THE WILD DEER ULTRA EVENT will return on 20th October 2024 from Shotley Bridge, near Consett, County Durham.
The 53km circular route starts at Shotley Bridge near Consett in County Durham and takes you along the Derwent Walk and Waskerley Way to Waskerley Reservoir, where you then head over the moors to Smiddy Shaw Reservoir and Hisehope Reservoir. After crossing the moors there is a short stretch on the road through Muggleswick before picking up footpaths of Derwent Gorge and Muggleswick Woods towards Mosswood. You then reach Shotley Bridge, following the footpath along the river towards Ebchester, Blackhall Mill and crossing over at Hamsterley to pick up the Derwent Walk back to the finish.
Start time: 7:30am