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Sun, 16 Jan


Main Car Park On Cliff Street, Cheddar

Mendip AONB 30k

Excellent Mendip route taking in Cheddar Gorge, Beacon Batch, Wavering Down and Crooks Peak

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Mendip AONB 30k
Mendip AONB 30k

Time & Location

16 Jan 2022, 10:00 – 14:00 GMT

Main Car Park On Cliff Street, Cheddar, Unnamed Road, Cheddar BS27 3QW, UK

About the Event

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Event Information:

We will meet at the main Cheddar car park. It is on Cliff Street. We will leave the car park at 10am and go on a 30k adventure in the Mendip Hills. First we will run over Cheddar Gorge, before circling round to Beacon Batch, Wavering Down and Crook Peak. From here we will follow the river Yeo all the way back to Cheddar. You will need a card or the Ringo app to pay for the car park. After the run, we will be havign a pub lunch at the Riverside Inn. Feel free to stay for some good food and trail running chatter!

Approximate Distance: 30km

Approximate Elevation: 750m

Expected Terrain: Rocky and dirt trails

Run Leader: Joe Wenman & Rob Umphray

Entry Requirements: You should be able to run 30k at a steady pace. We will walk most of the steep hills.

Essential Kit:

  • Trail running shoes
  • Head torch with spare batteries
  • Appropriate clothing for the weather
  • Waterproof jacket if necesarry
  • Minimum 1000ml of water (more if it's hot)
  • Some form of sodium in food or drink
  • Minimum 600kcal of food
  • Spare, warm change of clothes in the car
  • Spare food and drink in the car
  • Hand sanatizer and face mask
  • A fully charged phone

Recommended Extra Kit:

  • First Aid Kit
  • Foil Blanket
  • Trekking poles

Other Information

  • You must register on this page to attend
  • If your plans change, please revisit this page to cancel your attendance so another member can take your place
  • Do not attend this run if you are not medically well or injured in any way
  • You must socially distance at all BTR events
  • You must always listen to instructions and guidance provided by BTR run leaders

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