Welcome to another Runaway social, this time from the village of Edenbridge in Kent.
Edenbridge is a short train ride south of London and sits in the beautiful Kent Countryside.
This run is a total distance of 15.5km and has around 320m of elevation change.
Sat 16th Nov, 2019
11:20 run start | Trains at 10:21
15.5km / 9.6 miles
London Bridge → Edenbridge Town (55m)
Up & down (320m)
No, only bring what you can run with!
Pacing & difficulty
This run has a pacing level of Medium.
During our medium paced runs the lead runner will average 6:00min/km (9:40min/mile)*.
For these runs it's important you have some experience running off road and are confident completing the distance at this pace.
*This pace will vary dependent on the terrain/elevation, so there are times when we go faster, slower & hike.
3 / 5
This run has a difficulty level of 3.
Level 3 runs are undulating throughout and/or has more technical terrain.
Our difficulty level reflects the amount of elevation you will encounter on the route and a measure of how tough/technical the terrain is.
Maps & elevation
This run takes us North from Edenbridge along the trails to the National Trust owned Toys Hill.
Toys Hill is 240m above sea level and the climb up and down here is where we enjoy the majority of the routes elevation.
If you would like to download the route to your watch or app use the files below.
Itinerary & meeting points
Pleate note: This itinerary assumes you are travelling via train from central London however we welcome runners from anywhere!
If you're driving, see below for parking details.
Please meet us on the lower concourse outside the ticket offices.
(We will update this with more specific instructions nearer the event date)
Please meet us directly outside Edenbridge train station.
Trains & tickets
Train also calls at - East Croydon
Please meet the Runaway team at the meeting point 15-20 mins prior to departure.
Driving & parking
There is free parking available at Edenbridge station car park.
The post code is TN8 6JQ
Post run refreshments
Our post run refreshments will be at The Swan pub.
The walk back to Edenbridge station is around 4 minutes.
If we can reserve an area we will, however we don’t formally book a table as this often requires a deposit/exact numbers. If the chosen pub/cafe is full or busy we will try somewhere else.
What to bring
Trail running shoes
Wear appropriate shoes for uneven terrain & muddy conditions!
Carry at least 500ml of water with you.
You're unlikely to forget this but please remember to fully charge it.
Bring an energy gel, bar or some sugar to help refuel during the run.
Running pack or bag
You'll need something like this to carry everything in.
A sun hat for warm weather or a warm hat for cold weather.
In cold or wet conditions please bring gloves.
Carry a small amount of cash, you never know when it will be useful.
Water reistant jacket
We recommend this one from our friends at Aussie Grit Apparel.