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DYFI X Trail Marathon & Half Marathon

Aberdovey, Wales

Organiser's Description

A challenging full or half trail marathon along coast, trail, hill, river and forest in the Dyfi valley taking in stunning views of the Dyfi estuary, Happy Valley, and the Welsh Coastal Path.

The full marathon is 2 laps with 1550m height gain; 775m height gain on the half.

Check points with nutrition + water

Marked course

Webscorer timing

Professional event photos included

Useful event goodies

Hot drinks & refreshments in the Neuadd Dyfi included

The weather on the day will dictate your kit choices, but we do advise trail running shoes. We also ask that you carry a fully charged mobile phone with you.

Depending on conditions the following may be required, we will advise 48 hours in advance:
Waterproof jacket
Warm layer

Our races adopted the #gocupless approach from day one. As part of you entry fee we will give you a special edition race-cup for use at aid stations.

Aberdyfi is situated on the coast at the south end of Snowdonia National Park, between Barmouth and Aberystwyth. It is about 2 hours drive from Chester and 90 mins from Shrewsbury. LL35 0NR for your sat nav.

Aberdyfi is on the Cambrian Coast line, described by The Guardian as one of the most epic train journeys in the world. Aberdyfi station is 1 minute walk from registration. Coming from the west you will pass the old market town of Machynlleth, once the administrative capital of Wales. Further details at thetrainline.com.

Neuadd Dyfi, Aberdovey LL35 0NR


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