Pennine Fell Runners




Pennine Winter Handicap Series
Race Six - Saturday 11th February 2016
Wildboarclough

Start and finish: Crag Inn SJ981684

Checkpoint 1: Stream junction 965693
Checkpoint 2: Fence corner 974706
Checkpoint 3: Stile 975694
Checkpoint 4: SW end of sheep pen 002702
Checkpoint 5: Stile 997696
Checkpoint 6: Base of largest crag 004681
Checkpoint 7: Barn 992685
Checkpoint 8: Footpath sign in reeds 984682

Please note, Checkpoint 1 is on Piggford Moor, from which dogs are banned (even on leads). For those who would like to recce or run the route with their four-legged companion(s), there will be an option on the day to miss Checkpoint 1 in exchange for a very large time penalty.

It's worth noting that there a limited number of access points on and off Piggford Moor.
Coming from the pub, the access points are either 969681 leading to 969683,or 965683.
The ones off the top of the moor are at 968689 or 974694.

To make it more interesting, there will be an additional checkpoint, which will only be revealed on the day.

The total distance will be 15.6km with 582m of ascent.