|Date: 20 Jun 2020||Registration Fee: £25|
Near Penrith, Dalemain House
|Min. fundraising pledge: £250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain:Hilly|
|Registration Fee: 25||Min. fundraising pledge: 250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain: Hilly|
Take a hike through the Lake District. Starting in the beautiful grounds at Dalemain House and finishing at Lowther Castle, the route follows the Ullswater Way with stunning views across Ullswater Lake.View hike map
Free Macmillan walking top
A clearly marked route
Regular refuelling stops with snacks and drinks
Free buffet lunch and hot food at the finish
Finisher's medal and bubbly
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It took a bit of convincing to get my mum and best mate to do it with me but once they got started they loved it! It was such a special day for us and one we’ll never forget.
Marion. Lake District hiker, 2019
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The registration fee is £25 which you pay online upon completing the registration form. The registration fee is non-refundable.
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The deadline to register for the lake District Mighty Hike is midnight on Friday 5 June or when the event sells out.
There is a 10% discount on the registration fee for teams of 5+. The discount code is generated when you complete the registration form which you need to enter in the promotional code box before proceeding to payment.
The Team Captain will receive a unique registration link in their confirmation email which can be forwarded on to any new individual who wants to join the team. Please note that the team start time may not be available if all places have been filled.
The hike starts at Dalemain House and Gardens, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0HB. See it on this Google map.
The hike finishes at Lowther Castle, Lowther, Penrith, CA10 2HH. See it on this Google map.
See the route on this Google map.
Parking is available at the start at Dalemain Country House and at the finish at Lowther Castle, and you can book this through the registration form.
If you park at the finish at Lowther Castle, complimentary shuttles will be running to the start from 5.30am – 8.30am. It’s a 20-minute drive so leave in plenty of time for your start wave. If you park at the start at Dalemain House, complimentary shuttles will be running from the finish back to the start until 10pm.
It is a 10-minute taxi ride from Penrith Station to the start at Dalemain Country House. Complimentary coaches will run from the finish at Lowther Castle to Penrith Station until 10pm.
The hike will start in waves 20 minutes apart, between 6.50am and 9.30am.
Registration will be open between 5pm and 8pm on Friday 19 June and will re-open between 5.50am and 9.20am on Saturday 20 June.
We ask everyone to arrive one hour before their start time and no earlier.
We estimate that the fastest walkers will finish in 7.5 hours while the slowest walkers could take around 12.5 hours. Due to venue restrictions we have to start closing our finish area at 10pm. Therefore, when you choose your start time, please select an earlier wave if you consider yourself a slower walker and a later wave if you consider yourself a faster walker.
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