When your child goes to Israel for a gap year

Our bitter experience shows that you must check carefully because one cannot always rely on the judgment of people in charge of these programs. And once our tragedy occurred, we seem not to be able to rely on the legal system either. Mark Newman, 12/17/2018, 12:27 PM

Israeli woman dies of heat stroke while hiking in Jordan

30-year-old woman dies of heat stroke while hiking near Petra. Her companions tried to treat her, but without success.Orli Harari, 9/13/2018, 10:19 AM

British teens hike from Sea to Sea for ZAKA

Teens complete 55 mile trek from Mediterranean Sea to Kinneret in 3 days to support ZAKA Search and Rescue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2018, 5:14 PM

'I've never seen such a flood in my life'

Survivor of doomed Nahal Tzafit hike urges public not to blame pre-military academy's staff, says they couldn't have predicted the outcome.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2018, 10:25 AM

Southern Israel: One killed, dozens injured in flood

Following stormy weather, Bedouin youth carried away by stream and killed. Dozens of students on hike suffer mild hypothermia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2018, 6:18 PM

First conviction in Bar Mitzvah lynching attempt

16 days imprisonment, 12 months conditional sentence, and compensation imposed on Arab who stole cell phone of child on the nightmare hike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2018, 2:33 PM

Arab rioter who attempted to lynch children to face trial

First prosecution in attempted lynching of school-children on Bar Mitzvah hike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2017, 5:09 PM

After surviving lynch mob, schoolchildren to attempt hike again

Group nearly lynched by Arab rioters during Samaria hike last Thursday is making a second attempt - and calls on the public to join them.Tal Polon, 12/5/2017, 10:08 AM

Israeli takes selfie, ends up hospitalized

21-year-old rescued after attempting to take a selfie photo in Eilat mountains, which resulted in his fall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 7:22 PM

Holiday of freedom: Hiker rescued after falling

Hiker extracted from 80 meter fall, man injured from tree collapse, and others injured throughout Israel on first day of Chol HaMoed.Shoshana Miskin, 4/24/2016, 4:16 PM

Take a Hike. Preferably, to Bir Adva

The Samaria Residents' Council recommends a beautiful nature spot on the Itamar Ridge.Gil Ronen, 8/2/2013, 10:54 AM

Unity Hike in Memory of Judea Terror Victims

Israelis from across the religious spectrum took part in a long hike in memory of Jewish hikers, murdered by terrorists.Maayana Miskin, 4/27/2012, 3:16 PM