Event

The Great Hospital Hike

Finishes near the Princess Royal University Hospital, Bromley
On Saturday 14 September, take part in our flagship event and hike for your hospital! Walk with #TeamKings from the wards to the woods…and back!
Two men in yellow, Great Hospital Hike branded t-shirts walking through a park and smiling at the camera

Explore some of southeast London’s beautiful landmarks and join our amazing community of patients, NHS staff, friends and families who are all walking to raise a minimum of £150 for our hospitals. 

Find out more here

When and where is the Great Hospital Hike

The Great Hospital Hike will take place on Saturday 16 September 2024

The 18 mile Great Hospital Hike will set off from the bandstand in Ruskin Park, next to King's College Hospital in Denmark Hill SE5 9BD

The 4 mile Little Hospital Hike will set off from The Knoll Pickhurst Ln, Bromley BR2 7DD

The finish line (for both routes) is at the Princess Royal University Hospital in Bromley BR6 8ND

Prior to the event, you will receive a Google Maps live route to use on the day.

How much does it cost to sign up?

Adults (16 and over) - £15 

Children (15 and under) - £15 (must be accompanied by a parent or guardian)

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust staff - £5 (Promo code is STAFF)

How much sponsorship do I need to raise?

All we ask is that you pledge to raise a minimum of £150 as part of your sponsorship. From bake sales to pub quizzes, there are so many ways you can hit your fundraising target. We find that even people who are nervous about fundraising before the event breeze past the target in the end.

If you need support with hitting your target, we're here to help! Contact [email protected] to speak to a member of our fundraising team.

Walkers' briefing

Everything you need to know about the event will be within your Walkers Briefing. 

Download your Walkers Briefing

Terms and conditions

By taking part in the Great Hospital Hike, which is organised by King’s College Hospital Charity, you agree to the following terms and conditions. 

Great Hospital Hike Terms & Conditions

Last year my friends and family did the Hike, and I couldn't get up out of my wheelchair. Now I've just completed 18 miles! King's is such an amazing hospital - they deserve us to help them as much as they help us!
Sian Winter, 2022 Great Hospital Hike finisher