On this page you’ll find the address & contact information for every point of arrival, rendezvous, check-in, and destination – Thursday through Sunday.
To request Thursday’s shuttle service to the step-off location in Lake George Village from any of the locations numbered below (1. – 3.) simply submit this linked form to pilgrim-organizers asap after registering.
1. arrival by rail
Amtrack stops in Amsterdam, NY.
Call 800/872-7245 for Amtrak Services.
2. arrival by air
Schenectady County Airport
21 Airport Rd
Scotia, NY 12302
– or –
Albany International Airport
737 Albany Shaker Rd
Albany, NY 12211
3. arrival by automobile
Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site parking lot – Pilgrims park there Thursday after noon, in order to retrieve vehicles Sunday after final Mass.
129 Schoharie St
Ft Hunter, NY 12069
To request the shuttle service to the step-off location in Lake George Village from any of the locations numbered above (1. – 3.), simply submit this linked form to pilgrim-organizers asap after registering, but no later than September 16.
‘early-bird’ check-in & accommodations
Note well: EVERY pilgrim must check-in at Lake George Village upon arrival. All those traveling from afar are strongly advised to arrive Thursday afternoon or evening.
Check-in 16:30 – 19:15
– and continuously until approx. 22:00 hrs, as needed
The suggested campground (below) is at the site of the Friday morning Mass & step-off. Check-in table is located near the public bathrooms in the campground.
Lake George Battleground Campground
2224 State Route 9
Lake George, NY 12845
Check-in 20:00 – 22:00
The suggested nearby motel (below) is offered in charity by fellow-pilgrim owners for $10/pilgrim Thursday night only.
Cramer’s Point Motel and Cottages
Frank & Marian Sause, fellow-pilgrims & owners
3382 Lake Shore Dr
Lake George, NY 12845-6620
brigade formation & last-minute check-in
Note well: Friday morning check-in is ONLY for those arriving from afar early Friday morning, or who arrived too late Thursday to check-in.
Last minute check-in 05:45 – 06:30
EVERY pilgrim is required to form-up with his/her brigade Friday morning no later than 06:30 at the
Million Dollar Beach Parking Lot *
Lake George, NY 12845
* No street number is available online for the parking lot. As the map indicates, it is directly on the Lake shore, approx. 1,000 feet (in a direct line) due-east from the Mass site at the monument to St. Isaac Jogues. The coordinates of the exact location are as follow:
3. rendezvous points for pilgrims arriving for events Sunday-only
Click here for locations & instructions.
Accommodations for pilgrims arriving for Sunday’s events
Pilgrims may camp Sunday night at the Martyrs’ Shrine, but there is no hook-up or water on site. Pilgrims must obtain written permission from the Pilgrimage Coordinator at the Shrine. firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternately, pilgrims drive themselves to local lodgings.
Call hotels directly for rates and directions.
Sunday – final destination
Our Lady’s Shrine of the Martyrs (of New France)
136 Shrine Rd