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 before 8:30.
1. ‘early-bird’ check-in 4:30pm – approx. 10:30pm
Check-in table is located near the public bathrooms in the Lake George Battleground Campground.
The suggested campground (below) is at the site of the Friday morning Mass & step-off. Pilgrims camping there pay the State authorities manning the cashier cottage at the entrance to the campground.
Camping fee Thursday night is not included in the registration fee. Cost is approx. $25 per campsite, NOT per camper. Six campers per site.
Lake George Battleground Campground
2224 State Route 9
Lake George, NY 12845
2. evening check-in 9:30pm – 10:30pm
The suggested nearby motel (below) is offered at reduced rates by new owners (2022) for Thursday night only. When booking, ask owner for reduced rate for pilgrims willing to share rooms with fellow pilgrims.
Cramer’s Point Motel and Cottages
3382 Lake Shore Dr
Lake George, NY 12845-6620
Please arrive Thursday evening no later 8:30. Use the shuttle to bring you to the step-off location. It is nearly impossible to check you in Friday morning, given the tight schedule to reform brigades and to prepare and arrive promptly for holy Mass.