34 Trail runs in North West in May 2024

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This 25km is graded ‘hard’ and is on technical, fast flowing and rugged trails around Derwentwater, the Borrowdale Valley and the Watendlath Valley. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!
  • Sat 18 May
  • £55-£60
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival | adidas TERREX Half Marathon Trail Run

This 25km is graded ‘hard’ and is on technical, fast flowing and rugged trails around Derwentwater, the Borrowdale Valley and the Watendlath Valley. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!

  • 25 km trail running + 866 m ascent
Graded ‘easy’ this scenic 5K trail run is for everyone and can be fast and furious from the word go or taken easy - it’s your enjoyment that counts. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!
  • Sat 18 May
  • £20-£42.50
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival | adidas TERREX 5K Trail Run

Graded ‘easy’ this scenic 5K trail run is for everyone and can be fast and furious from the word go or taken easy - it’s your enjoyment that counts. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!

  • 5 km trail running
The ultra is graded ‘very hard’ and one to get into your ultra running calendar if you’re looking for UTMB index runs where you can bag points. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!
  • Sun 19 May
  • £70-£75
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival | adidas TERREX 50K Trail Ultra Marathon

The ultra is graded ‘very hard’ and one to get into your ultra running calendar if you’re looking for UTMB index runs where you can bag points. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!

  • 50 km trail running + 1995 m ascent
Graded ‘moderate’, this 10K trail run is open to all. Cruise round or race at the front end, it is a beautiful course to be enjoyed by all. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!
  • Sun 19 May
  • £47.50-£52.50
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Keswick Mountain Festival | adidas TERREX 10K Trail Run

Graded ‘moderate’, this 10K trail run is open to all. Cruise round or race at the front end, it is a beautiful course to be enjoyed by all. Includes Full Weekend Festival Ticket in the price!

  • 10 km trail running + 330 m ascent
  • Sat 4 May
  • £15-£29
Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Lakeland Trails in Staveley | Kentmere Trail Run 10K

Are you ready for the Sting in the Trail?

  • 10 km trail running
  • Sat 4 May
  • £10
Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Lakeland Trails in Staveley | Kentmere Sport Trail 5K

Are you ready for the Sting in the Trail?

  • 5 km trail running
  • Sat 4 May
  • £35
Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Lakeland Trails in Staveley | Kentmere Trail Half Marathon Challenge

Are you ready for the Sting in the Trail?

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Sat 4 May
  • £35
Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Lakeland Trails in Staveley | Kentmere Trail Half Marathon Race

Are you ready for the Sting in the Trail?

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Sat 4 May
  • £15-£29
Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Lakeland Trails in Staveley | Kentmere Trail Challenge 18K

Are you ready for the Sting in the Trail?

  • 18 km trail running
  • Sat 4 May
  • £15-£29
Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Lakeland Trails in Staveley | Kentmere Trail Race 18K

Are you ready for the Sting in the Trail?

  • 18 km trail running
  • Sun 5 May
  • FREE
Brampton, Cumbria, UK

RAF Spadeadam Half Marathon and 10 Mile Bergen Challenge | 10 Mile Bergen Challenge

Trail Outlaws are delighted to be co-hosting the RAF Spadeadam Half Marathon and 10 mile Bergen Challenge.

  • 10 miles trail running
  • Sun 5 May
  • £31-£33
Brampton, Cumbria, UK

RAF Spadeadam Half Marathon and 10 Mile Bergen Challenge | Half Marathon

Trail Outlaws are delighted to be co-hosting the RAF Spadeadam Half Marathon and 10 mile Bergen Challenge.

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Wed 8 May
  • £18-£22
Carlisle, Cumbria, UK

Carlisle City Urban Trail Run

This is a Fully Chip timed event

  • 10 km trail running
  • Fri 10 May
  • £20-£22
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Brockholes Bimble | 10K

We PFW Running are holding this event in the stunning grounds of the Brockholes nature reserve in Preston.

