2020 Launch Event

Date: 13th October 2019 Location: The Winsford Academy Sections: Scouts, Explorer Scouts, Scout Network, Adult Volunteer

It’s official – Cheshire Hike is changing! The all-new Cheshire Hike will be revealed on Sunday 13th October at The Winsford Academy.

Groups wanting to take part, and adults wishing to volunteer as staff are invited to a presentation and break-out sessions between 2pm and 4pm. We’ll run through the event, and let you know what’s changing, and how you can take part and get involved.

Cheshire Hike 2020 will see:

  • 3 brand new sections and distances:
    • Pathfinder 30km
    • Pathfinder Plus 40km
    • Explorer 50km
  • Bigger team sizes of between 2 and 5 people
  • Shared basecamp featuring a campfire, silent disco and film
  • Lower price of £15 per person
  • Hats and headdresses competition
  • Brand new core organising team

To attend our launch event, please book your place here.

The Winsford Academy

Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls