2017 TREK DATES
Nov. 24 - 29
Jan. 2 - 7
FEES + COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTION
$1,250 + $500
18+ years old
Trek to the top of Pico Duarte, the highest peak in the Caribbean, with BLUE Missions to provide families in the Dominican Republic with access to clean water and sanitation.
- Hike 3-days across 27.6 miles of tropical and pine forests to the summit of Pico Duarte, at 10,128 ft. above sea level.
- Travel to a community that BLUE has worked with to overcome the water crisis and spend a few hours connecting with the locals. Then spend the afternoon relaxing on the beach.
Fundraising Commitment: Each hiker commits to raise $500 in addition to the cost of their trip towards water and sanitation projects. BLUE Missions will help you with fundraising, providing a personalized website and fundraising kit. You will be required to complete a Fundraising Agreement to participate on the expedition.
Everything you need to know before you hike
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Meeting & Payment Deadlines:
Payment #1 of $500 will due on August 25 at our first Pico Duarte Prep Meeting. After August 25, registration deposit and first payment will be collected at the time of the application.
Meeting #1 will be held on August 25 at 7 pm. Please check your email for the address. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Nicole Aguirre at email@example.com.
Payment #2 of $500 will due on October 27 at our second Pico Duarte Prep Meeting.