If you’ve always wanted to trek to Machu Picchu, climb Kilimanjaro or cycle through South East Asia then this is the fundraising page for you.

We’ve teamed up with some fantastic, experienced companies to offer great fundraising adventures all across the world! This is your opportunity to take part in an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime, bucket list adventure while making a difference for children with half a working heart at the same time.

You can choose to fundraise to a minimum sponsorship target, which covers the cost of the trip as well as raising funds for LHM, or to fund the challenge yourself without a fundraising target. Follow the links below for more information.

There are endless challenges available on various different dates across this year and next, but here are a few ideas to get you started:

 

Paris to Geneva Cycle 2017

23 July 2017 - 28 July 2017 France and Switzerland

See the finale of the Tour de France in the heart of Paris before setting off on the challenge the next day! This fantastic yet tough ride will see you leave Paris and spend 4 days in the saddle, riding across stunning French countryside, through medieval towns, and crossing through the famous vineyard regions of Burgandy and Champagne. You then pass through the charming Roman Spa town of Lons-le-Saunier, which marks the start of the epic finish to this challenge – conquering the Juras Mountains! Finally, you can celebrate your incredible achievements with a fantastic finish on the shores of Lake Geneva.

For more information or to sign up, follow the link to the right. Be sure to let us know you’re taking part so we can cheer you on through your training and support you with your fundraising!

Mount Kilimanjaro Trek 2017

29 September 2017 - 8 October 2017 Tanzania

One of the ‘Seven Summits’, Kilimanjaro in Tanzania is the highest freestanding mountain in the world. Its summit rises high above the dusty plains and huge permanent glaciers flow down from its peaks; these views are the reward for pushing your limits both physically and mentally. This is a challenging trek at altitude, climbing one of the most impressive and well-known mountains in the world.

For more information or to sign up, follow the link to the right. Be sure to let us know that you’re taking part so we can cheer you on throughout your training and support you with your fundraising!

Great Wall of China Trek 2017

7 October 2017 - 15 October 2017 China

The Great Wall Trek is a fantastic 5 day hike along this awesome man made structure. One of the best in charity treks, it takes you over over watch towers and mountains, through historic battlement stations that are well off the tourist trail. This special trek also gives you the opportunity to add your own brick and message to a special section of the wall, making it the perfect tribute to a loved one.

For more information or to sign up, follow the link to the right. Be sure to let us know that you’re taking part so we can cheer you on throughout your training and support you with your fundraising!

Inca Trail Trek 2017

28 October 2017 - 6 November 2017 Peru

Machu Picchu is one of the most iconic sights in South America. Trek this breathtakingly beautiful route through valleys and high passes scattered with fascinating Inca ruins. Finally, you will come to the Sun Gate, where your first magical glimpse overlooking Machu Picchu provides an unforgettable reward for your efforts.

For more information or to sign up, follow the link to the right. Be sure to let us know that you’re taking part so we can cheer you on throughout your training and support you with your fundraising|!

Trek the Rockies 2018

7 July 2018 - 15 July 2018 Canada

The Canadian Rockies are justifiably world-famous for their magnificent scenery: the combination of impressive, jagged mountains, bright turquoise glacial lakes and dark green forest is hard to resist. This 50 mile trek through a scenic paradise is studded with highlights such as Lake Louise, the Athabasca Glacier, and the Icefields Parkway, we trek for 50 miles. The relatively low tree-line gives stunning panoramas over lakes, waterfalls, glaciers and the impressive peaks that dominate the landscapes, without the need to trek at high altitudes. Though there are long days and steep paths to travel across, this trek offers a reward with every new view, and an unforgettable sense of achievement!

For more information or to sign up, follow the link to the right. Be sure to let us know that you’re taking part so we can cheer you on throughout your training and support you with your fundraising!

Iceland Remote Highlands Trek 2018

25 July 2018 - 29 July 2018 Iceland

The gorgeous warm waters of the springs and rivers. The bright lights of Reykjavik. Discover Iceland, land of fire and ice, on this breath-taking long weekend challenge! Starting in the popular and stunning region of Landmannalaugar, locally known as the ‘hiking hub’, you will trek for 55km over three days through lava fields, across multi-coloured mountains next to shining glaciers to one of the pearls of Icelandic nature – Thórsmörk Valley. This trek has some of the best topography you could ever want from a trekking challenge.

For more information or to sign up, follow the link to the right. Be sure to let us know that you’re taking part so we can cheer you on throughout your training and support you with your fundraising!

Can’t find the challenge for you? There are lots more events available through these great providers – just choose Little Hearts Matter as your chosen charity when you sign up.

Global Adventure Challenges
Discover Adventure
Dream Challenges               
Charity Challenge

Questions?

If you’ve got any questions or just want to have a chat about overseas challenges for LHM, don’t hesitate to give us a call on 0121 455 8982 or email [email protected].