When Is National Hiking Day?

The internet history of Hiking Day

17th of November is National Hiking Day

  First detected on the 6th of June 2015

  147 tweets


Is It Hiking Day Today?

It's Hiking day on the 17th of November.

The most recent detection of references to Hiking Day was 6 hours, 10 minutes ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 17th of November. In total we detected 45 total unique days being shared such as Take A Hike Day which had 803 people talking about it, or Press Day having 412 tweets.


How Is The Date For Hiking Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Hiking Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Nov. 17, 2019 across social media making references to 'Hiking Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Unfriend, Baklava or Homemade Bread Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Hiking Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!


I'd Like To Promote National Hiking Day

We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Hiking Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Hiking Day's visibility.

Can I Register Hiking Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Hiking day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.



Is it National Hiking Day Everywhere?

Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.


We're now tracking the sentiment around every mention of Hiking day to show how people feel about Hiking. See if people like Hiking here.
We're detecting how Hiking affects other things more widely than just being a celebrated day. See how Hiking affects company share prices.


Hang On, It Was National Hiking Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Hiking Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Hiking Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Hiking day, then the date shown for National Hiking Day, could come up twice :D

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National Hiking Day

It's Hiking Day
On November 17th


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National Hiking Day, on the 17th of November

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