The Montane Lakeland 50

by terrygilp Oct/2011
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The Montane Lakeland 50 is one the greatest ultra running and walking challenges in Europe. It is run over the second half of the Lakeland 100 UTLD, completing the final 50 miles of the 100 course. As it's only half of the Lakeland 100 course it's the easy option.. right? That's the first and worst error you could possibly make.

+Ready for the off at Dalemain, 166 kbReady for the off at Dalemain

The route starts from the Northern end of Ullswater within the grand Dalemain Estate before following the Eastern shoreline as far as Howtown. A quick climb and descent followed by a trek along the banks of Haweswater sees you at Mardale Head. The route from here visits Long Sleddale, Kentmere, Ambleside, Langdale and Tilberthwaite before the final climb and descent to the finish at Coniston. It is a truly amazing route and you will visit places that you never knew existed, places which are ignored by the masses..

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NY4776327110 START Dalemain House

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NY4434619628 CP1(9) Howtown Bobbin Mill

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NY4681510662 CP2(10) Tent in Car Park at Mardale Head

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NY4557204200 CP3(11) Kentmere Institute

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NY3767104379 CP4(12)LakesRunner, Ambleside
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NY3184705353 CP5(13) Marquee to R of track, Chapel Stile

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NY3063601242 CP6(14) Tent in Car Park at Tilberthwaite

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SD3028597386 FINISH John Ruskin School, Coniston
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