Welcome to the 2021 Foothills Trail Ultimate Hike

Saturday, April 24, 2021 - 28.3 Miles (Shorter Distance Available)

Train in Atlanta, Charlotte, Columbia, Greenville/Upstate, Raleigh or virtually

About the Ultimate Hike

Ultimate Hike is the original 28.3 mile endurance event on the Foothills Trail, and the only hiking event to take on children's cancer. You will hike 28.3 miles of the Foothills Trail, primarily in South Carolina, while you help raise money towards finding a cure for children's cancer, the leading cause of death by disease in children.

How to Get Started


hike steps

Step 1:
Learn More

Attend an information session to learn more about the program before you register or visit our FAQ page now.

Step 2:
Register

At registration, each hiker is provided their own online fundraising and training portal with everything you need for hiking and fundraising success.

Step 3:
Fundraise and Train

Every Ultimate Hiker commits to raise funds for children’s cancer research and train for their event. A fully equipped support team will be with you every step of the way!

Step 4:
Hike

Ultimate Hike is more than a hike - it's a weekend adventure, an achievement of a lifetime, and a chance to find cures for cancer's youngest fighters.

Fundraisers

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Top Fundraisers

  1 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Amy McKelvey ($20,850.00)
  2 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Caris Drury ($8,583.00)
  3 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Stefanie Dixon ($8,550.00)
  4 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Toni Petrillo ($6,176.00)
  5 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Laura Rives ($5,703.00)
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Top Teams

  1 -  Team MLE ($21,100.00)
  2 -  Children's Healthcare of Atlanta / Atlanta Hikers ($17,465.30)
  3 -  A-Team ($14,160.50)
  4 -  Team Leah ($12,790.00)
  5 -  Team Charlotte ($11,626.00)
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RAISED:
$175,208.46
GOAL:
$200,000.00




Our Sponsors and Corporate Team Partners


Interested in becoming a sponsor? View our sponsorship opportunities or corporate teams page for more information.

News and Upcoming Events

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This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

This institution is operated under special use permit with the Sumter National Forest.