Slieve Donard Trek - Saturday October 9th 2021

Saturday 9th October 2021

Join AWARE on Saturday 9th October 2021 and take on Slieve Donard to mark World Mental Health Day!

Slieve Donard is the highest peak of the Mourne Mountains, a whopping 2789ft to be exact! The views from the summit are extraordinary and on a clear day, the Isle of Man, Wicklow, Donegal, Wales, and Scotland may be seen, as well as the long stretch of Newcastle Beach. The AWARE Slieve Donard Trek event is managed by LIFE mountain experts and guides who will be on hand to ensure this is a safe and enjoyable walk up Slieve Donard.

Please remember to follow government guidelines on social distancing. 

Plan for the day: Registration starts at 8.30 am, once registered you will receive a health and safety briefing before the ascent. LIFE marshals will be on the route for guidance, support, and first aid assistance. 

Registration is £20 per person with a minimum sponsorship of £80.  Once registered, you will receive a fundraising pack including a sponsorship form. Alternatively, you can set up a JustGiving page by clicking here, don't forget to choose AWARE as your chosen charity! Funds raised will go to support those in Northern Ireland with depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. 

AWARE will continue to follow government guidelines surrounding COVID-19 and will update you on any changes.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Lesley Wright, Event Manager, via email lesley@aware-ni.org, or call on 07825 589 347.

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  • Date:
    Saturday 9th October 2021
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  • Registration Fee:
    £ 20

AWARE is the depression charity for Northern Ireland and the only charity working exclusively for those with depression and bipolar disorder.


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