Super Six Autumn Trail

super sixes Autumn trail runs

As the air gets fresher before the days get too short, its the perfect time to get out onto the trails. There are currently over a thousand trail runs in our listings (see them all here). Below is a selection of six of the best from all corners of the UK. 

1The Maverick Original Herefordrshire

New for 2016 and it’s a belter! Leaving from Flanesford Priory in Goodrich, you’re straight into the epic Wye Valley to cut and weave your way through limestone gorges and dense ravine woodlands, heading towards Symonds Yat. The Wye Valley is an AONB, and Goodrich Castle, one of the finest and best preserved of all English medieval...

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Goodrich, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire
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2Alton Downland Challenge

The 31st running of this hilly trail race. This an exciting course – an adventure in trail running across beautiful, unspoilt downland! Over hard tracks and footpaths, the course passes along an old Roman road – the Pilgrims Way – and through a nature reserve.

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Date Location
Anstey Park, Alton, Hampshire
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3Kielder Half Marathon

After a hugely successful inaugural event in 2015, the Half Marathon is back as part of the Kielder Marathon Weekend. If the marathon is a stretch too far and the 10k is over all too quickly, then here is your perfect challenge. Quite a tough course, but the scenery and location more than make up for it. The 2-day event also includes the...

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Date Location
Kielder, Northumberland
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Clarendon

4Clarendon Marathon & Half Marathon

The Clarendon Way claims to be the 'Carlsberg of cross country marathons'. It's not for the faint-hearted, but runners come back year after year. Run between Wyvern College, Salisbury and Kings School, Winchester. Also includes a Half Marathon, Marathon Relay, and new for 2016, a 5mile run. Image: © Sussex Sport Photo

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Date Location
Salisbury, Wiltshire
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5The Wimpole hoohaah 10 mile run

A multi-terrain course around the picturesque National Trust property, Wimpole Estate. The route will include stretches of footpaths, woodland and meadows. Wimpole Estate is nestled in rolling countryside and some moderate hills form part of the course. Parts of the course may be muddy.

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Date Location
Royston, Hertfordshire
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6Shoreditch Park 10k Relay

Run 10k with your friends! The team event will send each of 4 members along a scenic flat 2.5k lap of the Park. Each runner will complete the lap before handing on the baton to their team mate. Whether you save your fastest runner for the anchor leg or take an early advantage and hold on is up to you. Just make sure the baton makes it...

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Date Location
Shoreditch Park, London
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