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

Wansfell Mountain Race 2018

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

The Lakeland 50 and Lakeland 1 - 2018

Charlie gives a little insight into his race in the Lakeland 50 and why he thinks its such an epic...

Featured Courses

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Guided Night Run with Silva UK around the Helvellyn Edges - 12th December 2018

Come and enjoy the magic of Helvellyn and her 'technical' Edges, being Swirral and Striding Edge, under the cloak of darkness, with Mountain Run expertly guiding you all the way.

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Guided Full Moon Run around the Helvellyn Edges - Winter Conditions - 21st Jan 2019

Come and join us for an epic traverse of the Striding Edge, Helvellyn, Swirral Edge and CatstyCam under the light of a FULL MOON

NNAS Approved Provider Mountain Run

Navigation 2 Day Course - Bronze Award (NNAS) - 30th & 31st March 2019

Mountain Run have been asked by Nics Nordic Walks to put on a Basic Navigation Course for Nordic Walkers, Trail Runners and Runners wanting to find freedom in the mountains. This...

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Guided trail, fell or skyrunning

The Lake District National Park is home to some of the most technical, scenic, challenging and rewarding running country in England, and we can't wait to share it with you.

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Mountain Skills for Runners | Lake District | Dates throughout the year

Don’t let your big mountain dreams turn into a Mountain Rescue nightmare: if your sights are set on higher summits, bigger adventures or tougher mountain races this year, then...

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Running with Poles | Lake District | Dates throughout the year

Learn to use poles the right way, and you will transform yourself from struggling biped to energy-efficient quadruped: move efficiently, improve your stability, and boost your...

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