Did you know that May is National Walking Month? In addition to all the physical and mental benefits that walking offers, it is also a fantastic way to experience the great outdoors and create incredible memories that can last a lifetime. Whether it’s hiking around the hills on your own doorstep in the UK, or trekking in mountains of Nepal, Charity Challenge have a huge variety of treks available for you to take part in and raise funds for us.
It’s estimated that more than 35 million people take part in a hiking activity each year in the UK, a popular challenge this summer is the National 3 Peaks or the Lakes 5 Peaks),
So dust off your walking shoes ,get fit and raise funds for street kids
Other great walks and ideas :
The UK is home to some of the most magnificent landscapes in Europe. Whether you’re looking for coastal strolls or fearsome scrambles, or mountainous peaks or historic trails, you don’t need to look far to find some breathtaking hikes.
Considered one of Britain’s toughest outdoor challenges, the National 3 Peaks Challenge takes in Ben Nevis (1,344m), Scafell Pike (978m) and Snowdon (1,085m). Due to a huge increase in popularity, we had added an extra open date on 1-3 September 2017.
Recently voted the 4th safest country in the world, the new Oman Mountain Trek is a spectacular challenge through the ‘Fjords of Arabia’. Only 7 days in duration, this demanding challenge is ideal for experienced trekkers and those looking for something truly unique and adventurous.
Mountain expert, Dave Sculthorpe, has compiled his top tips for taking on your next trekking challenge. Charity Challenge expeditions are suitable for complete beginners through to the most experienced of hikers, and Dave shares his advice for everyone.
Due to high demand, Charity Challenge have added extra dates for the popular Dalai Lama Himalayan Trek in spring 2018. This cultural trek combines spectacular Himalayan walking with visits to some of India’s exiled Tibetan community. Most popular amongst women aged 40-55, this expedition could be the ideal trip if you’re wishing to take part in something truly unforgettable.