Wadi Al Helo is located on Sharjah-Kalba road at approximately 1:15 hours distance from our meeting point.
We shall start our hike from the archelogical site of Wadi Al Helo, where the ruins of ancient village lies. Human habitation in this area reaches as far back as the Bronze Age.
This is a hike suitable for beginners that are active in other forms of sports and would like to try hiking in this region.
>>No overnight camp, No passport required.
Meeting time: Friday Jan 20,
Meeting Point: Dragon Mart car park on E44. Car park in front of main entrance.
Hike start time: 7:30am
Hike duration: 4 to 5 hours (With stops)
Hike difficulty: Easy to Moderate (If you are active in any sport for atleast 3 to 4 days a week, this should be easy for you).
Hike start point elevation: 350 meters
Highest point: 750 meters
All you need is
1) A small backpack with good shoulder and waist straps
2) Hiking shoes.
3) Sun protection, hat and sun glasses
4) Energy bars and snacks.
5) 3 litters of water and some hydration drinks(sports water).
6) Hiking trousers or shorts. An extra tshirt for the way back. NO JEANS PLEASE.
7) 4x4 cars are recomended but not mandatory.
Drivers with cars:
Must fill the Google sheet through the link below.
People needing a ride:
May contact the drivers directly in order to reserve a spot. Kindly don't put your name under someone's car without a confirmation from the driver. You must share the fuel cost with the driver.
Car Pooling sheet:
Carpooling sheet has been taken down. If you were already on the list and need any changes, Please contact the organiser.
Kindly note that although the event is open to everyone who fulfills the fitness and gear requirements, participation to the event remains your sole responsibility. The organisers or team leaders will not be responsible for any accident or loss during the entire event.
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