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Ranger Ultras Trail Running


low-key * great-value * big-enjoyment * trail-running

Distances from 18km all the way to multi-day 270km
Scenic routes, achievable challenges, enjoyable and engaging trails
Always generous timings and walk-jog participants welcome
Your entry is invested in quality, well organised, friendly events, without all that razzmatazz and marching bands.

PB270 trail challenge

PB270km in 100 hours Trail Challenge

Iconic National Trail from Middleton Top in the south, to Kirkby Stephen in the north. 270km in 100 hours or less. Generous timings, walk-jog participants welcome. Straightforward runnable trails. Amazing big-sky scenery. On course safety team. Water top ups. Own drop bag. Three indoor checkpoints with tasty hot food, showers, sleeping space. Quality finish venue with beds and home cooked dinner. Max 40 entries, for a great value multi-day trail expedition experience. 
Take me to the PB270

PB270 adventure

PB137km in 50 hours Trail Challenge

Trail running through big-sky scenery on well defined National Trail with runnable surfaces. Generous timings making this an achievable challenge for walk-jog participants. Great indoor venues and on course safety team. But the clock is always ticking, so you need to manage your race pace and strategy to complete all 137km within 50 hours. Max 20 places.
Take me to the PB137

Ranger Ultras, PB270 Pennine Bridleway Trail Running Challenge
Peak District Trail Running

Peak District South & North 43/50/93km

The best of the Peak District in one superb weekend of trail running. On public paths, tree lined vales, high moors, plateau and gritstone edges. Choose between the White Peak day 1, Dark Peak day 2 or both days. Race HQ & finish venue with showers, hot food and optional bookable sleeping accommodation. A great late autumn adventure for trail enthusiasts. 
Take me to the PS&N

Peak District Trail Running
Yorkshire 3 Peaks

Yorkshire 3 Peaks 70/100km Ultra

Our most established race and the first ever to make the classic Yorkshire 3 Peaks route into an ultra distance trail run. Since then, we’ve added the 100km version: Once you complete the 70km course, within a set time, you have the choice to continue onto the +30km to make it a metric century. Or, put your feet up in Race HQ with your 70km finisher’s medal and enjoy the great hospitality in the company of fellow trail runners.
Take me to the Y3PU

Ranger Ultras Mountain Trail Running
Pen Y Ghent Trail Running

Pen Y Ghent 50km

Held on the same day as the Y3PU. The PYG is an ideal taster for a first mountain ultra, with generous timings and on course checkpoints with refreshments. But far from being the little bother of the Y3pU, each year we also welcome experienced trail runners looking for a quality 50km, on a course which takes in the fabulous Pen Y Ghent and follows in the footsteps of Roman Legions on the Cam Road.
Take me to PYG 

Pen Y Ghent Trail Running
High Peak Ultra

High Peak 70/100km Ultra

Looking for a fast ultra, which includes fabulous scenery, on straightforward trails? Then the High Peak Ultra is for you. The route traces the historic High Peak – Cromford line, with a set of the famous inclines to ensure it’s not all pancake flat! There are two distances to choose from, buy you decide on the day. In fact, you decide on the course. And there’s a generous 24 hour time limit for walk-jog participants.
Take me to the HPU

High Peak Ultra
PB55 Trail Run

PB55km Ultra Running

A hilly challenge on an iconic section of the Pennine Bridleway National Trail. But this is also an out-and-back course, so what you go up, you will also run down. Flexible starting window and our usual generous timings, so you can choose whether to run with friends, or pitch yourself against the clock and the trail in this time trial format. The PB55 is also a great mini-recce for our PB270.
Take me to the PB55

Ranger Ultras Trail Running
PB18 trail run

PB18km Trail Running

Our shortest race, this trail loses nothing in its stature as you ascend both sides of the Pennine Bridleway to South Head. But the views are sustained and superb. The timings are generous, so you’re absolutely welcome to walk up the hilly sections. Or, you can go full-on lung buster! Celebration, finisher’s medals and HQ hospitality await your return.
Take me to the PB18

Ranger Ultras Trail Running


Pennine Ultra Skills Training & Multi-Day Event Preparation
Running Club Group Training Days

Pennine navigation and hill skills