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Alamo Chapter (San Antonio)


San Antonio, TX 78201

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The Alamo chapter of American Pilgrims is based in San Antonio, TX and encompasses the boundaries of San Marcos to the north, Brownsville to the south, Del Rio to the west and Schulenburg to the east.

The purpose of local chapters is to keep participants connected to the Camino and to introduce new people to the phenomenon. We plan to accomplish this in a number of ways, such as social events, walks, mentoring future pilgrims and serving as a venue for hospitalero training through American Pilgrims.

  • To offer opportunities for local pilgrims to gather and hold events related to the Camino.
  • To mentor future pilgrims, promote the pilgrimage and American Pilgrims through social gatherings.
  • To serve as a venue for hospitalero training in the San Antonio region.

Contact chapter coordinators Susie K. McCalla and Mary S. Forman at for more information.


We invite anyone living in the greater San Antonio area who is interested in our chapter's activities and events to sign up for our chapter email list to receive the latest announcements, invitations, and newsletters.


Follow this link to sign up for our chapter email list to receive the latest announcements, invitations, and newsletters.

The chapter schedules walks, talks, potlucks and much more!

To see what we’re doing, please visit the Local Chapter Events Calendar and select our chapter name in the "All Events Category" pull-down menu. This will filter to display only our chapter's events.
Follow this link to view the Local Chapters video on YouTube.

Are you interested in learning more about the Camino?

Consider joining the American Pilgrims on the Camino Facebook group for great dialogue, Q&A, photos and a running commentary about the Camino from like-minded pilgrims.

Mentor Program

The Alamo Chapter Camino Mentor Program can pair individuals who have questions about their upcoming Camino with a nearby veteran who can answer questions. Contact us for details.

Experienced Camino walkers and cyclists who would like to serve as mentors should contact us so that you can be added to our resource list. Potential mentors should provide us with your name, zip code and a brief rundown of your experience including walking or cycling, which route and when.

Rev 03/22/2024