BACKGROUND

Join us this summer for a pre-breakfast 10km guided run through the beautiful woods and open ridgelines of the Chiltern Hills! Along the way you will learn trail running techniques and explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, famous for its use in filming locations.

We will start each run at the Musette Cafe, based in the quintessentially English village of Aldbury. All our guides are local UKA Coaches, and when not running can be seen sipping coffee at Musette's. We will end the run back at the cafe which is a great place to get a post run coffee, smoothie or a freshly cooked trail runners' breakfast! 

The event is easily accessible, just 40 minutes North West of London by rail or road and there is free on-site parking for all runners. All abilities are catered for, so whether you are a new to trail running, just looking to get some miles in an inspiring location, or smash out trails like a pro, you're in good hands. As with all Run the Wild events, it's a team event so you will be grouped with similar ability runners and led by one of our experienced Run Leaders who will route find and set the pace for you. We walk anything too steep and it's a good opportunity to get some trail running tips from our leaders along the way.

ACCOMMODATION & TRANSPORT

You will need to arrange your own transport to the start of the adventure in Aldbury, but there are regular trains from London Euston to Tring Station which take around 40 minutes and is only a short walk to the meeting point. There is also an onsite free car park should you prefer to drive. Accommodation is available nearby, please get in touch if you would like any recommendations.

Ability

We will group participants by their ability but you need to be able to run 5km. It's a great event for those new to trail running as well as veterans! The Lead Runner will route find and as all with our expeditions you will be expected to run as part of the team. First time trail runners welcome!

TIMING & LOCATION

The event will start at 8am, at the Musette's, Aldbury which has free parking and is walking distance from Tring Station with direct train connections to London Euston. The event will finish before 10am (full details in your booking pack).

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • A Lead Runner for the team, with you every step of the way!
  • Bag storage
  • Trail running instruction
  • 10km of inspiring trails!

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Personal insurance (recommended)
  • Travel to / from Musette's Aldbury
  • Food & Drinks

KIT

You can see a list of the mandatory kit for this trip here. When you book you will be sent a list of recommended items as well. If you have any questions regarding kit requirements please contact us.

Booking

Start Date End Date Days Mileage Grade Spaces Price Status
0.5 6 Dates TBA in 2020 20 £10 Register Interest Register Interest

Please ensure that you have read our Terms and Conditions and Rules of Participation, as by making payment you confirm that you agree and understand the conditions as well as risks involved with trail running.

PAYMENT

You can make payment above, using any form of payment (PayPal, Debit / Credit Card). If you are browsing from a mobile or tablet you will need to make payment by PayPal. If you prefer to make payment by bank transfer, please get in touch here.

AVAILABILITY

Availability Status Definitions:
  • Available – the trip is available – please go ahead and book!
  • Guaranteed – this trip is available but has also reached the minimum number to guarantee it running.
  • Few remaining – limited space left on the trip, sign up quick!
  • Sold out - sorry you've just missed it, please get in touch to get on the reserve list or create a bespoke trip!
  • Register Interest - let us know you are interested in booking.
  • If there are are no dates listed - we will be looking to put up new dates soon, get in touch if you would like to register interest or book a private trip.

Reviews

"Lovely route, friendly and knowledgeable trail leaders, lovely breakfast. Really enjoyed it." Frankie, August 2019

"It was a great run  organised by helpful and friendly run leaders and I thoroughly enjoyed it!" Mani, August 2019

"It's a great way to boost your confidence on the trails and get some useful tips. Thanks RtW!" Katy, June 2019

"Great tips and very inclusive for the slower runner." Lorraine, June 2019

"Great way to start a Sunday!" Lisa, June 2019

Advice from previous runners

"Give it a go, no matter what your level, everyone feels included." Jemma

"Definitely do it! A great, social event." Katy

"You don’t have to be fast!!" Lorraine

"Give it a go and don't worry that you will be too slow." Lisa