Welcome to the 2019 Foothills Trail Ultimate Hike
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 28.3 Miles (Shorter Distance Available)
Train in Atlanta, Charlotte, Columbia, Greenville SC, Raleigh or on your own
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.
Top Fundraisers1 - Lori Lapin ($5,000.00)
2 - Daniel Griffith ($2,220.00)
3 - Jody Koonce ($2,120.00)
4 - Amy McKelvey ($1,075.00)
5 - Jodi Machamer ($765.00)
Find a Participant...
How to Get Started
If this is your first time hiking with us, please follow the steps below. If you are an Ultimate Hike alumni, you can skip to Step 2.
At registration, each hiker is provided their own online fundraising and training portal with everything you need for hiking and fundraising success.
Every Ultimate Hiker makes a commitment to raise funds to help fund children's cancer research. A fully equipped support team will be with you every step of the way to help you reach your goal.
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.
Interested in becoming a sponsor? View our sponsorship opportunities for more information.
News and Upcoming Events
**Please note that 2019 Ultimate Hike dates, trails, and distances are pending permit availability. Thanks for your patience as we work through the permitting process.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
This institution is operated under special use permit with the Sumter National Forest.