31 mile trail run over undulating countryside paths and trails in the Amber Valley, Derbyshire, close to the eastern edge of the Peak District.
The route scribes a figure of 8 through the rural splendour of the Amber Valley close to the Eastern edge of the Peak District. Highlights aplenty will greet you on your way. There are punchy climbs and engaging descents, expansive views and some of the most pleasant woodland trails you’ll find anywhere in the UK. This event has the makings of becoming one of the best “small” ultra trail races in England. Note, the route is unmarked. We provide route notes and gpx file as downloads however you will have to bring your own map with the route marked on.
Event start - 9am
Event close - 6pm
Checkpoints. Each checkpoint has water, checkpoint 1 and 3 has food too (granola and flapjack bars, bananas, crisps, individually wrapped savouries etc)
CP1 - Wessington 9 miles
CP2 - Fritchley 16 miles
CP3 - Wessington 21 miles
CP4 - Tupton 27 miles
Additionally there are a number of self clips to pass through.
Every finisher receives a medal and a warm meal / refreshments.