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Calendar APRIL 2024 Start – Check in here!

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If you are planning to start a Camino in April 2024, you are invited to add a post to this thread – scroll down to the last post, and create a new post giving your expected start date, start location, and the route if it is not the Francés.

Moderators will edit this first post to update the list. We will delete new posts regularly, after the list is updated, to keep the thread compact and easier to update. Post again if you see mistakes or omissions. (If you want to change your date, please tell us the old date as well as the new one so we don't need to hunt for it!)

This thread is intended only for updating the list of planned starts, so further discussion of plans, preparations, ride shares, etc., should be done on other threads or private Conversation.

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All the monthly threads are pinned to the top of the "Introduce yourself..." section of the forum here.

April 1 @NicolePier (SJPP). @Cheryl2445 (Porto - Litoral). @Antonio Loureiro (Caminha - Coastal). @robmaco (SJPP). @rien (Sevilla).

April 2 @WalkingInGers (Pamplona - Frances). @ariyathe (SJPP). @catheriam (Roncesvalles). @Murdy (Bayonne-Baztan).

April 3 - @Antonius Vaessen (Sevilla). @ClaireB (SJPP). @Jodean (Porto).

April 4 - @cvr (Almería). @SongKhonGair (Toulouse). @Van2023 (Almeria). @bobegg (SJPP). @Tusler (Sevilla - VdLP). @kauftnaz (SJPP). @neverlost4good (Pamplona). @Lucho (SJPP). @Raulvamir (Baiona). @Pilgrim 122 (Toulouse).

April 5 - @Filippo05ff (Bayonne - Baztán). @Damien's Camino (SJPP).

April 6 - @CalgaryLynn (Porto). @Collie Mom (SJPP). @Robertb345 (SJPP). @Geoff Shepherd (SJPP). @jrmulcare (SJPP).

April 7@Jharris (SJPP). @timinOK (Porto). @DStomeo (Oviedo - Primitivo). @Chlo (Le Puy). @OGPapaSmurf (SJPP). @Rosemaryk1 (SJPP). @Joergen (Sevilla). @Derek Booth (Valença - Portuguese).

April 8 - @DouglasM (Arles - Voie d’Arles). @PeteC (SJPP). @Mics (Sarria). @MargieDee (SJPP). @Brooklyn (Roncesvalles). @claireunique (Sarria).

April 9@Maartje1 (Madrid). @RedBarronEsq (Porto - Portugues). @pbourne (Tomar - Portugues). @Rcgriz (SJPP). @hikingcat (Pamplona). @MARSKA (Pamplona). @Kiwi-family (Pamplona).

April 10 - @Ken & Liz (SJPP). @AJGuillaume (Almeria - Mozárabe). @Mark Greenwood (SJPP). @Feelgoodinc (SJPP). @camino07 (Sevilla - VDLP). @joecollins (SJPP). @AndrewP (SJPP). @jao037 (Sevilla). @JoeFerris (León).

April 11 - @JWB (Xativa - Levante). @Jo H (SJPP). @John Deagle (Oviedo-Primitivo). @ProWaytogo (Pamplona). @Johnnyjenga (Porto). @Ishtaar10 (Pamplona). @catheriam (Roncesvalles).

April 12 - @JLH83 (Valencia - Levante). @aussiejames (Burgos). @eamann (Le Puy).

April 13 - @StephenBurnett (Pamplona). @Anne&Pat (Le Puy en Velay - Via Podiensis). @Wanderwoman2 (Le Puy). @GueTu (Sevilla). @MilesW (SJPP). @JillGat (Puebla de Sanabria - Sanabrés). @Mrs. Bloem (Leon - Salvador). @gcBortel (Zamora). @Myra13 (Madrid - Camino de Madrid).

April 14 - @Camino24 (SJPP). @Gary94123 (Le Puy). @tylerpsych (Porto-Central). @LuluLarue (Oviedo - Primitivo).

April 15 - @Charl (Le Puy).

April 16 - @michal.don (SJPP). @MauiGail (Porto - Litoral). @jrmulcare (SJPP). @yaohsienfu (SJPP). @Rowena (Zamora - VDLP). @Levi (Zamora - Sanabrés). @Fred80 (Porto - Coastal).

April 17 - @Cliff175 (Irun - Norte/Primitivo). @Dreamcatcher55 (Portuguese - Vigo). @arfajajc (SJPP). @Tokyoaeo (SJPP). @AussieSunnygirl (SJPP). @JustJack (Sevilla). @rickrun1223 (SJPP - Frances/Salvador/Primitivo). @rickrun1223 (SJPP). @Bob182 (SJPP).

April 18 - @Rafael1214 (Irun - Norte). @IanMcC (Irun - Norte). @brianne fitzgerald (Nueva de llanes - Norte). @stevesweet (SJPP). @innertravels (SJPP).

April 19 - @RandallBBall (Ponferrada - Invierno). @LynnF (Astorga). @Cielito848 (SJPP). @Pmarrina (Sevilla - VdlP). @mpschaaf (Porto).

April 20 - @SteveJones50 (Porto). @Mlcaldwell (León). @WendyB (SJPP). @mick & tina (Logroño). @CaminoGW (SJPP). @Mrs. Bloem (Ponferrada - Invierno). @RainbowWalker (SJPP). @Linda SLP (SJPP). @JulesCAinMA (Leon).

April 21 - @DTCamino (Ruta de la Lana - Alicante). @Ardennais (SJPP). @Gregbart (SJPP). @Hammo (Porto-Central).

April 22 - @campfire (SJPP). @Sharni and @RichardDraco (Porto). @justgiuli (SJPP). @Annw (SJPP). @Betsybro (Porto).

April 23 - @Shelz (SJPP). @PFloyd (SJPP). @christianjule (SJPP). @P A Rodriguez (Ponferrada - Francés). @RobandMer (SJPP - Francés/Invierno). @RubyJuly85 (Porto). @Pererin Teilo (SJPP). @kaitchison (SJPP). @SorayaNelson (Porto).

April 24 - @sprinto (Oviedo - Primitivo). @billandjothorne (Primitivo - Oviedo). @Camino Chrissy (Mombuey - Sanabrés). @scott the farmer (SJPP). @Katriina (Sevilla - VDLP).

April 25 - @SarahTheKiwi (SJPP). @Captain Linda (SJPP). @rhalleyf (SJPP). @DOver412 (Bilbao - Olvidado). @MilenaS (Bilbao - Norte). @islandgirl11 (Porto, Central Route). @Suzbert (SJPP). @MAlejandraT (SJPP). @unadara (León - Salvador/Primitivo). @SuperDave (SJPP). @dhalleyf (SJPP). @shellebelle (Pamplona).

April 26 - @marcoberna (SJPP). @PiesIrlandeses (Oviedo - Primitivo). @outoffolsom (SJPP). @tshovelt (SJPP).

April 27 - @NikJam (SJPP). @paulanuran (Primitivo - Oviedo). @Blueglove77 (Porto). @yatzeespiller (SJPP).

April 28 - @Anniesantiago (SJPP). @AndrewWilson (Le Puy). @Timwri (Irún).
@SJE (SJPP). @Desert Bruce (Ponferrada - Invierno).

April 29 -

April 30@Paul392 (Tui - Variante Espiritual). @Edupuschi (SJPP). @KariannNor (SJPP). @FrancoisN (SJPP). @Edupuschi (SJPP). @Helge (Porto - Central). @KariannNor (Oviedo). @Valleygirlhikes (Madrid). @TSLeecamino (SJPP).
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