Thank you for a great 2013!

Our 2013 hiking season is complete. Check here for our current schedule.

 2013 HikesWhenDistance 
AT Thru HikeAT Thru HikeYou decide!2,100+ milesAT Thru Hikers Wanted
Hike your own hike, your own way. But with added purpose. A great way to increase your chances of completing a thru hike is to give it extra meaning and tell people about it. With HIKE for Mental Heath, you can help raise awareness of the stigma surrounding mental illness while you raise funds to prevent, treat, and cure it. Click to learn more...
PCT Thru HikePCT Thru HikeYou decide!2,600+ milesPCT Thru Hikers Wanted
HIKE for Mental Health is expanding westward! PCT thru hikers are invited to include HIKE for Mental Health on your 2013 or 2014 PCT thru hike. You choose your hikes dates and pace - you hike your own hike, your own way. But you also help those in need with every one of your 2,663 miles! Click to learn more...
Island Pond hikeIsland Pond Loop with NJ-NY Active PeopleMay 195, 8 or 12 milesIsland Pond Hike Map icon
This day hike in Harriman State Park has 3 different lengths, making it suitable for all levels of hikers and even for those who have never hiked or would like to bring kids. There are tons of things for you to see: Island Pond, the Lemon Squeezer, an abandoned mine, plus all the beauty of the spring foliage and wild life the Appalachian Trail has for you to enjoy.
Velvet Rocks Trail hikeVelvet Rocks Trail - Hanover, NHMay 255.2 milesVelvet Rocks Trail icon
ΚΚΓ Hosts a HIKE for Mental Health. Join us for an easy walk in the woods along the Velvet Rock Trail, an easy 5 mile round-trip from the campus of Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, to the Velvet Rocks Shelter, an Adirondack-style shelter originally built in 1936.
Rockefeller Preserve hike hikeRockefeller Preserve, Sleepy Hollow, NYJuly 202-3 milesRamona Murphy
A 2-3 miles walk on a dirt trail in Rockefeller Preserve near Sleepy Hollow, NY. A great opportunity to visit Stone Barns Farm and meet new friends along the way. Suitable for beginners. Led by holistic health coach Ramona Murphy. Note: Re-scheduled to July 20 due to tropical storm.
Mt. Washington summitt hikeSummit Mount Washington, NHAug. 1710.2 milesSummit Mt. Washington
Join our Second Annual Summit Mount Washington hike. Ascend to the top of historic Mount Washington, the highest peak in New England, renowned for breath-taking views and rapid weather changes. This hike is physically demanding, but for those hearty enough to tackle it, the rewards are equally huge. Trail and route to be finalized soon.
Sunfish PondSunfish PondOct. 610.1 miles
Join a 10 mile ridge walk featuring beautiful views and the stunning autumn glory of Sunfish Pond. Rumor has it that a certain barefoot hiker might do a reading from her book at the pond.
Pochuck BoardwalkPochuck Boardwalk Veterans Day Walk, Vernon, NJNov. 102.2 miles
Our second annual Veterans Day Walk is an easy 2.2 mile round-trip along the famous Pochuck Boardwalk in the beautiful wetlands of Vernon Valley.
Cat RocksCat Rocks and the Great Swamp, Pawling, NYNov. 163.5 miles
Join us for this beautiful hike across varied terrain from the Dover Oak to the Harlem Valley overlook at Cat Rocks, then back across the Great Swamp. Co-sponsored by the Harlem Valley Appalachian Trail Conference.
Hike your own hikeCreate your own HIKE for Mental HealthYou decide!You decide!
Turn your hike into a HIKE for Mental Health. Wherever you are hiking, however long or short, you can help. We will set up a free fundraising page on our website for you to personalize. You commit to telling others how they can support HIKE for Mental Health. Then hike your own hike, your own way. Click to learn more.