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Chepstow Castle Run
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Whether you run, jog or hike the Chepstow Castle Run is for you. The 365 stepped ascent to the Eagles Nest provides the perfect vantage point to take in the views of the Wye Valley below. This race caters for all abilities so come along and feel the burn as you immerse yourself out on the trails.
Sun 14th Nov 2021
Chepstow, United Kingdom
Perks of booking with Let's Do This
The event experience
Based on location
Some Serious Climbs
20 to 50m elevation gain per km
Where and when
Chepstow Castle / Castell Cas-gwent, Bridge St, Chepstow NP16 5EY, UK
Starting at Chepstow Castle, you will plunge through the mysterious Giants Cave before following the winding path of 365 steps towards the Eagles Nest. After testing your limits and feeling the burn, breathe and embrace the views of the historic Wye Valley as you join the steep 2 mile road descent down back to the castle.
- Finisher's Medal
- First Aid Stations
- Water Stations
- Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place Male and Females and v50 winner
How to get there
Chepstow Castle / Castell Cas-gwent, Bridge St, Chepstow NP16 5EY, UKGet full directions
If you are using a Sat Nav the address for Chepstow Castle is: Chepstow Castle,1 Bridge Street, Chepstow, NP16 5EY. There is Pay and Display parking available on site and also nearby.
The closets train station to Chepstow Castle is Chepstow station which is an 8-minute walk from the Castle.
Event day logistics
09:00 Registration opens
10:00 10k Starts
There will be aid stations every 4 miles with water and jelly babies.
View more Trimax Events events
Based out of Gloucestershire and the Forest of Dean, Trimax Events put on a variety of trail running, road running, and triathlon events throughout the year. Trimax Events are particularly well-regarded for their epic bespoke medals which are awarded to all finisher’s. A number of Trimax events also offer a canicross option, so if you’re looking to race with your canine companion then check out their offering. One of their best known events takes you up Gloucester’s infamous ‘Cheese Rolling Hill’, while a number of their other routes take you through the scenic Cotswold countryside.
Can I run with my dog at the Chepstow Castle Run?
Unfortunately, this is not a carnicross-friendly event due to the technicality and narrowness of the trail.
Do I need trail shoes at the Chepstow Castle Run?
Yes, there is a rather muddy section of trail where it is advised to wear trail shoes.
Is there parking available at the Chepstow Castle Run?
Yes, there is parking available at the grounds of Chepstow Castle, but it will be pay and display.
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