Keswick Mountain Festival Ultra Marathon

Duration:Full Day

We are the official charity for Keswick Mountain Festival in 2015. Support our conservation work in Borrowdale, Buttermere and Newlands by taking part in this event and making a donation.

Sunday 17 May 2015, 7am

Challenge yourself on this scenic 50km Ultra Trail Marathon. The course takes in the best of the Borrowdale, Buttermere & Newlands trails amidst some of the most spectacular scenery Keswick has to offer. If you relish a challenge, love the outdoors and have a good level of fitness then the Ultra Marathon is a perfect distance for you. This is a great course for your first Ultra or simply a training course for the start of the season!

Further Information

£35 per adult

Book here

By Jessie Binns

I've worked for the National Trust since 2002 and I moved up to the Lake District to take up a job in Buttermere and Ennerdale in 2008. I'd always enjoyed fellwalking holidays but what's really struck me since I came to the Lakes are the amazing stories buried beneath the surface of the landscape. I feel privileged to work alongside our knowledgable rangers. Whenever I go out on the hills with one of them I always learn something about the history, the wildlife, the archaeology, the geology. I think of it like getting beneath the skin - there's this awe-inspiring landscape with this incredible cultural depth beneath it. I'm certainly never bored!

Jessie Binns's Profile Picture

How to get here

Crow Park, Keswick

Ordnance Survey OL4
The English Lakes
North Western area

NY 262 230

Get Directions