  • 10 km trail running
  • Fri 10 May
  • £24-£26
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Brockholes Bimble | Half Marathon

We PFW Running are holding this event in the stunning grounds of the Brockholes nature reserve in Preston.

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Fri 10 May
  • £28-£30
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Brockholes Bimble | Marathon

We PFW Running are holding this event in the stunning grounds of the Brockholes nature reserve in Preston.

  • 26.2 miles trail running
  • Fri 10 May
  • £32-£34
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Brockholes Bimble | Ultra

We PFW Running are holding this event in the stunning grounds of the Brockholes nature reserve in Preston.

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sat 11 May
  • £95
Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Kendal to Preston Ultra 50

Welcome to the all new, awe-inspiring Kendal to Preston Ultra 50

  • 50 miles trail running
  • Sat 11 May
  • £17-£19
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Cottam Canter | 5K

Come and join PFW Running for a great day of running at the UCLAN sports arena in Cottam.

  • 5 km trail running
  • Sat 11 May
  • £20-£22
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Cottam Canter | 10K

Come and join PFW Running for a great day of running at the UCLAN sports arena in Cottam.

  • 10 km trail running
  • Sat 11 May
  • £24-£26
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Cottam Canter | Half Marathon

Come and join PFW Running for a great day of running at the UCLAN sports arena in Cottam.

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Sat 11 May
  • £28-£30
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Cottam Canter | Marathon

Come and join PFW Running for a great day of running at the UCLAN sports arena in Cottam.

  • 26.2 miles trail running
  • Sat 11 May
  • £32-£34
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Cottam Canter | Ultra

Come and join PFW Running for a great day of running at the UCLAN sports arena in Cottam.

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sun 12 May
  • £20-£22
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Avenham Amble | 10K

Come and join PFW Running for a day of running around the stunning parklands of central Preston.

  • 10 km trail running
  • Sun 12 May
  • £24-£26
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Avenham Amble | Half Marathon

Come and join PFW Running for a day of running around the stunning parklands of central Preston.

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Sun 12 May
  • £28-£30
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Avenham Amble | Marathon

Come and join PFW Running for a day of running around the stunning parklands of central Preston.

  • 26.2 miles trail running
  • Sun 12 May
  • £16.50-£18.50
Chorley, Lancashire, UK

Yarrow River Bluebell 10K Trail Run

The Yarrow Bluebell is one of two races held in the Yarrow Country Park, Chorley.

  • 10 km trail running
  • Sun 12 May
  • £32-£34
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Avenham Amble | Ultra

Come and join PFW Running for a day of running around the stunning parklands of central Preston.

  • 6 hrs trail running
  • Sun 19 May
  • £28-£35
Preston, Lancashire, UK

Scorton Trail

Fylde Coast Runners and 3C's Sports & Leisure Tours are back for another Scorton Trail run for 2024.

  • 15 km trail running
  • Sat 25 May
  • £35
Blackburn, Lancashire, UK

Panopticons Ultra

Panopticons Ultra – a new point-to-point trail Ultra along the trails and varied ups and downs of East Lancashire, taking in the four art installations ‘The Panopticons’ by Mid Pennine Arts.

  • 52 km trail running
  • Sun 26 May
  • £28
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Whinlatter Forest | Half Marathon

The Challenging Whinlatter Forest is the venue for this Trail Half Marathon & 10k in 2024.

  • 13.1 miles trail running
  • Sun 26 May
  • £26
Keswick, Cumbria, UK

Whinlatter Forest | 10K

The Challenging Whinlatter Forest is the venue for this Trail Half Marathon & 10k in 2024.

  • 10 km trail running
  • Tue 28 May
  • £21-£23
Wilmslow, Cheshire, UK

Quarry Bank Trail 10K

Run North West are delighted to announce the Quarry Bank Trail is now 10K!

  • 10 km trail running
  • Fri 31 May
  • £20
Ambleside, Cumbria, UK

Stickle Grind 650

A serious struggle of will and lung capacity.

  • 2.4 km trail running

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