Yorkshire Three Peaks 2024

Yorkshire Three Peaks 2024

  • Event date Sat 15th Jun 2024 06:45
  • About

A 24 mile circular walk across the Yorkshire Three Peaks offering amazing views and a great team atmosphere. A fully marshalled walk with checkpoints offering refreshments and support along the way!

Starting in Horton-in-Ribblesdale, you will begin your journey hiking up Pen-Y-Ghent, past Ribblehead Viaduct to ascend Whernside and finally tackle the short scramble up Ingleborough before heading back into Horton-in-Ribblesdale where we will be waiting to celebrate your return.

It will be an early start with most walkers expected to complete the challenge in 12 hours. You will need to put in the training and once you are signed up, you will receive a in depth information pack.

Registration Fee - £35

Minimum Sponsorship - £130


What does the registration fee include?

£35 registration fee includes;

  • a fully marshaled walk with support which means, organisers will get you off the mountain if needed or bring you back to the start if you can't finish
  • Medal
  • T-shirt
  • Personalised certificate
  • A dedicated page to collect donations and share your story

Is the Walk guided?

No, the walk is marshalled at checkpoints for safety and you will have full mountain support from event company Overlimits.

We will provide you with a detailed itinerary and kit list upon sign up.

You will be responsible to navigating your own way, but there is great signage throughout, and you'll see marshals at checkpoints.

Is there an age limit for the walk?

We don't reccommend children under the age of 16 taking part in the walk and then they must be accomplished at walking the distance and terrain. We welcome all ages, please just ensure that you are physically fit enough to endure the walk.

How long is the walk?

You will be walking 24 miles up and down some very steep terrain. Organisers aim to set you off about 07:15am and for walkers to complete the challenge with in 12 hours.

How fit do I need to be to take on the walk?

All fitness levels are welcome, however we expect walkers to complete the challenge with in 12 hours. The amount of training you will need to do will depend on your current level of fitness. If you haven’t exercised for some time, you should seek your GP's advice before starting a new exercise regime.

We suggest that you do some uphill walking in advance! The Howardian Hills, Sutton Bank, North York Moors and the Cleveland Way have some great inclines.

Why is there a registration fee?

Your entry fee covers the cost of the marshals, safety support, t-shirt and medal.

Your sponsorship will also go towards supporting staff and patients who visit our hospitals across the Trust.

Can I raise sponsorship offline?

Yes you can. You can request a sponsorship form upon registration, and we can supply you with collecting tins and personalised posters for those local shops and pubs. Get in touch with us and we'll get things ready for you.

Can I decide which hospital my money goes towards?

Yes – simply let us know if you have a specific hospital, ward or department that you would like to support when registering.

Are transport or accommodation provided?

No, they are not, but we can offer advice on where to stay. Many people plan on making a weekend of it.

What happens once I've signed up?

Once you've signed up to the challenge you will receive your Yorkshire Three Peak welcome and information pack.

A fundraising page will be created when you register, which means you can start your fundraising right away!

Your t-shirt will be sent out to you no later than two weeks before the event.

You will receive regular emails offering training advice and fundraising tips.

Thank you for finding out further information, if you require anything else, please call 01904 724521 or email [email protected]

Are dogs permitted on the walk?

No, dogs a not permitted on the walk. This is in the best interest of the dog, other walkers and the animals in the fields that you will cross.