PO Box 7403, Cairns QLD 4870

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BARRON GORGE TRAIL

May 6

EVENT DESCRIPTION:

A tough trail, don’t let the distance fool you. Best to be self-sufficient on this race and take a picnic – you may be out there longer than expected. Starting at Stoney Creek Road, the only way is UP! There are usually a few tears on the first 2km, but once you hit the ridge at Speewah it’s a scenic loop round to the top of the mountain with a rewarding steep descent back down over the iconic Kuranda Railway. Strap your ankles and take a camera for pics of the natural spectators along the track. Not easy but a great course on your backdoor step.

This event is trail running at its best with challenging inclines, free flowing and technical declines, creek crossings; and almost all through scenic rainforest and eucalypt bush. The tracks follow those used by the First Australians and later European pioneers. Unfortunately due to the access and terrain of this event, Juniors will not be permitted to enter.

NOTE: Registrations now OPEN!

EVENT ENTRY – CLICK HERE

DISTANCES / FEES:

18 km  $20 Adult Member  $ Junior Member – N/A  $30 Adult Non-Member  $ Junior Non-Member – N/A
11 km  $20 Adult Member  $ Junior Member – N/A $30 Adult Non-Member $ Junior Non-Member – N/A

EVENT DETAILS:

REGISTRATION CLOSES:   04/05/2018 @ 20:00

DISTANCE CHECK-IN OPEN CHECK-IN CLOSED RACE START
18 km 06:15  06:45 07:00
11 km 06:15 06:45 07:00

NOTE:

  • On-day registrations will not be accepted
  • All entrants must check-in to validate their event registration and to enable participation

SUPPORTED BY:

EVENT SPONSOR – TBC

Details

Date:
May 6
Event Category:

Organizer

Cairns Road Runners
Email:
info@roadrunners.org.au
Website:
www.roadrunners.org.au