Our Mission

To encounter the beauty of creation and the Creator through:

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Service to the Poor


Get involved! Help improve the lives of the most needy, here in the U.S. or abroad.

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Outdoor Adventure


Few things inspire the soul like our Creator’s creation.

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Care for Creation


Creatio promotes responsible practices in line with Pope Francis’ Laudato Si.

Choose Your Own Adventure

May 31, 2020: Mary, Mother of Pentecost Pilgrimage

Join us in celebrating Pentecost by embarking on a pilgrimage to the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception right here in Denver.
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Custom Experience for Your Group

Let us create a completely custom experience for you or your group. All our Experiences exist thanks to motivated people seeing a need and wanting to help. Whether that need was within themselves, their communities or around the world, Creatio can help you turn your idea into a reality.
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Aug 22-30, 2020: Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati Pilgrimage, Italy

Go "to the Heights" with Creatio, following in the footsteps of Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati through Northwest Italy. Follow his example and enjoy life in a magnanimous way by hiking, eating, adventuring and reflecting surrounded by the beauty of Italy and the new friends you will make.
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Sept 4-7, 2020: Labor Day Backpacking Tonahutu Loop, RMNP

Spend your Labor Day Weekend in the amazing Rocky Mountains! We will explore the beauty of creation and talk about the Catholic perspective on how we can better care for it.
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Sept 10-13, 2020: Pilgrimage to El Santuario de Chimayó, NM

Join fellow young adults on this Camino de Chimayó in Northern New Mexico. Enjoy prayer and reflection time, unparalleled natural beauty, and fun with your fellow “peregrinos” (pilgrims) as you make the trek!
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Sept 18-20, 2020: Backpacking Ditch Camp, RMNP

Receive formation on caring for creation from a Catholic perspective while enjoying the beautiful Rocky Mountains! We will backpack to our basecamp, Ditch Camp, and then explore the surrounding area.
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2,800+ Participants

10 Countries

170+ Missions, Adventures, & Pilgrimages

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22Apr 2020

Earth Day Reflection

It is hard to gaze on the majesty of a snow-capped mountain, on the beauty of a sunset, or the subtle glory of a hummingbird and not be captivated with a sense of wonder and awe at the grandeur of the natural world. Catholic Earth Day Reflections   Respect, and yes, even sincere affection for […]

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14Apr 2020

How Botany Could Save the World

We can all engage with our faith and common belief to have a civil and productive discussion and action in caring for our God’s gorgeous work of art: Creation. How Botany Could Save the World Social Distancing with John Muir in My Own Backyard As I step outside my kitchen door and take in a […]

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01Apr 2020

Reflections on Social Distancing by Jack Walsh

  The Coronavirus is changing our lives, but we can learn to make the best of it. Adjusting to this time well is important for our wellbeing… With some effort, we can come out of this as better-formed people with a new perspective on life. I sit here in my armchair looking out the windows […]