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Expedition Everest Challenge

Asian statues and towering Forbidden Mountain at night in Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park

Race through Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park on a unique course filled with obstacles, clues and wild scenery!

View from a tunnel looking onto a broken railroad track and a snowcapped mountain at Expedition Everest

Calling All Thrill-Seekers!

Embark on an evening of excitement, from a scavenger hunt and 5k obstacle challenge to a lively post-race party.

Come spring each year, the Expedition Everest Challenge beckons Guests of all ages to set out on a course sure to test the body, mind and spirit. And when the contest comes to a close, competitors can even be rewarded for their efforts with a special celebration.

Don’t miss this chance to discover the adventurer in you—check out the complete list of events below!

A roller-coaster car with Guests rolling up an inclined bridge at Expedition Everest

Expedition Everest Challenge

Conquer a series of clues, mysteries, obstacles and more during an adrenaline-driven trek across the park.

Signs warn Guests of the perils of Expedition Everest as a snowy peak looms in the background

Expedition Everest Challenge Family Edition

Join forces with the entire family as up to 6 teammates take on the challenge at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.

A banner for Expedition Everest on a stone wall next to Himalayan flags hanging from ropes

runDisney Kids Races

Let your little ones get in on the action and adventure with a series of fun-filled races—just like mom and dad!

Snow-capped Forbidden Mountain that houses Expedition Everest lit up at night with the moon in the background

Post-Race Party

Cross the finish line and head into this private, after-hour bash where you can party the night way with the Yeti.

Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park

Walt Disney World® Resort

Spring Special Event

May 03 - May 04, 2014

Accessibility and Other Information

Accessibility
  • Must Be Ambulatory
Interests

Nighttime Entertainment

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