|Date: 27 Jun 2020||Registration Fee: £25|
Larrybane Quarry, BT54 6LS
|Min. fundraising pledge: £250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain:Hilly|
|Registration Fee: £25||Min. fundraising pledge: £250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain: Hilly|
Due to COVID-19 the Giant's Causeway Mighty Hike will no longer be taking place on Saturday 27 June. We are currently working on postponing the event and will update participants and our website as soon as possible
Hike a marathon along the rugged coastline following the iconic Giant’s Causeway, taking in the dramatic views of Northern Ireland’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site.View hike map
Free Macmillan walking top
A clearly marked route
Regular refuelling stops with snacks and drinks
Free buffet lunch and hot food at the finish
Finisher's medal and bubbly
Need help with fundraising and training? We’ve got you covered.
What an amazing day, fantastic organisation and support. Tough but rewarding and after surgery for PMP (a rare abdominal cancer) last year not something I ever thought I’d do. Feeling proud and thankful.
Vicky Piggott, Wye Valley Mighty Hiker, 2019
Meet your fellow Mighty Hikers in the Giant's Causeway Facebook Group
The registration fee is £25.
You pay your registration fee online upon completing the registration form. The registration fee is non-refundable.
We ask everyone to pledge to raise £250 to support people living with cancer. Click on Your Hike in the navigation bar where we have lots of useful information and resources to help you get started.
Due to COVID-19 the Giant's Causeway Mighty Hike will not be taking place on Saturday 27 June. For this reason we have closed registrations until we have more information. Please keep checking the website for updates.
There is a 10% discount on the registration fee for teams of 5+. The discount code is generated when you complete the registration form which you need to enter in the promotional code box before proceeding to payment.
The Team Captain will receive a unique registration link in their confirmation email which can be forwarded on to any new individual who wants to join the team. Please note that the team start time may not be available if all places have been filled.
Yes, you will need to raise the minimum fundraising amount of £250 for each member of your team. You can, however, choose to split the total in any way you like between the team if some people are comfortable raising more than others.
The hike starts at Larrybane Quarry & Field, Ballycastle BT54 6LS.
The hike finishes at University of Ulster, Cromore Road, Coleraine, BT52 1SA.
See the full route on this google map.
Parking is available at the finish at the University of Ulster and you can book this through the registration form.
If you park at the finish at the University of Ulster, complimentary shuttles will be running to the start from 5am until 7am. It’s a 30-minute drive so leave in plenty of time for your start wave.
It is a 30-minute taxi ride from Coleraine Station to the start at Larrybane Quarry.
Complimentary coaches will run from the finish at the University of Ulster to Coleraine Station until 10pm.
The hike will start in waves 20 minutes apart, between 6.30am and 8.10am.
Registration will be open between 5pm and 8pm on the Friday before the event, and will re-open between 5.30am and 7.50am on event day.
We ask everyone to arrive one hour before their start time and no earlier.
We estimate that the fastest walkers will finish in 7.5 hours while the slowest walkers could take around 12.5 hours. Due to venue restrictions we have to start closing our finish area at 10pm. Therefore, when you choose your start time, please select an earlier wave if you consider yourself a slower walker and a later wave if you consider yourself a faster walker.
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