Membership

Giving Something Back

Membership of the Society offers the opportunity to stay connected with the Camino and to "give something back". The Society also arranges events and activities during the year for its members.

Membership for 2022 is open now! Our fees are €20 for ordinary membership and €10 for student membership. To pay by cheque, click here.

Membership Benefits

Members can enjoy:

  • Organised Walks - led by experienced pilgrims, we walk ancient pilgrim routes and scenic hiking routes across Ireland, typically on a monthly basis.

  • Cultural Events - celebrate St James Day with us, which includes Mass followed by a social event.

  • Outdoor Store Discounts - Get up to 15% discount in these outdoor stores with your membership card:

    • Portwest in Westport, Galway and Killarney  --- 15%.

    • Cotswold @ Trinity St, Dublin    --- 15%

    • BaseCamp @ Jervis St, Dublin  --- 10%

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Giving Back and Supporting

  • Camino Information Centre - we always encourage members to share their Camino experiences by volunteering at our Camino Information Centre or at our Information Events.

  • Pilgrim Office Volunteer in Santiago – as a member you can represent the Camino Society Ireland as a volunteer at the Pilgrim Office in Santiago. This is typically a two-week posting and gives you an opportunity to meet pilgrims from all over the world.

  • Hospitalero - as a member you can represent the Camino Society Ireland as a Hospitalero along the Camino. This is sure to be a unique experience.

  • You will be supporting: 

    • Camino Companions in Santiago, see Facebook: Camino Companions

    • The  Sponsorship of less-privileged pilgrims in need. More information on request.