Race Date: 31st May 2020

26-mile marathon walk

This challenging 26-mile marathon route takes you through some classic areas of upland limestone countryside of the Yorkshire Dales, including Malham Tarn and the Pennine Way. 

The area is well known for its excellent walking opportunities, and is a great place to get out in the fresh air and enjoy the countryside. 

*Please note, all routes are approximate and subject to change.

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Start and finish: North Ribblesdale Rugby Club, Settle

Perfect for: Walkers looking for a big challenge!

Terrain: The marathon route incorporates several climbs, including Calton Moor and Weets Top, open grassy stretches, grass & gravel paths and quiet winding lanes. The  varied terrain will provide a great challenge and includes stunning views of Malham Tarn, which is a beautiful focal point of the area.  

Event timings: All entrants are to register at North Ribblesdale Rugby Club to register prior to the official start time

  • Registration - 06:30am to 07:30am
  • Event Start time - 07:30am

What's included?

  • Downloadable route map/guide
  • Course waymarked with plenty of signposts
  • Checkpoints including water bottle re-fill opportunities and toilet provision
  • Warm welcome back at the finish, where you will receive a finisher’s medal

Optional extras

  • A warm breakfast sandwich is available for an additional cost
  • A hot meal can be pre-ordered for when you've completed the walk, for an additional cost
  • Printed route map/guide


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