Distances in this event
- Run 101km
- Run 50km
- Run 25km
Tasmania’s Gone Nuts 101 Adventure Race routes
Gone Nuts 101
The Gone Nuts 101km Adventure Run will commence at Kings Park, Stanley at 6 am on Saturday 2nd March 2019. It is a long journey – but definitely worth the effort. The 101km course completes all 4 legs detailed below. The 50km course completes leg 3 and leg 4 and the 25km course completes leg 4 only.
Leg 1 (0km to 25km)
Start Point: Kings Beach, Stanley
There’s a huge variety of terrain on this leg – single track, hard packed beach, a section of soft beach, gravel road, train line, water crossing and a lap of the Iconic Stanley Nut. However, the water crossing at the Eastern Inlet has been removed for runner comfort and safety.
Finish Point: Mawbanna-Mathers Road Intersection
Leg 2 (25km – 51km)
Start Point: Mawbanna-Mathers Road Intersection
Forestry gravel roads, 4wd tracks, motor bike tracks. Terrain is a mixture of undulating forestry roads, short steep rocky climbs and descents along with mixed terrain motor bike tracks.
Finish Point:: Rocky Cape Tavern
Leg 3 (51km – 76km) = RACE START FOR 50KM EVENT
Start Point: Rocky Cape Tavern
Special single tack, pristine beaches, technical rocky sections, a short road section and spectacular scenery. Terrain is best described as undulating with a couple of solid climbs and enjoyable downhills. This leg will be a favourite of many.
Finish Point: Boat Harbour Beach Surf Lifesaving Club
Leg 4 (76km – 101km) = RACE START FOR 25KM EVENT
Start Point: Boat Harbour Beach Surf Lifesaving Club
This leg has a huge variety of terrain from beaches and inter tidal zones with some technical terrain over reefs and rocks, farm tracks, driveways, fence lines cross country farm land, single track and a short bitumen sections. It is undulating with some short step climbs until you reach Table Cape Lookout, from there it then descends to your finish line in Wynyard.
Finish Point: Gutteridge Gardens, Wynward
- Finisher’s t-shirt
From the organizer
What in the world happens when you combine one of the world's most beautiful places with a race that will challenge your mind and body? ... Magic happens. Exhilaration. Then peace (or you may just go nuts!)
Tasmania's Gone Nuts 101 Adventure Run on Saturday, 2 March 2019 commences on one of Tasmania's most recognized and visited icons, The Nut, at Stanley, in Tasmania's North West corner.
The race hugs coastline, climbs through Rocky Cape National Park and traverses rugged coastal bush and calming temperate rainforest, finishing in Gutteridge Gardens, Wynyard, after a breathtaking trip around another volcanic monolith, Table Cape.
Both the 101km, 50km races have individual and team relay entries and the exclusive last 25km leg is for individuals only. So that everyone can enjoy Gone Nuts, there are generous cut off times for all legs - even a brisk walk will get you over the line in time!
Tasmania’s Gone Nuts 101 Adventure Race weather forecast
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
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