Mountain Run
Mountain Run

Mountain Run is the UK’s leading school of extreme mountain running

Take your mountain running to the next level with our skills training & guiding for trail, sky & ultra runners.

“Your instruction has given me the confidence to tackle tough situations”
Peter, 2017

Our training weekends, route recces and guided runs will help you build the skills and experience to run faster, stronger and with confidence over extreme terrain.

Get ready for your first skyrace, learn to scramble or train for your first Alpine ultra. Take on the Bob Graham round. Chase your dreams.

Mountain Run are the creators of Scafell Sky Race and Lakes Sky Ultra.

Latest News

Winning the Marmot Dark Mountains 2019

Charlie Sproson and Steve Birkinshaw won this years Marmot Dark Mountains, below Charlie shares a...

Wansfell Mountain Race 2018

The Wansfell Mountain Race is in its third year. Originally put on for the Ambleside Festival of...

Featured Courses

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Winter Mountain Skills Days for Runners | Helvellyn Massif | Dates throughout Jan/Feb/March 2020

A one-day introductory course covering winter navigation, kit choices, ice axes, crampons and more, giving you the skills and confidence to enjoy the best winter mountain running...

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Running with Poles for Ultra's - January 31 | February 22 | March 20 | April 17 | May 8 2020

Learn to use Trail Running Poles for walking and running in Ultra Race's and Challenges. In this course we will teach you the basics, go through some drills and then put in to...

NNAS Approved Provider Mountain Run

Navigation 2 Day Course - Bronze Award (NNAS) - 8th and 9th March 2020

Want to get the real basics of Navigation for walking or running? The NNAS scheme allow's you to gain a certificate and take you though in major detail about how to get to grips...

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Ultra Trail Running Skills Weekend | Patterdale Hall | 13 - 15 March 2020

We’ve teamed up with Beth Pascall, Damian Hall, Inspired Life Yoga and Nic's Nordic Walks to create an immersive weekend tailor made for ultra-runners, in association with The...

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Pink Moon Guided Full Moon Run | Bowfell and Esk Pike | Great Langdale | Night Running - April 7th 2020

Come and join us for an epic route up and around The Scafell Massif from Langdale under the light of the full moon.

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Introduction to Skyrunning | Great Langdale - The Hayloft | 24/25/26 April 2020 | Price £275

The ORIGINAL Introduction to Skyrunning course in the UK, in association with Scafell Sky Race and Skyruning UK: learn the skills you’ll need to run fast & light over technical...

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