The Grand Tour of Skiddaw

The Grand Tour of Skiddaw is an approximately 44 mile trail ultra race taking in the beautiful scenery of the Northern Lake District. The race starts and finishes at Lime House School, Holm Hill, Dalston, Cumbria, CA5 7BX on the 2nd September 2017 at 08:00. The Grand Tour of Skiddaw is a qualifying race for the Ultra-Trail du Mont-BlancĀ® giving 2 points/4 new points The route is almost entirely run on public footpaths and bridleways, taking in a climb up the mighty Skiddaw at the approximate halfway point giving a total of 7136 feet of ascent. Competitors will be required to have a basic level of navigation skill as the route is unmarked although all competitors will be provided with a written route description, and the gpx file of the route will be available. Entry includes the written route description, event t shirt and medal, all food and drink at the 4 Checkpoints along the route plus a free beer and hot meal at the Finish…

  • Listing categories Ultra
  • Location / Region Dalston
  • Date 2nd September 2017
  • Distance 44 mi
  • Person Pure Outdoors Events
  • Address Lime House School Holm Hill Dalston Cumbria North West United Kingdom CA5 7BX
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