Sun 6th Dec, 2020
10:00 run start | Trains at 09:13
16.5km / 10.2 miles
Saunderton → Saunderton
Marylebone → Saunderton (40mins)
Maps & route info
The route takes us to some fascinating sections of the Chiltern Hills including Hughenden Manor and the Hell Fire Caves.
The route is just over 10 miles in total and is undulating throughout, with a total elevation gain of 392m.
If you would like to download the route to your watch or app use the files below.
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.
Itinerary & meeting points
Please 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.
We will arrange an appropriate meeting point closer to the day.
Meet outside the main entrance of Saunderton station.
Trains & tickets
Please meet the Runaway team at the meeting point 15-20mins prior to departure.
Driving & parking
There is a small car park at Saunderton station.
Post run refreshments
We will head to the Golden Cross pub by the station after the run.
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
Always bring an extra layer or two in case the weather turns nasty.