2022 Foothills Trail Ultimate Hike

Saturday, April 23, 2022 - 28.3 Miles
(Shorter Distance Available)

Our 2022 Foothills - Spring event is closed for registration. 
Check out www.ultimatehike.org for other hiking locations this year!

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. Additional hike distances are available. Speak with your Ultimate Hike staff contact about additional options.

How to Get Started

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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:

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:

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.

Fundraising Progress



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Top Fundraisers

  1 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Amy McKelvey ($18,725.00)
  2 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Steve Crane ($7,772.00)
  3 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Candice Tucker ($6,770.00)
  4 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Terri Cohen ($6,721.00)
  5 -  $5,000 - Summit Club Laura Rives ($5,728.00)
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Top Teams

  1 -  Team Leah ($36,081.00)
  2 -  Heart to Sole ($33,426.12)
  3 -  Team MLE ($23,175.00)
  4 -  Team Grind On ($15,762.00)
  5 -  CHOA ($14,301.75)
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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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