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The Dinner Plain Mile High Trail Run is set in the picturesque alpine village of Dinner Plain, at 1569 m the course takes in a range of run distances from entry-level runners to the more experienced trail runner, offering opportunities for mum, dad and the kids to get out and experience this pristine alpine environment.

Short course distance of 1, 5 km and 10 km are great for the kids and those just wanting to stretch their legs following scenic walking trails. For the more experienced, the 21 and 32 km courses take in more challenging and historic runs through the Alpine National Park.

Dinner Plain Mile High Trail Run

Dinner Plain, Victoria, AU
Dinner Plain Mile High Trail Run
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The Alpine Challenge is, without doubt, the toughest, most challenging, most spectacular and rewarding all mountain trail run in Australia if not the southern hemisphere over four distances. The 100 mile (160 km) course takes in 6 major climbs with 7,600 m of ascent and descent including Mt Feathertop, Mt Hotham, Mt McKay, Spion Kopje, Mt Nelse and Victorias highest mountain, Mt Bogong plus five river crossings. The 100 km involves over 4,000 m of ascent and descent and the 60 km course over 2,000 m of ascent and descent, whilst for those undertaking the 36 km run, you will have over 1,300 m of ascent.

All local runners in the 100-mile event MUST have their own support crews. 100 km and 100-mile interstate and overseas runners can have small drop bags deposited at checkpoints. Runners in the 36 and 60 km event do not have access to drop bags.

Alpine Challenge – Australia

Falls Creek, Victoria, AU
4 races
AUD $110AUD $400
Alpine Challenge – Australia
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The Mount Baw Baw Trail Fest is set in the picturesque alpine village of Mount Baw Baw in the Victorian Alps the courses offered to provide a range of run distances from entry-level runners to the more experienced trail runner, offering opportunities for mum, dad and the kids to get out and get a feel for this pristine alpine environment.

Short course distance of 1/4/7 km are great for the kids and those just wanting to stretch their legs following scenic walking trails. For the more experienced, the 15 km, 21 km, 36 km and 44 km courses take in more challenging and historic runs through the National Park to Mt St Gwinear and Mushroom Rocks.

Soak up the pristine alpine environment and challenge yourself to run at an altitude above 1,500 metres.

Fun running for all the family.

Mount Baw Baw Trail Fest

Baw Baw Village, Victoria, AU
7 races
AUD $20AUD $75
Mount Baw Baw Trail Fest
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This classic Alpine run offers three challenging distances in some of the most spectacular country in Victorias Alpine National Park. The 64 km Razorback Ridge run takes in the entire length of the Razorback to offer some of the most stunning ridge running and scenery in the Australian Alps, the 40 km Razorback Circuit and the 22 km short course Razorback Ridgea delightful day out up to the Summit of Mt Feathertop and back along the Razorback.

Set in the heart of Victorias high country, the Razorback Run is one of the most amazing high altitudes runs that Australia has to offer.

Razorback Run

Harrietville, Victoria, AU
3 races
AUD $70AUD $80
Razorback Run

Run the Prom. Wilsons Promontory National Park offers, Australias most spectacular coastal ultra. Experience the sound of waves crashing on rocks, feel the sand under your feet, the wind in your hair and the water up to your waist as you tackle this wilderness paradise. The Prom 100 offers runners 44, 60 and 100 km run loops only 3.5 hours from Melbourne.

Wilsons Prom 100

Wilsons Promontory, Victoria, AU
Wilsons Prom 100

Wilsons Promontory National Park, only 3 hours from Melbourne offers fantastic trail running for people wanting to experience coastal trail running at its best. The Darby River course offers a great introduction to trail running for the novice trail runner or for road runners looking to explore trails. For more experienced trail runners it is a great coastal run with amazing scenery.

Darby River Half Marathon

Wilsons Promontory, Victoria, AU
2 races
AUD $30AUD $70
Darby River Half Marathon

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