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Valley View Trail 2018
February 4 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 amR100 - R175
Sunday 04 February 2018
Valley View Farm
5km, 12km, 20km.
R100 / R140 / R175
|EVENT||EARLY BIRD ENTRY (10% discount, until 12noon 05 January)||PRE-ENTRY FEE (until 12noon 02 February)||LATE ENTRY FEE (on the day)||Start|
|Long Course (20km)||R155||R175||R215||7am|
|Medium Course (12km)||R125||R140||R180||7:30am|
|U18s Medium Course (12km)||R115||R125||R125||7:30am|
|Short Course (5km)||R90||R100||R140||7:45am|
|U18s Short Course (5km)||R80||R90||R90||7:45am|
Pre-entries close at MIDDAY on Friday 02 February. Late entries available, but R40 surcharge applies (U18s exempt).
Start: 20km – 7am, 12km – 7:30am, 5km – 7:45am.
Walkers welcome on the 5km and 12km courses.
Registration & late entries from 6am – 7:30am. Please arrive with plenty of time to process your registration!
Purpose-built trails through the Umkomaas bushveld are perfect for the adventure-seeker and those looking for something new.
Facilities are basic, in line with the rural setting, but adequate and the sense of place gives this event a Wow-factor.
Valley View Trails are situated at the Josephine Bridge in the Umkomaas Valley on the R56 between Richmond and Ixopo.
Only 1hr from Spaghetti Junction and 45min from PMB, this event is a true disconnect from the bustle of the city.
KZNTR KidZone available for children 2yrs+, so parents can get out on the trails! Experienced childminders and stimulating, fun games!
As you’ve come to expect from KZNTR events, mouth watering catering will provided! Catering, the best coffee from Exploring Coffee, craft cordials from Thirsty Elephant and craft beer from Clockwork Brewhouse will be available.
Awesome lucky draw prizes will be up for grabs!
Trail Shed Pop Up Shop will be at the event, stocking top quality trail brands, as well as KZNTR kit. Credit card and snap scan facilities will be available.
Basic camping available at the venue.
5KM ROUTE MAP & ELEVATION
12KM ROUTE MAP & ELEVATION
20KM ROUTE MAP & ELEVATION
56km outside Pietermaritzburg on the R56 to Richmond / Ixopo. Travel past the turn-off to Richmond. Stay on the R56 for another approx. 16km. Cross the Umkomaas River and the turnoff to Valley View Farm is just past the bridge on the right.
Drive on the N3 to PMB and take exit 61 for the R603 towards Umbumbulu / Richmond / R56 / Umlaas Road. Turn Right onto the R103 and continue straight onto the P338 for 11km. Turn left onto the R56 and drive for 39km until you cross the Umkomaas River and the turnoff to Valley View Farm is just past the bridge on the right.
GPS Co-ordinates: 30°00’35.8”S 30°14’38.9”E