Bedgebury Pinetum 21st May – Clumber Park 28th May

Our Festival of Trail returns to the picturesque setting of Clumber Park and Bedgebury Forest this Spring. Join thousands of Trailblazers as they take on our beautiful 10km and Half Marathon traffic free courses through stunning forest trails. We’ll be laying on our hugely popular Event Festival Village with post race food, drink, free kids entertainment and more.

Loved the #trailblazer half marathon at Clumber. Thank you @RatRaceHQ for a great day and fab goodie bag. Can’t wait for next year.

Brilliant morning at the #TrailBlazer half marathon with @pipcresdee. Great event @RatRaceHQ @runnersworlduk @2XU_UK

Awesome trail run @BedgeburyP great organisation @RatRaceHQ and wicked goodybag #rwtrailblazer

@RatRaceHQ excellent race at Bedgebury forest the weekend and so well organised , can’t wait to do it again

Thanks @runnersworld and @RatRaceHQ for a great run through Bedgebury Forest. Top goody bag too #Trailblazer


Bedgebury Pinetum 21st May

Bedgebury National Pinetum and forest is one of the premier forest locations in the southeast of England. With nearly 10,000 trees and shrubs, the Pinetum is the most complete collection of temperate conifers in the world, and an important location for the conservation of rare species. Starting and finishing within the Pinetum, our Trailblazer route makes good use of the surrounding Bedgebury Forest, a venue great for cycling, walking and even playing in the trees with Go Ape.

Bedgebury Forest Estate lies just 10 miles southeast of Royal Tunbridge Wells on the A21. Our event location can be accessed by the B2079 (following signs to Bedgebury Forest and Pinetum from the A21) just before Flimwell village. If using satnav, use postcode TN17 2SJ to pick up our event signage.


Clumber Park 28th May

Centuries of folklore brought to life by Errol Flynn, Kevin Costner and Russell Crowe will ensure the Sherwood is forever world-famous. Today’s Sherwood Forest comprises of a handful of wooded areas spread across Nottinghamshire; we have selected what we deem to be the most beautiful.

Clumber Park is a beautiful National Trust property, complete with, thick woodland, wild gardens and a serene ornamental lake. Just off the A1 near Worksop, 20 miles north of Nottingham, accessible via either the A614, or the A57, by following the brown signs to “Clumber Park”. If using satnav, use postcode S80 3AZ to pick up our event signage.