Sahara Desert Trek

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Rediscover true adventure in the awe-inspiring Sahara Desert.

  • Experience the land, the people and the wildlife of the Sahara Desert
  • Cover 100km on this five-day trek
  • Pass through valleys, gorges, plateaus, sand dunes and oases
  • Climb Jebel Lamrakeb for incredible views of the region
  • Celebrate the group’s impressive achievement in Ouarzazate ​

This five day trek covers 100km passing through Morocco’s forbidding landscape punctuated by peaks, gorges, dunes and oases. At night, sleep under Africa’s star strewn skies and enjoy traditional Berber hospitality. This challenge goes beyond the Jebel Saghro region, starting on the Maider El Kbir plateau, before ascending Jebel El Mrakib, and admiring the stunning views. Walking through palm gorges, the route joins the dry Rhris River and heads towards an oasis of tamarisk trees. The final days are spent trekking along the Tikertouachene River, before celebrating a successful end to the challenge in Ouarzazate.

This trek is challenging, unforgiving, and life-changing.


The trip departs on 6th February 2021 and returns on 13th February 2021.


Payment Option Registration fee* Fundraising target**
Minimum Sponsorship £150 £2,470
Flexi-funder £150 A further £150 reg fee paid 8 weeks before the challenge and fundraise £2,165
Self-funder £150 Raise whatever you can & pay a balance of £1,210 8 weeks before the trek

*To guarantee your place on the trek, you must return 80% of your fundraising 12 weeks before the event. But please don’t worry, we’ve got loads of fundraising tips and support to help you achieve this.*You can split the reg fee into 2 installments to make it easier to pay.

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