The Grin ‘n Bear It is our annual challenge walk/run to help raise funds for the team. This is the 6th year and it just keeps getting better.
What do I have to do?
Just walk or run if your prefer in some of the most rugged and scenic parts of the Peak District National Park
How far do I need to go?
There are four routes
this year, the longest is 23 miles the shortest is 3 miles, so you can pick the one that best suits your ability.
What skills/equipment will I need?
Route finding skills using route description, map and compass in poor weather conditions are essential for the longer routes. Appropriate clothing & footwear are required. Well behaved dogs on a lead are welcome. O/S Outdoor Leisure Map No.1 Dark Peak Area 1:25 000
When is the event?
Saturday 6th October 2012.
Where do I register for the event?
All entries must register on the day at Crow Edge Community Centre, Sheffield Road, Victoria, Nr Hepworth, HD9 7TP. Grid Ref: SE 180 051. View map.
For the registration times of each route, see the information below.
What is the entry fee?
Entries in advance are £10 and £12 on the day. Under 16′s are free but must be accompanied by an adult at the event. All proceeds go to support Woodhead Mountain Rescue Team
What will I get when I finish?
FREE Hot Meal & Drinks at Crow Edge Community Centre for all participants & the satisfaction of knowing you’ve helped us help others for another year, as well as the smug grin you get when completing the challenge.
Grin ‘n Bear It Car Sticker
Also, new for this year, you can get your G&B Car Sticker
. Available on the day for only £2!
IMPORTANT: Route Change…
Due to the temporary closure of a short section of the route we have had to make a slight diversion
although the actual distance is the same. Details are included on the updated route descriptions.
For more information view the routes →