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Walk for Waste 2017 – Scafell Pike

WasteAid UK’s popular fundraiser, the Walk for Waste is back – this time with a trek to England’s highest peak, Scafell Pike. The hike will raise awareness and funds for WasteAid UK, which shares waste management and recycling skills with communities around the globe.


Scafell Pike, location of the Walk for Waste 2017

Scafell Pike, location of the Walk for Waste 2017

What: The Walk for Waste will follow a 12km route up Scafell Pike, the highest peak in England. Sponsored walkers get to experience the breathtaking views of the Lake District and enjoy sunset at the summit, 975 metres above sea level.

When: Saturday 15 July.

Where: Scafell Pike, Lake District.


WasteAid supporters at the foot of Mount Snowdon, Walk for Waste 2016

Why: Join us to raise funds for WasteAid UK so we can continue sharing waste management expertise with those who really need it. We’re inviting entries from teams to add an element of competition and excitement to the event. This is a fantastic opportunity to get fit, have fun, and support a very worthy cause.

How: To enter as a team or by yourself simply email info@wasteaid.org to register. Please note the following important points:

  • Walkers are responsible for transport to and from the start/end point.
  • The walk is strenuous and should only be undertaken by those with reasonable levels of fitness.
  • We engage the service of fully trained and equipped professional guides, using standard ratios.
  • Cost of entry (to cover cost of guides): £20 for individual sign ups and £18pp for groups of 5 or more.


Andrew Jenkins climbing Mount Snowdon with a wheelie bin full of (recyclable) rubbish on his back, Walk for Waste 2016

Raising sponsorship: Need some help to get the sponsorship money rolling in? Share the importance of waste management with the people you are asking to sponsor you! While you’re here why not explore the website and tell your friends why you are personally supporting WasteAid UK?

The sooner you sign up, the more sponsorship money you’ll be able to raise.

Get your team together and start training for the epic Walk for Waste 2017.

Register Today


See you on the mountain!


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