For any questions not answered below, please contact us.

Is there an entry fee?

No. This is a free-to-enter event.

We strongly encourage participants to make a donation to Christian Aid. Donations can be made on the night, online via our Christian Aid event fundraising page or by paper sponsorship form and collecting sponsors, see our Donate page.

There is no minimum donation or sponsor requirement. We would like walkers to participate and enjoy the experience, and donate or collect sponsors as they are able.

Where will the money I raise be going?

You will be walking to raise funds for Christian Aid, an international development charity, a partnership of people, churches and local organisations committed to ending poverty worldwide.

Christian Aid stands together with our global neighbours to create a world where everyone can live a full life, free from poverty. There will be more details on the night of the specific project work that any money raised will be supporting.

Do I need to Register to take part?

Yes, all walkers must be registered. You can register online once registration is open.

All walkers must check-in on the night before starting the walk, and check-out after finishing the walk.

Where do I check-in on the night?

From 7:30pm at Hathersage Methodist Church Hall, Main Road, Hathersage, S32 1BB.

Car parking is available near the Church Hall at Odd Fellows Road Car Park, Hathersage, S32 1DD. (From 6pm to 8am evening/night parking is £1.)

What safety measures are in place?

The Sheffield Night Hike Challenge is a fully guided throughout the walk.

Emergency transport will be provided back to Hathersage, from checkpoints for those unable to complete the route.

What should I Wear?

Comfortable walking boots or walking shoes are recommended, as it can be muddy. Bring waterproofs and warm clothing. Be prepared for the weather to change, which can happen during the walk.

What should I bring?

  • A good torch with spare batteries
  • Spare clothing
  • Food to eat & drink along the route
  • Waterproof
  • A print out of the walk guide (though some will be available on the night)
  • If you are using a sponsor sheet – please bring it

Are there Refreshments available on the routes?

Refreshments will be available at the start and finish at Hathersage Methodist Church Hall.

Are there Toilets on the routes?

Toilet facilities are only available at the start and finish point at Hathersage Methodist Church Hall.

What Safeguarding Measures are in place for the event?

For guidance on our safeguarding measures see our Safeguarding page.