Attention all Catholic families and adults of all ages!

What? You're invited on a pilgrimage!
When? Rehearsal Thursday/Friday June 28-29th
Pilgrimage Saturday/Sunday July 28-29th
Where?To DELTA JUNCTION!
How? On your bikes!

All Catholics of the Interior are invited to join us this summer on a journey to challenge body and soul - from Fairbanks or North Pole to Delta Junction with celebration of mass, music and spiritual exercises along the way.

Itinerary and Planning Considerations

    Day 1:
  • Depart St. Nick's at 10:00 AM, travel to Birch Lake Recreation Area - Eielson Air Force Base (AFB). Check in with Admin staff. Mass to be celebrated when all have arrived and prepared the area for overnight stay.
  • Day 2:
  • Check out with Admin staff. Depart camp site by 10:00 AM and travel to Our Lady of Sorrows in Delta Junction. Receive / gather for blessing.
  • Contact us on Facebook at facebook.com/groups/bicycle.pilgrimage or write bike_pilgrim@sacredheartak.org:
    • To arrange for overnight stay(s),
    • To arrange for transportation of your gear to and from the sites,
    • To arrange for return transportation for yourself and/or your gear.
  • Birch Lake Recreation Area - Eielson AFB accommodations are available on a first-come, first-serve basis beginning on 24 March. These include tent spots, camper/RV pads and cabins. This will be arranged by our Admin staff unless otherwise agreed upon.
  • We thank the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, the Knights of Columbus and all concerned individuals and organizations for their resource commitments.

Complete this survey to join us!

First Name
Last Name
Cell Phone
or Email
Age
Gender
Parish
Bicycle
Proficiency
If minor, provide adult sponsor name:
Volunteer:
Non-highway routes
Hazard areas, crossing sites
Break areas, checkpoints
Logistics and support
Group riders, assign leaders
Communications
Participate in:
Pilgrimage test ride Thursday/Friday
28 - 29 June
Pilgrimage Saturday/Sunday
28 - 29 July