Youth 2000 Ulster Regional Retreat – Lough Derg

The next Youth 2000 Ulster retreat will be taking place in the beautiful and tranquil surroundings of Lough Derg, Co. Donegal between 14th-16th October 2022.


Date:  14th to 16th October 2022

Venue:  Lough Derg, Co. Donegal

Ages:  16 – 35 year olds

Cost: €40 or £35 (Please note that these charges are due to necessary island costs)  

Payment: To make payment, please click here.  Alternatively, you can pay at registration on arrival at the island. Please include your name/initials.


This promises to be a special retreat!!

Great CRAIC!!, Excellent Speakers, Inspiring Talks & Workshops,Fantastic music, Group activities, Youth Masses, Adoration, Reconciliation, prayer, Drama, Games & plenty of time to chill out, meet new people and find out what it means to be young & Catholic today!!


  • Meals WILL be provided for.
  • Beds WILL be provided for, BUT everyone MUST bring their own pillow and sleeping bag/quilt.
  • This  WILL be a typical Youth 2000 retreat run in Lough Derg.
  • This will NOT be a typical Lough Derg (bread, water and no shoes) event.



NOTE: Please bring suitable clothing for the October weather including: Warm coat, hoodies, hats, gloves, scarves, thick socks, warm pj’s, hot water bottle, etc 


Remember that it is essential that you bring your own pillow, sleeping bag/quilt!  Beds will be provided.


**There will be no shops close by so come prepared!**

  • For directions to Lough Derg, please click here


  • For FAQ, please click here


  • The boat timetable to follows.