Hume and Hovell Trail Run NSW

Hume and Hovell Ultra

Tumbarumba, NSW

08 Oct 2022 - 09 Oct 2022

22km, 50km, 100km, 160km

Trail Run

Hume and Hovell Ultra

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The event uses The Hume & Hovell Walking Track, constructed as a Bicentennial Project in 1988. The walking track follows as closely as possible the historic route taken by Explorers Hume & Hovell on their 1824 expedition to Port Phillip Bay. The track is managed by Department of Industry and Lands from the Newcastle office. The walking track starts at Cooma Cottage near Yass and finishes at the Hovell Tree in Albury, some 440 km. in length.

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When: 08 Oct - 10:30:00

Race Type:

Trail Run

Elevation:

797

Course Type:

Point to Point

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Course Terrain: Forest Trail,Single Trail
The 22 km event starts (10.30am) at Mannus Campsite. Runners will be bused from Henry Angel Trackhead to the start at Mannus Campsite. The 22km is run on a section of the 100 mile course. Mannus Lake looks a picture on the right, following single fire trails up and over Mount Garland, crossing the Tumbarumba creek on a spring bridge and on along the banks of...Read More

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When: 08 Oct - 09:00:00

Race Type:

Trail Run

Elevation:

1603

Course Type:

Out and Back

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Course Terrain: Single Trail,Forest Trail
The 50 km event starts (9 am) at Henry Angel Trackhead. The 50km runs north, a short way along the banks of Burra Creek towards Junction campsite. Hovell recorded in his journal an extensive swamp littered with wombat holes. Runners today will notice a hugely altered landscape. The swamps have been sluiced away to win the gold. Runners make their way back th...Read More

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When: 08 Oct - 06:00:00

Race Type:

Trail Run

Elevation:

2725

Course Type:

Out and Back

Course Map

Course Terrain: Forest Trail,Single Trail
The 100km event start (6 am) at the Henry Angel Trackhead. The track is a mixture of constructed walking track, 90% single trail and the rest on fire trails. The highest point is over 1200 metres in elevation, Passes old gold mining relics, a hand-dug tunnel, Mannus lake, Paddys River Dam, The Pines and lots of wildlife. The 100km will follow a section of th...Read More

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When: 08 Oct - 06:00:00

Race Type:

Trail Run

Elevation:

4594

Course Type:

Out and Back

Course Map

Course Terrain: Forest Trail,Single Trail
The 100 mile event, starts (6am) at the Henry Angel Trackhead, (some 9km south from Tumbarumba on the Tooma Road), going south towards Mannus Campsite. Mining relics and informative interpretive signs make the first part of the 100 mile beside Burra Creek extremely interesting, historically. To some it is the best of the HHWT. Sections of boardwalk, a swingi...Read More

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New runners are welcome at any event – just turn up and someone will look after you. The run location varies from month to month, making the most of a variety of excellent places to run around town.

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