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Choose your walk & walker pack


















 

Click here to view the routes on the Walk the Wight Google map


Earl Mountbatten Hospice's Walk the Wight is a collection of five walks and distances. Choose yours:
 

Main Walk      
Full Walk 26.5 miles Bembridge to Alum Bay  Approx. 8-12 hrs walk*
1st Half 12.5 miles Bembridge to Carisbrooke  Approx. 4-6 hrs walk*
2nd Half 14 miles Carisbrooke to Alum Bay  Approx. 5-8 hrs walk*
Flat Walk 8 miles Sandown to Shide  Approx. 2-4 hrs walk*
Schools Walk** 4 miles Freshwater Bay to Alum Bay  Approx. 1 - 1.5 hrs walk*
Dogs Walk   see below  





















*Walking time varies by individual ability and pace, the above is a guide only. Please refer to the event open and closing times and ensure to complete your walk within these times.

There are water and toilet points across all routes and 300 volunteer event staff and marshals to support you on your journey. View the Walk the Wight Google map for details.

Every registered particpant wearing their walker number will recieve a special Island shaped Walk the Wight medal when they cross the finish line.

Earl Mountbatten Hospice's Dogs Walk the Wight
You can register your dog to join you on any walk at the same time as registering yourself. You will receive your dog's Walker Pack at the same time as your own. Every registered dog wearing their walker number will receive a special dog bone shaped medal when they cross the finish line.

NEW for 2018!
You can now purchase a Pay £10 Dog's pack which includes a limited edition Walk the Wight Doggy Bandana! See 'Choose your walker pack' below for details. 

**Earl Mountbatten Hospice's Schools Walk the Wight
Children register for Earl Mountbatten Hospice's Schools' Walk the Wight and the Schools' Walk through their school. Click here for details.




 

Choose your walker pack 

Please note, registration for walker packs has now closed online. You can now purchase a Walker Number only ticket:

NEW for 2018! Walker Number only ticket (available from 23 April - 11 May)

Pay £15 to register and you will receive a confirmation email to show at your chosen start point (Bembridge, Carisbrooke, Sandown or Freshwater) to collect your Walker Number on the day. You can either show your confirmation email on your phone or print it out and take it with you.

Make sure you read the event information on this website ahead of the event

All event information including start and end times, which differ per walk, routes, transport, etc can be found HERE. Please do ensure you have checked and read all the information provided before 13 May. 


Walker Packs (available from 28 January - 23 April online, and in Mountbatten shops from 16 March - 7 May)
 

Pay £25 - You will receive your Walker pack and a Walk the Wight t shirt in a size of your choosing. Your payment of £25 includes an £18 donation to Mountbatten.  

Pack contents: unique walker number, event information, sponsorship form and WTW 2018 t shirt
 

Pledge £100 - Make a commitment to raise at least £100 in sponsorship. You will receive your Walker pack and a Walk the Wight t shirt for FREE. This is our way of saying thank you for pledging to support Mountbatten.

Pack contents: unique walker number, event information, sponsorship form and WTW 2018 t shirt
 

Standard pack - This pack is free, however it does cost us to produce and deliver it. Therefore we ask that you please raise as much as you can to support the work of Mountbatten.

Pack contents: unique walker number, event information, sponsorship form


Dog's pack - This pack is free, however it does cost us to produce and deliver it. Therefore we ask that you please raise as much as you can to support the work of Mountbatten.

Pack contents: unique dog's walker number, event information, sponsorship form


NEW - Dog's Pay £10 pack - You will receive a dog's walker pack and a limited edition Walk the Wight Doggy Bandana for your dog to wear round their collar or on their lead. Your payment of £10 includes a £5 donation to Mountbatten​.This pack is only available online.

Pack contents: unique dog's walker number, event information, sponsorship form​ and WTW 2018 Doggy Bandana


Non Island residents can take advantage of this special walker packs being offered with Red Funnel:   

 

Red Funnel pack (£32.50)  - We’ve teamed up with Red Funnel to offer return foot passenger travel for just £7.50 when pre-booked with a Walk the Wight Pay £25 pack. You can purchase this pack via our website. You will receive your Walker pack, a Walk the Wight t-shirt in a size of your choosing and a RedJet return ticket from Southampton to Cowes in your pack. Your payment includes an £18 donation to Mountbatten​.

Pack contents: unique walker number, event information, sponsorship form, WTW t shirt, PLUS discounted foot passenger travel with Red Funnel.

You can register online from 26 January and in our hospice shops from 16 March. You can also register via our Fundraising office. Contact us for details.

 

"They anticipate my needs and I believe go the extra mile in ensuring the quality of my life is enhanced".

 

Wendy Young, patient