Experience the beautiful Leicestershire scenery on our 16 mile race taking in the Leicestershire three Peaks, this is circular trail route around the outstanding Charnwood countryside. You will tackle Bardon Hill (Leicestershire’s highest point ) - 278 meters, Old John in Bradgate - 254 meters and Beacon Hill - 248 meters.
Along the way you will pass, gnarled oak trees, some of the oldest rocks in Britain, visit historic deer parks and take in some spectacular views. Charnwood Forest is famed for its craggy hills and dry stone walls, but is also rich in wildlife. Look out for buzzards circling on the updrafts from the hills.
Approximate - 16 miles
Hill peaks, field, paths and trails. Inclines and uneven terrain, gates, stiles, stepping stones and road crossings. Some spots on the route could be quite uneven on the foot and quite boggy at times.
There will be a medal awarded for each finisher with a goody bag for the top 3 female and male finishers.
• GPX to be sent later
• Refreshment station half way
• Toilets at start and half way
• Bib packet information at start/registration
• Looped race start and finish in the same place
Schedule for the day:
• Parking at start and finish
• Café at start and finish
• Registration from 7.30
• Race starts 8.30
• Race cut off 1.30 (5 hours)
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|Sat 20 Apr 24||Leicestershire 3 Peaks - 16 miles|
|Sat 19 Oct 24||Leicestershire 3 Peaks - 16 miles|