Our Mission

HIKE for Mental Health is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to alleviating the suffering of mental illness.

We organize hikes to promote the benefits of hiking while funding mental health research and trail conservation.

As an all-volunteer group, we direct 100% of the funds raised from our hikes to our mission.

Appalachian Trail

Hike on the AT when, where and how you want!

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At-Your-Own Pace

Horse-lovers, here is your chance to be part of HIKE for Mental Health with our At-Your-Own Pace for Mental Health!

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Carlsbad Caverns Exploration

Sept. 6-8, 2024 weekend exploration of Carlsbad Caverns and Carlsbad National Park.

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Congaree Trek Beneath the Trees

Enjoy our 5 mile autumn hike in Congaree National Park in Hopkins, SC, on Oct 12, 2024

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Continental Divide Trail

Day-hike, thru-hike or complete your Triple Crown on the CDT, how and when you want.

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Create Your Own

Choose your own trail, date and length of hike!

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Grizzly Peak Loop Hike

Marvel in the amazing views from Grizzly Peak in Ashland, Oregon, on this 5 mile loop hike June 15, 2024.

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Hike the Giant

Hike beautiful Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden, CT, on September 1, 2024

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North Franklin Peak

An 8 mile hike to highest peak near El Paso, TX, on May 4, 2024

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Pacific Crest Trail

Hike on the PCT when, where and how you want!

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Summit Mt. Washington

10.4 miles on Aug. 24, 2024 near Bretton Woods, NH

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White Sands Loop Hike

A 4.5 mile loop hike in White Sands National Park on January 27, 2024.

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HIKE for Mental Health shirts are quick-dry, antimicrobial shirts, great for hiking or every day. Available in men’s and women’s sizes from small to XXL.

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