Plan Your Visit
Cross in the Woods Catholic Shrine of Indian River
Things to See and Do
The Man on the Cross
The cross is available for viewing 365 days a year during daylight hours. Stairs lead up to the base of the cross so you can get an upclose viewing. You can attend an outdoor mass during the warmer months.
There are seven shrines on the grounds. The shrines are accessible by paved walkways and can be viewed 365 days a year during daylight hours.
The chapel is open to visitors and offers mass throughout the week. The chapel provides breathtaking views of the crucifix and surrounding woods.
The Gift Shop
The gift shop offers a large variety of spiritual and religious gifts, souvenirs, and mementos. The gift shop hours adjust seasonally, so please plan ahead if you would like to visit the gift shop.
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Location & Hours
Cross in the Woods Catholic Shrine of Indian River is located in the small resort town of Indian River, Michigan. The shrine is close to popular destinations, like Petoskey, Gaylord and Mackinaw City.
Cross in the Woods Catholic Shrine of Indian River grounds are open 365 days a year, during daylight hours.
Please visit our contact page to see our current Mass Schedule, Gift Shop and Shrine Office hours.