Mullett to the Shrine of the Cross in the Woods.  Mass both days and an overall pilgrimage experience with the opportunity to meet new friends and grow closer to God.

Transportation & Tents: You may be able to carpool with others from your area, and others may have tents large enough to share.

You're ultimately responsible to confirm your own transportation to the campground and back home, and also bring your own sleeping gear, snacks, and either your own tent or confirm sharing with someone.


If you have any questions please contact Dawn Hausmann, Director of Young Adult Ministry, Diocese of Lansing dhausmann@dioceseoflansing.org or 517-342-2506.


 Register by JULY 16, 2021