LOCATION: Old Tucson, 201 S Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85735
TIME: Registration opens at 8 a.m.; Hike kicks off at 9 a.m.; At 11:30 a.m. hikers can enjoy a western-style barbecue lunch at the Stage 2 area.
PARKING: Participants will park at the Old Tucson Auxiliary Parking lot just south of the beginning area. View the park map here.
ROUTE: Get ready for single-track trails at the base of the Tucson Mountains at Old Tucson Studios. Finish the 5K hike with the beautiful Tucson Mountains behind you.
PRICE: Registration for the Tucson Community Hike with the Warriors Event has a $25 suggested donation fee. We challenge you to continue to fundraise to support No Barriers Warriors programs - AND be eligible for fun prizes like a FREE Fitbit when you reach the $100 milestone. Then, use this Fitbit to sync to our campaign where we are tracking the total number of miles America has walked in honor of our veterans. See the current number here.
DETAILS: This event is an in-person hike to expand our support of the national Walk with the Warriors campaign and reach our supporters' communities. Learn how you can participate in this community event while walking alongside No Barriers Warriors' veterans on this meaningful day.
Our capstone expedition, Veteran Wilderness Expedition, embarks on a life-transformative journey to the Grand Canyon on October 12; join us and walk in their honor on October 17 as we support these wounded veterans by showing them they are not alone in their journey to recovery.
As an added bonus after the hike and lunch, registered participants can head into the Old Tucson theme park at no extra cost. From daring gunfights and stunts to rip-roarin’ musical revues and comedies to panning for gold, Old Tucson offers exciting Old West entertainment.
No Barriers Warriors, a program of the non-profit No Barriers USA, empowers disabled veterans and transitioning service members to overcome barriers and unleash their potential. Our journey based expeditions range from 1-day to 3-weeks.
Questions? Email us at WalkwiththeWarriors@nobarriersusa.org