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Trailtrekker is the ultimate endurance challenge. You'll need to get your team of four 40, 65 or 100km across the Yorkshire Dales in under 30 hours. Is it tough? Of course. Is it worth it?
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Set up to test teamwork, endurance and determination, Trailtrekker is the ultimate physical and mental challenge.You'll need to motivate and encourage each other from start to finish to get the job done, so be prepared to pull together to achieve something astonishing.
The other vital team is your Support Crew - friends and family who'll meet you at checkpoints along the route to provide supplies and encouragement. Their help carrying your gear and giving you morale boosts you really cannot do without. Or if you prefer, Oxfam can provide you with a Support Crew as part of our Full Support Package. Nice and easy.
It'll be one of the hardest things you ever take on, but the sense of achievement you'll get when you cross the finish line will blow you away.
There are three Trailtrekker distances: Bronze (40km), Silver (65km) and Gold (100km), and it's completely up to you and your team which you go for. Whichever option you choose, it'll be a huge challenge - and one you won't forget anytime soon. We also offer a full support package, leaving you to focus on the walking while we worry about the logistics.
Explore some of the most spectacular scenery the Yorkshire Dales has to offer.
Time limit: 12 hours
Your team will need to push on into the evening to complete this 40 mile challenge.
Time limit: 22 hours
The full 100km challenge. The gruelling overnight section will test the toughest teams.
Time limit: 30 hours
Need a support crew? We can supply you with one for an extra £275 on your entry fee.
Trailtrekker is just one of 16 events across 11 countries worldwide that make up the Trailwalker family of events.
You can find out more about the history and location of each one on the Trailwalker International website. It really is a global phenomenon and incredibly interesting to see the similarities (and differences) across the events. Check it out.
Trailwalker International website
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