Sat 20 Apr 2024 Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK

Leicestershire 3 Peaks Race - 16 Miles

Experience the beautiful Leicestershire scenery on the 16 mile race exploring Leicestershire three Peaks.

  • Sat 20 Apr 2024
Charnwood Forest Farm, Loughborough

Leicestershire 3 Peaks Race - 16 Miles

08:30

£35-£45

All ages

  • 16 miles trail running

Overview

This is a 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, dry stone walls and is also rich in wildlife. Look out for buzzards circling on the updrafts from the hills. Terrain: Hill peaks, fields, paths, trails, inclines, uneven terrain, gates, stiles, stepping stones and road crossings. Some spots on the route could be quite uneven on the foot and boggy at times. Elevation: Approximate 2700ft. There is a medal awarded for each finisher with a goody bag for the top 3 female and male finishers.

Event details

  • All fitness levels
  • Event village
  • Newcomers

Location

  • Cafe
  • Toilets

What's included

  • Goody bag
  • Medal

Entries

  • All ages
  • Entries open
  • Enter online