Alderley Park Summer Trail Race
Run North West are delighted to bring you the Alderley Park Summer Trail Race!
Starting outside the impressive Glasshouse building, this race is a 2-lap course over 5-miles within the hidden grounds of Alderley Park, taking in the beautiful woodland, impressive lake, the working farm and the picturesque grounds.
Whether you’re looking for a new challenge or a sociable jog in the fresh countryside air, join us and enjoy a trail race through the hidden grounds of Alderley Park.
Please note this is now an annual event and we won't be repeating the winter edition due to the risk of cancellation for icy conditions.
Event Postcode: SK10 4TG
The race is licenced by TRA.
Commemorative Technical Finishers T-Shirt for all Participants
Drinks Station (Halfway Point & Finish)
FREE to Download High Res Images
FREE Parking at Race HQ
FREE Baggage Storage
The race is a 2-lap course over approximately 5 miles within the hidden grounds of Alderley Park, taking in the impressive lake, the working farm and the beauty of the grounds. Whether you’re training for a new challenge or looking for a sociable jog in the fresh countryside air, join us and enjoy a trail race through the hidden grounds of Alderley Park.
We will close entries as soon as we reach our limit or on Midnight the night before the race.
When the race sells out, we do not operate an official waiting list for this event, nor will there be any entries on the day. Please enter ASAP to avoid disappointment.
In a conscious effort to reduce our carbon footprint, we have introduced a bring your own water bottle (pre-filled) to place at the finish area for the end of the race. The finish area is the same point as the start and the tables will be clearly labelled. Completely optional, but every person who brings their own bottle of water is helping to save the planet one small step at a time.
Alderley Park are kindly providing compostable cups and water at the finish for anyone who needs it.
Prizes for the top 3 Finishers
Prizes for Veterans
Presentations will take place straight after the race for top 3 male and female finishers based on gun times. Vet prizes will be sent out in the post and based on chip times.
All prizes are equal for male and females, they will be awarded to the top 3 finishers as well as the first Vet in all age groups from V35 to V80+ in 5-year increments plus the first U20 (one prize per individual, male and female).
There are bike storage areas at Alderley Park, SK10 4TG.
The closest train stations/tram stop (on foot) to Race HQ is Alderley Edge, which is a 2-mile walk away (or warm up). Wilmslow train station is 4.5 miles from Race HQ.
Car and parking facilities
Event location: Alderley Park, Congleton Road, Nether Alderley, Macclesfield, SK10 4TG
Where possible please car share 🚗 to ease congestion, traffic and help save the environment 🌍!
There is ample FREE parking within Alderley Park, please follow the directions of the marshals when you arrive. The race booklet will have the instructions on what to do on arrival to Alderley Park.
Official Race Charity
A contribution from each entry goes directly to Alderley Park's chosen charity.