Wales Weekend Challenge

  • Location Snowdonia National Park, Blaenau Ffestiniog, UK
  • Duration 3 days
  • Price £399.00 per person
  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Multi-activity
  • Epic challenge

Adventure Highlights

Experience the sprawling Snowdonia National Park on an adrenaline-high as you run and hike your way to the finish line. Cwtch up under the stars at night and gorge on scrummy Celtic grub. THE CHALLENGE: DISCIPLINES: Hike/Run TOTAL DISTANCE: 22km ELEVATION GAIN: 700m CAMP EXPERIENCES: Falconry, archery Wild Cooking Outdoor Yoga The IGO Feast & More EXPERIENCES IN CAMP: Friday: Afternoon – lake warm-up hike Evening – bushcraft & survival skills workshop Falconry, archery, fitness session, yoga Wild cooking Outdoor mindful yoga NB: Some activities will be run on a first come, first served basis Saturday: Local acoustic music Wild outdoor cooking Bar The IGO Feast There are three levels of entry for this adventure... COMPLETER - £399 per person - Go at your own pace, enjoy the scenery - A spot in shared 4 person tent - Does not include timing chip COMPETITOR -£419 per person - Test yourself against the clock - A spot in shared 4 person tent - Timing chip included GROUP OF 4 - £1,436 (£359 per person) - Great for groups, families, friends - Share a 4 person tent with your team - Does not include timing chip Send us a message to arrange your preferred entry level!

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Corporates
  • Hen / Stag parties

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Adventure Details

Day 1

Start time 09:00

Arrive and transfer to camp Registration, briefing and lunch Afternoon activities Campfire chilli and bed

Day 2

Breakfast in camp The IGO Wales Challenge: hike/run Evening celebrations in camp Camp overnight

Day 3

Breakfast in camp Yoga and hike out of camp Transfers to Machynlleth train station

End time 17:00

Effort Level

You’ll be working up a sweat. Bring along a touch of enthusiasm and a little determination

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough


Comfort Accommodation

2 nights accommodation in bell tents (based on 4 sharing) including memory foam mattresses

What's included

  • Guide Fully guided
  • Transportation Return transfers from Machynlleth train station
  • Food Full board. Locally sourced, organic food from Friday lunchtime to Sunday breakfast inclusive
  • Other Wilderness skills and bushcraft workshop. Event-specific training plan. Fully signposted & supported route. Medical and physio support. Timing tracker (Competitors). Walking guide & sweeper as backstop. Photography Activities in camp. Traditional music & entertainment. Celebratory beer at the finish line on Saturday. Technical t-shirt and welcome pack. Finishers medal and wristband.

What you'll need to bring

  • Other Personal kit is required for this event. We will send a kit list after booking. The following is NOT included... Transport to Machynlleth Airport or train station Personal equipment inc. sleeping bag and clothing (see kit list for full details) Travel insurance specific to location and disciplines (obligatory) Drinks at camp bar on Saturday night (cash only)


Strict - Cancel up to 31 days before your adventure to recieve a 75% refund

Cancelling less than 30 days before results in no refund.

Refund excludes processing fees. Alternate dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.

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Starting point:

Snowdonia National Park, Blaenau Ffestiniog, UK

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