Taking place on the
The event will once
again take place in the
30 or 20 Miles (approx.)
WALK, JOG or RUN
Enter as an INDIVIDUAL, PAIR or TEAM
The routes will take in the highest
summit in the area "Pen-y-Fan" (886m) and
spectacular ridgeline walking as well as walking through
forestry plantations and alongside some picturesque
reservoirs and waterfalls.
The routes will also take in some of the less trodden
areas of the region giving
you the opportunity to see the National
Park as perhaps you have not seen it
before. The Brecon Beacons have been used by the British Army
area and is where they have put their elite forces to
the test. Do not panic we
won't be making you black out your
face or carry a pack the size of a house
and a rifle!
You can enter as an individual, as a pair or walk as
a team. Depending how
fast you walk or how slow you plod it
should take between 10 and 18 hours
At the start of the event a
PARTICIPANT NUMBER TAG will be attached
to your rucksack.
You should show this TAG at each checkpoint around
course. Once you arrive back at the finish, hand in your TAG
to complete the
challenge and be issued with your MTC certificate.
NOTE:- If your TAG is not handed in, Mountain Rescue
will be called out
to find you!
A step by step route
description will be issued to you at registration on the
day of the event and
the route will also be marked along the way.
will be provided by the Central Beacon Mountain
NOT A RACE
the event is simply:-
To walk the checkpoints within the
To complete the course
To take in the
To feel the
of long distance walking.
The Mountain-Trail-Challenge is a readymade event to
help you raise money
for your own charity; simply assemble a team or teams to
do the challenge and
issue them with your own sponsorship forms. Your team(s)
can register to do the
Mountain-Trail-Challenge by using the downloadable
and paying their own entry fee of £25, all money made
your sponsorship forms goes straight to your charity!
Click here to donate to Central Beacons