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Lake District Challenge

Walk, jog, or run the Lake District Challenge and take on England's finest countryside at your pace.

Event details

2025 TBC

Kendal, Lake District

Full 100km / Half 50km / Quarter 25km / 10km

Registration fee
Full £40 (other options available)

Fundraising target
Full £575 (other fundraising options available)

The Lake District Challenge 2024 has taken place and applications for 2025 are not yet open. You can find out more about the event below or find another challenge

About this event

Take on England's finest countryside at your own pace. Starting from our Kendal basecamp, you can take on the full challenge Kendal loop, a half challenge, or even a quarter challenge.

Suitable for all experience levels and with the best support and hospitality all the way.


Event highlights

  • Finisher's medal and t-shirt
  • Snacks, drinks and hot food provided
  • Covered rest stops every 12.5km
  • Fully signed route with medics and marshals

Support from us

We'll be there to help you every step of the way. If you join Team Animal you'll receive:
  • Team Animal trekking t-shirt made from recycled plastic bottles.
  • Dedicated fundraising support from our friendly events team.
  • Fundraising materials to help you reach your target.
  • Helpful training advice for your trek.
  • A Facebook page to chat with your fellow trekkers.