ESCAPE Wherryman’s Way 2024
Escape with us onto the Wherryman’s way.
Running for 37 miles from Great Yarmouth to Norwich, the trail runs through the Norfolk Broads National Park, including several nature reserves, this route really is something special and one not to be missed.
As with all our events, our expert Run Leaders will be on hand to not only guide you round the trail, but to also give you fascinating information about the local area.
This run will be 37.5 miles long
What pace will we be running at?
ESCAPE trails events are not races, and we will be running at a conversational pace. You will be put into a group of runners of similar ability, but please be aware you may not be the slowest runner in your group, so you may need to run slower than you are used to.
Experience Level? Intermediate These runs are suitable for anyone that has a good level of experience with trail running. The terrain will be harder going than the beginner level, with more obstacles and possibly more incline to climb. These runs will generally be run at a quicker pace than those in the beginner level.
How long will we be running?
We allow 9 hours for this event, but this will depend on the abilities of the people attending. We want everyone to be able to enjoy it without feeling rushed, and to be able to take in the beautiful surroundings.
There a various pay and display car parks close to Great Yarmouth Station.
We also have a car share group on facebook to help cut down on traffic.
There is a regular train service from Yarmouth to Norwich, perfect for getting back to your car.
What will I need?
We will be running on a variety of terrain from small sections of road, tracks, hard-packed trails and trail shoes would be advised.
Waterproof jacket and depending on the weather sun cream
.At least 500ml of water and as many snacks as you think you’ll need. There will be regular aid stations along the route.
Most importantly a willingness to enjoy the trails and have fun.
A fully qualified Run Leader to guide you along the route, and show you points of interest, history, wildlife etc.
Fully stocked aid stations.
£1 of your entry fee will be donated to the Norfolk Trails Team, to help with the upkeep of the trails.
What’s not included?
Travel back to your car from the end point.
Please also read ESCAPE trails T&C’s