Parking will be along the old A66. Please use the single
road entry from the A66 as described below, (GR 290243). This will make car parking
more manageable and avoid competitors heading to the starts.
If approaching from the West the junction, signed Burns, is just after the A66 bridge past
Keswick (GR 290243). Take care crossing the A66.
From the East, ignore the first turn left just beyond Threlkeld (GR 315248). Carry on
(~2.5km) to the next left turning to Burns at (GR 290243).
From the South (via the A591) please use the B5322 (GR 318189) St John’s in the Vale
and continue to the A66. Turn left and follow directions approaching from the East as
above. Please DO NOT approach from the turning part way along the B5322 at
Please follow the instructions of the car parking marshals.
Please also take care on the road near the parking area as local traffic will use this road.
Enter On the Day only
£7 Seniors (£9 non BOF) £3 Juniors
Colour coded - yellow to brown, suitable for all levels (see Final Details for full course information )
07/03 Final Details update: Light Green 3.3km, 185m climb, 12 controls, 1:7500
Control Descriptions and Yellow maps will be handed out at Registration.
There are some significant areas of bracken (dead and new growth) and so full leg cover is mandatory.
There will be a Near and Far Start. The walk to the far start (High Rigg) is ~2.2 km and 70m total ascent (~30-40 mins). It is along minor roads, a footpath and track with a moderate amount of ascent at the end. It passes nearby farms and houses so please close
all gates, be courteous and do not drop litter. The route will be marked.
The walk to the Near start (Low Rigg) takes a footpath off the route to the far start and is ~1km (10 mins).