Manaslu Mountain Trail is a challenging multi-stage trail race passing through some of Nepal’s most beautiful Himalayan landscapes in a part-circumnavigation of Manaslu, the world’s eighth highest mountain.
The wondrous Mustang trail race – looking down on eagles
The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc® allows you to discover an incomparable universe; an adventure out of the ordinary on impressive magical high mountains of France, Switzerland and Italy. Max race time 46 hours with 8 qualification points. Start August 28, 2015.
Shotover Moonlight Mountain Marathon The Shotover Moonlight Mountain Marathon has welcomed runners from all over the world to challenge themselves over the demanding terrain of the Ben Lomond Station. Dubbed as one of the ‘must do’ off road events on the global marathon calendar the sheer variety of terrain will both test and entertain you whilst all the while be blown away by middle earth scenery on your journey from Skippers Canyon to Moke Lake. Be prepared for an adventure like no other!
The Cape Wrath Trail is possibley the best long-distance hike in the UK. For the experienced backpacker it offers an irresistible challenge: over two hundred miles of continuously superb hiking through the most beautiful landscapes in Scotland. Picture is of Loch Hourn and Ladhar Bheinn - the walk in to Barrisdale., 215 kb
The Annapurna 100 is destined to be one of the world’s fine trail running races. It’s got hills, forests, great views of an enormous 8000m peak, Hindu and Buddhist culture, and is probably the only ultra race where you get a tikka on your forehead at 50 km and a garland of flowers around your neck. It’s Nepal’s original ultra-marathon and it's on 1st March 2014