Past Meetup

Climb For Heroes

Hosted by Los Angeles Hiking Group

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This hike is being organized by Chris Simpson of The San Gabriel Mountains Hike Group. I am merely posting this event with Lee Zebolds permission and will not be attending.

This hike is for and in honor of Wounded Vets who have lost their legs and now hike.

Be sure to read ALL the details provided in the links at the end of this write up. They will provide all the information that you need for paid registration.

Difficulty - This is for all levels
Miles - 9 max
Gain - 3800 max

The attached link is in support of Wounded Vets and how climbing has helped them forge a path to overcome mental and physical barriers.

Donations will be utilized to send them around the world in hopes of conquering the 7 summits.

- Denali (North America)
- Aconcagua (South America)
- Kilimanjaro (Africa)
- Elbrus (Europe)
- Vinson Massif (Antarctica)
- Carstenz Pyramid (Australia/Oceania)
- Everest (Asia)

This event is being organized by Tim Medvetz, one of the main personalities on Discovery's Everest Beyond The Limit. He is also the founder and president of the Hero's Project. It will be a family friendly day with individual hikers and teams of
all skill levels.

Hikers will receive meals and prizes throughout the day.
Prizes are determined by how far each hiker is willing to go.

If you would like to participate please click the link below and read through a more descriptive detail of the day's events.

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Please feel free to make any and all carpool arrangements in the comments section below.

Thank you for your participation in advance.... Chris is looking forward to seeing you at the meet up location.

And Special Thanks to Lee Zebold for allowing this event to be posted on this site!!!

Happy Trails everyone!

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