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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Night Navigation for Runners - 11th January 2019

A course designed to teach you how to navigate at night or in zero visibility conditions. Perfect for events like the Montane Spine and Challenger, Marmot Dark Mountains or any...

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Running with Poles for Ultra's - 12th January 2019

Learn to walk and run with poles, using them for forward propulsion and not just balance. In this course we will teach you the basics, go through some drills and then put in to...

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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

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Winter Mountain Skills Days for Runners | Helvellyn Massif | Dates throughout Jan/Feb/March 2019

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...

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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