Trail Running Calendar United Kingdom 2024-2025

Welcome to the most comprehensive guide to trail races in the UK for 2024-2025! Our curated list features an impressive 1161 trail runs across the enchanting landscapes of Scotland, and Wales. From the iconic trails of London's green outskirts to the rugged terrains near Birmingham, from Glasgow's scenic paths to Liverpool's historic routes, we've got every trail enthusiast covered.

Whether you're a seasoned trail runner looking for your next challenge or a newbie eager to explore the world of off-road running, our calendar is your one-stop solution. Dive deep into the details by searching for a specific location or simply browse through to discover new trail runs. Looking for all running events? Check out the complete Running Calendar United Kingdom on running.life.

The Shave Cross Mini Marathon is a 5-mile multi-terrain run through the scenic Shave Cross and Pilsdon area of the Marshwood Vale. The event offers breathtaking views along country lanes and through fields. Awards are given to top finishers in various categories.The event takes place at Kittys Farm ..

The Great Barrow Challenge Day 9, hosted by Zig Zag Running, offers participants a unique opportunity to challenge themselves with various race distances, including 5k, 10k, half marathon, full marathon, and ultra marathon. Set at the Suffolk Running Centre, this event features a specific route for ..

The Borrowdale Fell Race is a challenging running event set in the scenic Lake District, covering a distance of 17 miles with an ascent of 6,500 feet. Starting and finishing at the Scafell Hotel in Rosthwaite, the race includes several checkpoints, including notable summits like Scafell Pike and Gre..

The Creag Dhubh Hill Race is an exciting running event taking place as part of the Newtonmore Highland Games. Participants will navigate a challenging course that begins with a lap around the games field, followed by an obstacle-laden ascent towards the summit of An Torr. The race covers a distance ..

The Orion Harriers Forest Five is a popular five-mile race series that began in 2009 to support fundraising for the Orion Harriers clubhouse. The 2024 series includes three races held on Saturday mornings in June, July, and August. Participants can register for individual races or the entire series ..

Participants in the Man V Barge trail run will race against a canal barge from Marsden to Diggle, covering a distance of approximately 5 miles over Marsden Moor. The event is full, but new entries can join a waiting list for a chance to participate. The race is described as "back to basics trail rac..

The EDDUM is a 50-mile running challenge around the Epynt Way, a permissive path looping around the Sennybridge Training Area in the UK. The event aims to showcase the beauty of the area while providing participants with an unforgettable adventure. There are no strict time limits, and the route incl..

Isaac’s Tea Trail Ultra Marathon is a trail running event held in Allendale, Northumberland, within the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). The race features a 37-mile loop that passes through Nenthead, Alston, and Ninebanks, offering participants a mix of farmland, riverside t..

The Moffat Chase Hill Race is a challenging running event covering approximately 20 miles with 6,500 feet of climbing. Scheduled for August 3, 2024, the race features a scenic route that includes several summits such as Hind Hill and Hartfell. Participants must adhere to specific cut-off times at de..

The Guided Lairig Ghru Crossing is a thrilling trail running event set in the stunning Cairngorms of Scotland, featuring a 32km route with approximately 600 meters of ascent. Participants will traverse the historic Lairig Ghru, a path once used by Highland cattle raiders, under the guidance of an ex..

The "Waterfoot to Ballycastle" event, organized by We Run Wild NI, is a trail marathon and half marathon taking place on August 3, 2024. The marathon starts in Waterfoot and finishes in Ballycastle, covering a challenging course through Glenariff Forest and over Trostan, with 90% of the route being ..

The North Downs Way 100 (NDW100) is a 100-mile continuous trail run organized by Centurion Running. The race starts in Farnham, Surrey, and finishes in Ashford, Kent, traversing the scenic North Downs Way with a total elevation gain of 11,000 feet. The course features a mix of 80% trail and 20% road..

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The Stour Valley Path 100 (SVP100) is a prominent ultra-running event in the UK, featuring both 100km and 50km races. The route traverses the scenic Stour Valley Path, starting in Newmarket, Suffolk, and ending near Manningtree, Essex. Known for its picturesque landscapes, the path has inspired arti..

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The South West Coast 50 Ultra Challenge is a summer endurance event set for August 3, 2024, in Somerset/Exmoor. Participants can choose from a 50 km loop, 25 km, or 10 km routes, starting and finishing at Dunster Basecamp. The course features the scenic Minehead section of the 630-mile Coastal Path ..

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The Punk Panthers Six Dales Trail will take place in Otley on Saturday 3 August 2024. You can run between 13 and 50 miles.

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The Tegg's Nose Fell Race will take place in Sutton on Saturday 3 August 2024.

The Snowdonia Sea2Sky 25k & 53k Ultra is an exciting running event set in the stunning landscape of Snowdonia, Wales, scheduled for August 3, 2024. Participants can choose between two challenging distances: a 25k route and a more demanding 53k ultra route. The event showcases breathtaking views from..

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The Gisburn Forest Trail Races, organized by Pennine Trails, feature a 10k and a Half Marathon set in the scenic Gisburn Forest in the Pennines. These races offer runners the opportunity to traverse some of the best woodland trails in the region, typically enjoyed by hikers and bikers. The event inc..

The RAT Ultra & Trail Festival, organized by MudCrew, is a challenging running event held along the South Cornwall Coastal Path. It features five races: the Plague (64 miles), Black (32 miles), Red (20 miles), White (11 miles), and Bring Out Your Dead (a 24-hour continuous race on a 5-mile loop). Th..

The Calderdale Crawl is a scenic 24-mile walking and running event organized by Calderdale LDWA, taking place in a beautiful and undulating area. Participants will enjoy refreshments at the start, along the route, and a meal at the finish. The route features diverse landscapes, including woods, trac..