Join us and enjoy this magnificent landscape, including the sights of Corfe Castle, whilst raising vital funds for dementia research.

Join Alzheimer’s Research UK in the Jurassic Coast and hike 18-miles for a cure.

jurassic coast path
jurassic coast hill
jurassic coast

Date:
Saturday 21 September 2024

Registration fee:
£30

Minimum sponsorship:
£500

Location:
Corfe Castle, Dorset, South West England

Event details

Hike For A Cure takes place in the magnificent Jurassic Coast and is exclusively for Alzheimer’s Research UK supporters. Take on the walk solo, with friends, or meet people on the day who share a connection to dementia.

Your 18-mile hike will start and finish overlooking Corfe Castle, once you’ve crossed the finish line you’ll be rewarded with your medal, snacks, and refreshments. Along the route there will be fully stocked pitstops where you can stop to chat to volunteers and other walkers, or just take a well-earned break!

If you’d love to take part but you’re looking for a different location, you can join us in the Peak District, which takes place in September with different distances! Whichever route you pick, you’ll be surrounded by stunning natural views while you raise awareness and vital funds.

When you join #TeamARUK you’ll receive…

  • A bespoke Hike for a Cure t-shirt
  • Pit stop with snacks and drinks
  • A free meal at the finish
  • A clearly marked route
  • Training Plans
  • A medal once you complete your hike
  • Access to our Hike for a Cure Facebook group
  • Regular help and support from our Fundraising team, including a fundraising pack!
Total ascent across route: 460ft Total descent across route: 462ft Distance: 7.9 miles
Terrain: A mix of well-kept National Trails, small sections of footpath and tarmac roads.

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