Join an Info Session to Hike the Epic Trailblaze Challenge, San Diego


The Make-A-Wish Foundation is calling all San Diegans to hike the Trailblaze Challenge – an epic 26 miles along the Pacific Crest Trail in Big Bear, California! In addition to hiking, participants will also raise much needed funds to grant the wishes of children in San Diego.

The Trailblaze Challenge takes place May 19th through the 21st, but if you plan on joining this event, you are required to hit up one of the mandatory information sessions starting as early as Tuesday, January 24th.

Info sessions in our area:

• 1/24/17 – 7pm at Adventure 16 San Diego location

• 1/25/17 – 6:30pm at REI San Diego location

• 1/26/17 – 6:30pm at REI Encinitas location

• 1/28/17 – 10:30am at Adventure 16 Solana Beach location

• 1/31/17 – 6:30pm at REI San Diego location

• 2/1/17 – 7pm at Adventure 16 Solana Beach location

• 2/2/17 – 6:30pm at REI San Diego location

• 2/4/17 – 10:30am at Adventure 16 San Diego location

• 2/6/17 – 7pm at Adventure 16 San Diego location

• 2/8/17 – 6:30pm at REI Encinitas location

Registration fee: $100.00

Included:

• Specialized training program including a workout calendar and weekly group hikes

• Training Clinics – topics include hiking boots, socks and other trail essentials, hydration and nutrition, and cross training (when available)

• Support and coaching from experienced Hike Leaders and Make-A-Wish staff

• Hotel Accommodations on hike weekend at The Lodge at Big Bear Lake, a Holiday Inn Resort (3 days/2 nights)

• Trailblaze Challenge duo-dry shirt for hike weekend

• Friday night pasta party to carb load before the big day

• Transportation to and from the Trail on Hike Day

• Trail support at multiple locations throughout your journey, including hydration, snacks, first aid, and encouragement!

• Saturday evening post-hike celebration to share trail stories

• Sunday post-hike recognition breakfast before heading home

Share This Event
Event Details
The Latest
Grand Social with Summer Concert Series
Visit Fairmont Grand Del Mar for an incredible summer concert series at Grand Social, the luxury resort’s signature outdoor lounge and concert venue. The summer...
Barbie Summer at the Pier
Get ready to kick off Barbie Summer at the Pier at the Junior Seau Pier Amphitheater for a fabulous screening of “Barbie.” Strike a pose...
Movies On Del Beach
Talk about a uniquely ‘San Diego‘ experience! Snuggle up on Del Beach for your favorite family movies and cult classics in a theater under the...
Summer Kickoff Street Fair, Summer at Del Mar Beach
Get ready for the ultimate Summer Kickoff Street Fair at Del Mar Beach, a festive celebration featuring vendors offering everything from delicious food to exciting...
Vista Stawberry Festival
Mark your calendars and prepare for a family-friendly day in historic downtown Vista packed with strawberry fun. Dress in your berry best festive attire and...
Craft Beer Festival
The 14th annual Santee Street Fair and Craft Beer Festival is back, and it’s the ultimate one-day block party over Memorial Day weekend! Hosted by...
Event Details
Upcoming Events
Frontwave Arena
September 17, 2024
8:00 pm
Prepare for a pop concert-style spectacle showcasing the athletic brilliance and championship journeys of Simone Biles and an exceptional squad of select dancers, embodying a...
San Diego Padres
July 13, 2024
10:00 am
  • East Village San Diego
The East Village Association invites the community to join them in celebrating the 12th Annual East Village Block Party! Taking place on J Street from...
California Wine Festival Carlsbad
June 28, 2024
6:30 pm
  • Park Hyatt Aviara Resort
The California Wine Festival, a nationally recognized event series, is proud to announce its return in 2024 to celebrate over 20 years of bringing attention...
Barbie Summer at the Pier
May 31, 2024
7:30 pm
  • Junior Seau Pier Amphitheatre
Get ready to kick off Barbie Summer at the Pier at the Junior Seau Pier Amphitheater for a fabulous screening of “Barbie.” Strike a pose...
North Park Music Fest at North Park Mini Park
May 31, 2024
4:00 pm
  • North Park Mini Park
The eagerly awaited North Park Music Fest returns for its third season, promising an electrifying celebration of music and culture! This year’s festival invites you...
Event Search: