Sunday 2nd July 2017

It's back! Hamstery Forest Marathon returns with a new route, plus half marathon and relay options.

A 4 lap (marathon) or 2 lap (half) beautiful route run entirely on forestry Commission land in Hamsterley Forest. Quite hilly but suitable for road shoes.

See route map here.

Enter online here.

Prices: £17/£19/£21 (NEMC/affiliated/unaffiliated) or £35 for a relay team of up to 4 runners.

Medals, crisps and chocolate for all finishers. Trophies for male and female winners, plus age group winners in vets categories from v35 upwards.

Location: Hamsterley Forest  OS Grid ref: NZ091312   Postcode: DL13 3NL. See here for more information.

Parking: From 1 April to 30 September, barriers on the forest drive and car parks are open from 8am-8pm. The main car park at Bedburn (adjacent to toilet block) is open all day.  £1.50 one hour short stay (car/motorbike only); All Day rates - £6 car (£10 Bank Holiday weekends in Easter, May and August), £12 minibus, £18 coach.