Dark Skies Surrey Hills
A night trail running event through England’s largest wine estate in the Surrey hills. The Dark Skies are an exciting new part of the Wild Night Run Series for 2021, featuring fantastic trails through wooded valleys, farmland and Ranmore Common, starting at Denbies Wine Estate, opposite Box Hill Country Park.
The Dark Skies include an undulating, muddy and ultimately thrilling night trail 10 mile, 10K, and 5K race, as well as a 1K/2K kid’s race for 3-11 year-olds.Passing through the Denbies Estate in the Surrey Hills, they are part of the Wild Night Run Series 2020/21, spanning Devon, Somerset and Surrey.
10 miles Price includes Service Fee£28.19 BOOK
10 km Price includes Service Fee£20.72 BOOK
5 km Price includes Service Fee£16.45 BOOK
Kids' 2 km (12 yrs + under) Price includes Service Fee£10.04 BOOK
Kids' 1 km (12 yrs + under) Price includes Service Fee£8.97 BOOK
10 mile CaniX Price includes Service Fee£27.12 BOOK
10 km CaniX Price includes Service Fee£18.58 BOOK
5 km CaniX Price includes Service Fee£16.45 BOOK
COVID-19 safety measures include:
- staggered starts
- reduced / no changing or bag drop facilities
-reduced / no aid stations,
- standard social distancing requirements & sanitation stations.
Series jigsaw birch wood finisher’s medal (which fit together)
Free number transfer if you are unable to run
Prizes include top of the range Petzl head torches
A range of organic cotton t shirts and branded facemasks
Denbies Wine Estate, London Rd, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6AA
There are three train stations within easy reach including Box Hill and Westhumble, Dorking, and Dorking Deepdene and it’s a short stretch from the M25 by car.
Parking is available at the location
Upon registering for this event, you will receive emails regarding your event registration, updates about the event, and other information specific to your participation in this event.
A link to the race manual will be emailed to participants prior to race day with all the information they will need.
Headphones may not be worn during the race
All participants must wear a front-facing head torch. Any extra safety lighting is also welcomed
3.30pm – 4.30: Registration at Denbies (event marque/gazebo)
4:00pm Start of kid’s races
4.20pm finish of kid’s races
5.00pm: Start of 5k and 10k (one hour start windows)
9.00pm: catering closes/marshals retired
Mandatory Kit List
Head torch or body mounted torch (eg Kalenji run light) with fresh batteries or freshly-charged batteries (and spare batteries depending on your type of torch)
Hi-viz or brightly coloured clothing
Recommended Kit List
Trail or fell shoes are recommended.
Long-sleeved waterproof jacket (does not have to be carried)
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