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 Navigation for Runners | Refresher Course | Glenridding | 11th January 2020

A course designed to refresh your navigation skills for running and events during the months of Winter.


Wolf Moon Guided Full Moon Run | Helvellyn Edges | Winter Conditions | 10th Jan 2020 | Price: £50

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 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...


Snow Moon Guided Full Moon Run | Fairfield Horseshoe | Winter Conditions | 9th February 2020

Come and join us for an epic traverse of the uber classic Fairfield Horseshoe under the light of the SNOW FULL MOON

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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