The Pedal Pilgrimage to the Grasshopper Chapel:
What: A prayerful bike tour starting at the base of Chapel Hill in Cold Spring, visiting various churches along the way, finally ending back at Chapel Hill in time for the annual Assumption Mass on top of the hill at 7:00 pm. The 2021 Pedal Pilgrimage is a 23 mile bike tour, sponsored by Centered on Christ Catholic Community, along country roads and trails stopping at Richmond, Jacobs Prairie, Rockville and back to Cold Spring.
Who: Minors must be accompanied by an adult. While the prayer during the pilgrimage will be in a Roman Catholic style, the pilgrimage is open to people of all faith traditions.
When: Thursday, August 12, 2021; starting at 3:30 pm. Pilgrims should arrive early to register & unload bikes.
Where: Pilgrims gather at the foot of Chapel hill in Cold Spring. Directions to the Start: The Assumption Chapel, also known as the Grasshopper Chapel, is located atop Chapel Hill in Cold Spring on Pilgrimage Road off Maple Hill Road, South of Hwy 23 in Cold Spring.
Covid 19 Update: Due to the Pandemic, pilgrims will pray outside the churches on our trip. Pilgrims meet at the base of Chapel Hill to register and gather for safety instructions before we commence the pilgrimages. Pilgrims should also bring masks in they enter churches along the way.