November 13-14 2019

Hike Details

Melabev’s Annual 2-day Hike for Alzheimer’s Care
“Sea to Sea” Hike: 3 Phases over 3 Years
Hike from the Mediterranean to the Sea of Galilee in 3 parts over 3 consecutive years.

Phase 2:   2018 – 2 days – November 7 & 8 (Wed & Thurs)
Accommodations:   The luxurious 4-star Hacienda Forestview Hotel and Spa.

Two hike levels:  Hikers may choose either a moderate or challenging trail.

 Departure information and Hike description:
Day 1 – Nov. 7  Buses depart from Jerusalem at 6:30 am (location to be announced) to the hike starting point at Maalot.  (Luggage remains safely on the bus.)    The two groups will then proceed to their respective trails.  Phase II will begin where Phase I left off – hiking from the area of Maalot along Nahal Kziv, below the Druze Village of Hurfeish and to the base of Mt. Meron.

 Evening – We will experience a traditional Druze hospitality dinner (kosher of course) in the village of Pekiin.

Day 2 – Nov. 8

The challenging group will ascend Mt. Meron, joining up with the Cross Israel Trail for a spectacular view of the Upper and Western Galilee.

The moderate group will hike the Upper trails of Mt. Meron enjoying the amazing vista from the top of Mt. Meron.

Phase II will finish in the village of Meron with a visit to the grave of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai.

 Registration fee:  1000 nis  (200 nis discount if registered by August 15) Non-refundable

 Donation commitment:   Each hiker is requested to commit to raising donations as follows:
Individuals – 6,000 nis      Couples – 5,000 nis each    Soldiers & children under 18 – 3,000 nis

The hike is a fundraiser to help sustain the quality of service Melabev offers to those experiencing Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. If you have questions, please contact Ida by email or phone (listed below) Note** We kindly request that your commitment goal be met by Dec. 31, 2018

 Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law. US, UK, and Israel 

Invite your family and friends!

For more information:   073-796-3959      US toll-free 650-353-3108