August 11 - 14, 2020
Day One Tuesday August 11 2020
7:15 am Bus departs from St Anthony's Church in Rama for Yorkton
9:00 am Mass at St Gerard's Church in Yorkton with Father Louis Kim Nguyen and the parish
10:00 am Breakfast and pilgrimage registration (Breakfast provided by St Gerard's Knights of Columbus)
11:00 am We start walking!
12:15 pm Rest stop at SW 35-26-5 W2 (Property of Brad Stroud)
12:45 pm We enter the RM of Orkney
1:45 pm Lunch stop at Orkney (Lunch not provided)
3:15 pm Rest stop at SE 35-26-5 W2, (Property of Don and Bilkies McKen)
4:30 pm Rest stop at SE 10-27-5 (Property of Warren and Kathy Crossman)
5:45 pm Arrival at the Springside Apostolic Bible Camp, set up camp
6:30 pm Supper provided by St Henry's, Melville
7:30 pm Camp fire fellowship
8:20 pm Evening prayer
Day Two Wednesday August 12 2020
7:15 am Morning prayer
7:30 am Breakfast provided by St Henry's in Melville
8:30 am We start walking!
9:40 am We enter the RM of Good Lake
10:00 am Rest stop SW 28-28-5 (Property of Murray and Brenda Scheller)
11:45 am Arrival at the Whitesand Church
12:15 pm Divine Liturgy (Ukrainian Catholic Rite) (Chief celebrant TBA)
12:45 pm Lunch break (Lunch not provided)
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Arrival at Sask Hwy no. 229
One mile shuttle provided as walking along this highway is considered unsafe.
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm Arrival at Good Spirit Market
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm We arrive at Good Spirit Park.
3:30 - 4:30 pm We walk along the Trans Canada Walking Trail to the Ski Shack
4:30 pm Rest stop at the Ski Shack
4:45 pm We continue along the Trans Canada Walking Trail towards Sandy Beach.
5:45 Rest stop near Sandy Beach.
3:30 - 5:45 *****We hope to provide a shorter, alternate route that will follow the shore of Good Spirit Lake, leaving the main group shortly after we enter the park, and rejoining them near Sandy Beach *****
6:30 pm Arrival at Burgis Beach, set up camp
7:00 pm Supper provided by St Gerard's Knights of Columbus
7:45 - 8:45 Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction
8:45 Evening prayer
Day Three Thursday August 13 2020
7:40 am Morning prayer
8:00 am Breakfast provided by St Gerard's Knights of Columbus
9:00 am We start walking!
10:15 am Rest stop between sections 10&14-30-5
11:30 am Lunch stop at Canora Beach (lunch not provided)
12:45 pm Rest Stop SW 30-30-5 (property of Max and Jae Zbitniff)
1:15 pm We enter the RM of Buchanan
2:00 pm Rest stop location pending
3:15 pm We arrive at the Rec grounds at Buchanan and set up camp
4:30 pm Mass at St Anne's with Fr Michal Pajak OMI
5:30 pm Wiener roast (food supplied)
6:30 pm Presentation
7:15 pm Campfire fellowship
8:30 pm Evening prayer
Day Four Friday August 14 2020
7:45 am Morning prayer
8:00 am Breakfast (Available at JC Café, but not provided)
9:00 am We start walking!
10:25 am We enter the RM of Invermay
10:30 am Rest stop SE 12-32-7 (Property of Rodney Dergousoff at Dernic)
12:45 pm Lunch stop SW 16-32-7 (Property of Amanda Keller)
2:15 pm Final rest stop NW 18-32-7 (property of Roger & Elsie Genoway)
2:30 pm We will make the final, short leg as a group, entering Rama via a gravel road from the south, praying the Glorious mysteries of the rosary as we proceed to the Shrine.
2:35 pm Pilgrim prayers at the Shrine
2:45 pm We have the opportunity to join in the Divine Mercy Chaplet with other pilgrims and participate in the events of the Rama Shrine program
3:15 pm We have the opportunity to join other pilgrims for the outdoor Stations of the Cross
4:00 pm Those who will stay on until tomorrow can set up camp.
4:30 pm We have the opportunity to join other pilgrims for supper at the shrine