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The Hiraethog Trail Run Challenge

Run 42.4mi
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Be part of this fully guided one day trail run. Perfect for those looking to experience something a little special, the course follows trails from Pentrefoelas to Bodfari. Come to tackle 5325ft of ascent or to experience the glorious scenery.

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  1. The Challenge

    Run 42.4mi
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The Hiraethog Trail Run Challenge route

The run follows a linear trail from Pentrefoelas on the outskirts of Snowdonia, to Bodfari in the Vale of Clwyd.

Runners will climb a total of 5325ft over the 42.4 mile course and will cover ground which is not well trodden.

The scenery will be breathtaking. Some highlights of the route include: the high ground of Mynydd Hireathog, Clocaenog Forest, hidden reservoirs and of course views of Snowdonia.

There are 6 sections each around 6-9 miles in length. At the end of each section, there will be water and refreshments.

Event Details

What’s Included
  • Fully qualified guides will be with you every step of the way
  • Safety and first aid cover
  • Checkpoint support
  • Refreshment stations including snacks and water
  • Transport (in case of injury)
  • Route specific momento
Raceday Logistics


06:30 - Run Begins

End of Day Refreshments: Dinorben Arms

The guides will dictate the pace of the group but it will average around 3.7mph, a brisk walk for most.

Kit List
  • Although checkpoints have snacks and water, runners are encouraged to bring their own refreshments
  • Warm clothing is advised depending on the weather conditions

This event is not appropriate for spectators.


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much altitude is gained over this run?
Throughout the course you will make ~5,325 ft ascent.
What is the structure to the day?
The day will be broken down into 6 sections, roughly 6 to 9 miles in length. There will be first aid, food/refreshments at each section and your change of clothes, should you need it.
Should I bring snacks/supplies?
Yes. Although some food and drinks will be provided for you, it is recommended that you bring your own personal stash to keep you going.
What happens if I get injured along the way?
In the unlikely event that you are injured Outfit will arrange transportation back to your vehicle.
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The Hiraethog Trail Run Challenge weather forecast

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

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