"God has used each trip to bring real change in our people and in my own life."

TOM - YOUTH PASTOR

35+ years staging effective ministry trips around your group and your goals.

Focused Purpose

Morning Devotions

The wilderness removes distractions and allows you to focus on growing in a way other ministry event environments to not... and it works on both the individual and group learning curves.

Easy Logistics

Easy Logistics

We support trip logistics at the level you need. From full packages to A La Carte gear, trip food, base camp, route planning and more. You don't need to be a wilderness guru to run an effective trip with us.

Our Experience

We’ve been helping churches, schools and other organizations run trips in Algonquin for over 35 years. Leverage our experience to design an effective ministry trip around your group and your goals for them.

Outfitting Packages

The following packages are designed to help you target the right mix of support, resources, and cost for your unique trip event.

Minimalist


$32

Per Person Per Day

Royalite Canoe (55lbs)
3 people per canoe

Paddles & PFDs

Canoe Packs
2 per 3 people

3-Season Tent
3 people per tent

3-Season Sleeping Bag
with liner

Therm-A-Rest Sleeping Pad

Camping Stove
+$4/day

Cook Kit
$49 ea

Med Kit
$129 ea

Algonquin Park Maps
$10 ea

Night @ Base Camp
$15/night pp

Pilgrimage T-shirt
$15 ea

Food Package
$9.50/day pp


Upgrades

2/Canoe
+3/day pp

Individual Packs
+3/day pp

2/Tent
+3/day pp

Kevlar Canoe (53 lbs)
+3/day pp

Kevlar Lite Canoe (45 lbs)
+5/day pp

Expedition Devotional (Digital)
$19


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Standard


$40

Per Person Per Day

Kevlar Canoe (53lbs)
3 people per canoe

Paddles & PFDs

Canoe Packs
2 per 3 people

3-Season Tent
3 people per tent

3-Season Sleeping Bag
with liner

Therm-A-Rest Sleeping Pad

Camping Stove
Included

Cook Kit
Included

Med Kit
Included

Algonquin Park Maps
Included

Night @ Base Camp
Included

Pilgrimage T-shirt
Included

Food Package
$9.50/day pp


Upgrades

2/Canoe
+3/day pp

Individual Packs
+3/day pp

2/Tent
+3/day pp

Kevlar Canoe (53 lbs)
Included

Kevlar Lite Canoe (45 lbs)
+5/day pp

Expedition Devotional (Digital)
Included


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Deluxe


$52

Per Person Per Day

Kevlar Lite (45lbs)
2 people per canoe

Paddles & PFDs

Canoe Packs
Individual Packs

3-Season Tent
2 people per tent

3-Season Sleeping Bag
with liner

Therm-A-Rest Sleeping Pad

Camping Stove
Included

Cook Kit
Included

Med Kit
Included

Algonquin Park Maps
Included

Night @ Base Camp
Included

Pilgrimage T-shirt
Included

Food Package
+$5/day pp


Upgrades

2/Canoe
Included

Individual Packs
Included

2/Tent
Included

Kevlar Canoe (53 lbs)
N/A

Kevlar Lite Canoe (45 lbs)
Included

Expedition Devotional (Digital)
Included


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Added Values

All Pilgrimage packages include the following added values that bring our 30+ years of wilderness ministry experience to your planning and preparation process:

Ministry Consulting

We will spend whatever time you need to help think through how your wilderness event engages with your overall ministry strategy.

Trip Design

We will help design your route and trip elements around your group dynamics and ministry objectives.

Complete Forms Packet

All of the key forms you need… like group detail tracking, med form, release form, route planner, etc… all online.

Other Costs

Remember to budget for Algonquin Park fees. Current fees thru March 31, 2020 are:

  • Ages 6-17: $5.65 (CDN) pp/night
  • Ages 18+: $12.43 (CDN) pp/night
  • Current fees are online here.

A La Carte Rentals

The following is a partial list of a la carte rental rates. Canoe rates include delivery to and from Canoe Lake (#5) or Shall Lake (#17). All other gear can be picked up at one of two base camp locations. Rates are in USD and assume a 5+ day rental.

Canoes

  • Royalite (55 lbs) – $23/day
  • Kevlar (53 lbs) – $27/day
  • Kevlar Lite (45 lbs) – $32/day
  • Kevlar Ultralite (43 lbs) – $36/day

Canoe Spotting (Delivery & Pickup Included)

  • #11 Opeongo – $125
  • #4 Rain Lake – $250
  • Don’t see the access point you want? Call us at 570.504.1463!

Vehicle Spotting

  • $75 per vehicle/driver

Who Should Go?

Men’s groups, leadership teams, youth groups, school groups, families, father/kid groups, couples… we’ve helped them all run successful wilderness events. Each group has its own personality, opportunities, and needs. Got a group? We can help!

Astonishing Wildlife

Moose, river otters, loons, the occasional bald eagle… just some of the amazing wildlife you may encounter in Algonquin.

We are excited for the opportunity to support your ministry through the Wilderness Outfitting program.

If you have any questions, feel free to call the office at 570.504.1463. A Pilgrimage team member would love to help you.

Church Trip Videos

Want an idea of what to expect or what is possible? Take a look at some of the trip videos from various churches.
Ogletown 2016
West Gennessee 2011
Heritage 2006
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