August 18-20, 2017 Sand Dunes Camping Retreat

All Beach, No Ocean

Join Catholic Young Adult Sports, YCP and Creatio for a Sand Dunes adventure of a lifetime!

About This Trip

Creatio is partnering with Catholic Young Adult Sports and Young Catholic Professionals (YCP) for a weekend adventure in the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

Plans include: Sand Dunes hiking (sandboard/sled rentals optional), visit to Shrine of the Stations of the Cross & Zapata Falls, campfires, games, fire chats, cooking competition, adoration & Mass. Sunday option of 14er summit hike (Mount Blanca) or drive through Buena Vista (check-out the UFO tower & CO Gator Farm).

Registration includes site fees, nutella & candybar smores, speaker/priest stipends, game supplies, etc.  Sharing is encouraged, we'll help coordinate: food sharing, tent sharing (single gender only please, unless you're married/family), eating/cooking utensils, sleeping pads, water, wood, and friends to share with! If you don't have friends, or a tent, we can provide both for you!

There will be three carpools on Friday, which will be finalized on August 8th. Approximate times will be leaving Denver at 1:30pm, 5:30pm, 7pm. Departure time on Sunday should be between 2-4 pm from the Dunes.


Friday, August 18 7PM – Sunday, August 20, 11AM


$30 early registration closes June 30, $40 in July, $50 late registration after Aug 1


Sand Dunes National Park, CO

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