A tough route in 9.5 hrs taking in Bland Hill (GR207531) - Swinsty Reservoir - Fewston Reservoir - Thruscross Reservoir - Rocking Hall - Bolton Abbey - Beamsley Beacon - Round Hill - Ellarcarr Pike - Timble - Bland Hill.
Includes Certificate, Badge, Some CP refreshments, Hot Meal at finish with Veggie Option.
Entry Limit : 250 - Entries OTD +£2 but not guaranteed
Registration from 07.15. Start at 08.30.
Map: OS Explorer 297
Open to people aged 16 years and over. Anyone under the age of 18 years must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian
Please park with care and consideration on the adjacent roadsides
NO DOGS ALLOWED ON THE EVENT
It is strongly recommended that each entrant carries the correct map, whistle, compass ( or GPS ), waterproof jacket, over trousers, first aid kit, survival bag or blanket, emergency rations, MUG.
A route description is available on the Nidderdale LDWA website. PLEASE NOTE There will have to be some route and checkpoint changes due to ongoing Yorkshire Water works at Swinsty Reservoir and to loss of parking near Beamsley Beacon. Entrants will be notified when the changes are finalised. The route description will be amended accordingly.
The checkpoints are:
Start at Bland Hill - GR 207 531 (HG3 1TB)
CP1 Swinsty Reservoir - GR 194 528
CP2 Thruscross Reservoir - GR 155 574 (refreshments)
CP3 Rocking Hall - GR 111 579
CP4 self clip ( gate ) - GR 076 542
CP5 Banks Farm, Storiths - GR 081 543
CP6 Beamsley Beacon - GR 092 522 (refreshments at roadside)
CP7 Ellarcarr Pike - GR 159 523
Finish at Bland Hill - GR 207 531
Please observe the following rules. They are for your safety and enjoyment of the event.
Nidderdale Group wish all entrants a good event.
This event offers the option to purchase Booking Protect, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.