Crab Fair Fell Race

The race starts from Egremont fire station and covers trail, cross-country and fell with an ascent of Dent fell.

For those who raced last year note that there are a few changes from last year's race, with fewer marshals and signage.

  • Date & time: Tue 18th Sep 2019 at 18:00 
  • Category: BM
  • Distance: 8.1 m
  • Climb: 1312ft
  • Venue: Egremont Fire Station, CA22 2DY
  • Parking: West Lakes Academy 
  • Grid ref: NY012109 (registration and start)
  • Registration opens: 5pm
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Entry cost: £3
  • Kit requirement: May require Waterproof top & whistle depending on weather. Either local knowledge or a map would also be useful - there will be significantly fewer marshals and tapes this year. If you are not confident of the route or your own navigation you will be allowed to take a GPS device on this race.


Route choice is allowed, as long as all three checkpoints are visited. The route will be flagged/marshalled to Briscoe Mill bridge.

CP1 Bridge north of Longland lake (NY012109)

CP2 Dent summit(NY038131)

CP3 Lane junction near Moss Dalts (NY027111)

See suggested race route below (map, profile & GPX file) - there may be better routes between checkpoints, but you must not climb over any walls.

Race sponsor Kong Adventure