CHOOSING YOUR CHALLENGE
For this race in the Peaks, Vales, Moors and Trails Series we have three options for you to choose from…
OPTION A: Full race (93km) – from Ashbourne to Marsden in 2 stages
OPTION B: Stage 1 (50km) – White Peak Challenge – from Ashbourne to Edale. Straightforward navigation over mostly low level paths and good trails. MAP – Ordnance Survey Explorer 1:25K White Peak OL24
OPTION C: Stage 2 (43km) – Dark Peak Challenge, including the Peak District 3 Peaks of Black Hill, Bleaklow, and Kinder Scout – from Marsden to Edale. More challenging navigation, especially in poor visibility, on a mixture of good trails and minor paths, undulating terrain and high moorland. MAP – Ordnance Survey Explorer 1:25k Dark Peak OL1 + Google Maps print out of Kriklees Way & road approach to Race Finish.
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RACE SKILLS & NAVIGATION
If you are unsure of your hill or navigation skills, we are happy to discuss this with you prior to entering. Ranger Ultras also offer Complete Racer Training courses, from experienced mountain leaders who’s focus is on helping you get the most of your race.