About Camp Creideamh

NEW (August 2022): PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR INFO and APPLICATION FORM RE THE ST DECLAN’S WAY WALK, AUG 21st – 25th 2022.

Our 2022 Catholic (June 2022) Faith Camp returned to Knockadoon in East Cork (P25TF34).

This year’s camp is mixed, boys and girls together.

Date: Sunday 12thJun 2022 –  Saturday 18th June 2022
Times: Arrive 6.30 pm on Sunday of the opening day and finish 1 pm on the closing day.

Click here for Application Form (June 2022)

Age Criteria: 13 to 18 y.o.a.

Camp Creideamh (Knockadoon, in June) is:

A one week (6 nights), stay-on-site, full-board camp.

The camp will be a week of fun, friendship and growing in faith. The camp activities include Mass, prayer, catechesis, various sports, hillwalking, music, quizzes, movies, etc.

The camp will be a week of fun, friendship and growing in faith: activities include catechesis and prayer, various sports, hillwalking, music, Catholic movies, arts and crafts, and many other activities.

Camp Creideamh began in 2016.

Camp Creideamh seeks to foster Catholic identity and is fully committed to the teachings of the Catholic Church. The camp will feature daily Mass and daily recitation of the Most Holy Rosary. The camp has a beautiful chapel on site.

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is made available.

Teenagers from all over Ireland are expected to participate.

Cost:

The camp fee is 175 Euro (this page is about the June camp, not the St Declan’s Way walk)

Facilities:

Typical Day of Camp:

8.30am Mass
Breakfast
Bible Study
Organised game of something (outdoor)
1pm Lunch
Art and Craft Activity
Free time, Swimming, Sports, Hiking or one of many other activities,
4pm Catechesis
Rosary
6pm Dinner
Free time, Swimming, Sports, Hiking or one of many other activities,
Movie or table quiz or charades
10pm Night Prayer
10.30pm Bed

The premises has the following facilities:

  • Industrial scale kitchen
  • Hall
  • Sleeping facilities
  • Games Room
  • Common Room
  • Various teaching rooms
  • Football field
  • Adjacent to Beach
  • Coastal Walks