Diocesan Trip to Croagh Padraig 2010




The trip is for 16-35 year olds


Saturday 18th September 2010   7.30am - 11.30pm (approx)


The trip will leave from Sainsbury's Car Park, Strand Road Derry at 7.30am travelling to Croagh Padraig and Westport town, Co Mayo


You need to bring suitable clothing (light but warm, if a hot day will still be very chilly on the top, water proofs, and a change of clothes if desired).   Suitable footwear such as hiking boots or sturdy trainers with good grip, sunscreen and a packed lunch.


Over one million pilgrims, make the two-hour trek to the summit of Croagh Patrick each year it has spectacular views and a small church on the top.  We invite you to join us so that you can experience a new and fun element of your faith that has been part of our tradition for hundreds of years


The trip will cost £35 and this will include transport and dinner in Hotel Westport.


For further information and booking form contact Justin Mc Mahon, Diocesan Youth Coordinator on 028 71264087 or email justin.mcmahon@derrydiocese.org