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Gilboa Challenge

27 January 2019

Course Details

Start: 7:45 am | Walkers Welcome

Water tables: 1 table on route.

The 4km is an easy route meandering through the indigenous forests surrounding Bushwillow Campsite.

Course Route:

KZNTR Gilboa Challenge 4km Route Map

Course Profile:

KZNTR Gilboa Challenge 4km Elevation Profile

Start: 7:30 am | Walkers Welcome

Water tables: 2 tables on route.

The 10km is a technical climb to the top of the Grey Mare’s Tail Waterfall and returns back to the campsite.

Course Route:

KZNTR Gilboa Challenge 10km Route Map

Course Profile:

KZNTR Gilboa Challenge 10km Elevation Profile

Start: 7:00 am 

Water tables: 2 tables on route.

The 15km route is a tough, technical climb via the Grey Mare’s Tail Waterfall to the top of Mt Gilboa, the highest point in the Karkloof range (1768m). Spectacular views will reward participants before they return via the rapid descent back to the campsite.

Course Route:

KZNTR Gilboa Challenge 15km Route Map

Course Profile:

KZNTR Gilboa Challenge 15km Elevation Profile

Enter Here


Forest
Scenery

Kidzone
at Race Village

Pre-entries close at MIDDAY on Friday, 25th January. Late entries will be available on the day of the event but at a R50 surcharge (U18’s exempt).

Registration and late entries will open at 6:00am through to 7:30am. Please  arrive with plenty of time to process your registration.

As KZNTR is moving toward the more ecologically friendly cupless water tables, we ask you to please ensure that you bring your own trail cup, water bottles and/or hydration packs for on course hydration and refills!

For all those adventure enthusiasts, bookings made for canopy tours will save R200pp on the weekend of the event! To qualify, quote “Gilboa” when making your booking. Bookings can be made by emailing info@karkloofcanopytour.co.za or calling 033 330 3415.

Directions

Venue: Bushwillow Park, Karkloof.

Take the Howick North / Tweedie offramp off the N3 and turn towards Howick. Continue straight on Main Road and at the 4th set of traffic lights (SupaQuick on the corner), turn left onto the Karkloof Road.

Travel for approx. 22km (the last 1.3km is dirt) and turn left to Bushwillow Park (turn signposted).

In Association With

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