Run #1: Dove Lake
Date: Saturday 7th April 2018
Description: The Dove lake run is being run in conjunction with the cradle mtn film festival. Competitors will be bussed from the rangers stn up to run start at Dove lake. The course will then circumnavigate the lake in a clockwise direction before heading back to the rangers station via Lake Lilla and the cradle valley boardwalk.
Entry fee: $60 per person
Entry Cap: there is a cap of 60 runners for this event
Run start time: 7am. Registration and bus depature from 6am, at the rangers station just inside park entrance just after you cross the Pencil pine creek.
Run #4: Russell Falls
Date: Saturday 28th July 2018
Description: Russell Falls is an ideal beginners trail run –or just a whole heap of fun for the more experienced trail runner!! It takes in a couple of the most beautiful waterfalls in Tassie as well as some of Tassie's tallest trees. The trail is pretty much wheel chair standard, except for the stairs!
Entry fee: $30 per person
Entry Cap: there is a cap of 150 runners for this event
Run start time: 10am. Registration from 8:30am, near the park entrance just after you cross the Tyenna river.
Tarn Shelf, Mt Field
Distance: 14.5 km
Date: This event will not be held in 2017 due to permit issues.
Description: The Tarn Shelf on Mt Field is one of the finest alpine runs Tassie has on offer. Starting at Lake Dobson the run begins with a steep climb up to the Mt Mawson ski huts before heading out to the Rodways and Tarn shelf. The route along tarn shelf is a truly magical alpine wonderland with secret tarns and little waterfalls at every turn. Once past Lake Newdegate the trail heads down, dropping past Twilight tarn, to the Broad River valley and Lake Webster. From here it's a lovely run up the valley through the buttongrass and snowgums back to the finish at Lake Dove.
This is an exposed alpine course and as such is subject to exteme weather, runners will be required to carry the folowing compulsory warm gear: a thermal top, a space blanket and a roller bandage. A waterproof top and additional warm clothes/beanie/gloves are also suggested in case the weather gods do not smile on us!
Entry fee: $50 per person
Entry Cap: there is a cap of 50 runners for this event (so enter early!!)
Run start time: 9am at the Lake Dobson car park
Entry Refund/Cancellation Policy: click here
Exciting new run for 2015 - the Hobart Sky Run is a point to point 22km event traversing the Mt Wellington range and finishing in Hobart, scheduled for 15th March 2015.
-stay tuned more coming soon!!!
Dove Lake classic
Race Records:Dylan Hill: 1:00:45; Lisa Barnett: 1:11:13
Mt Field - Tarn Shelf circuit
Race Records: Robbie Hunt: 1:18:27; Hanny Allston: 1:20:39
Shadow Lake - Lake st Clair
Race Records: Ben Mather: 1:04:51; Amy Lamprecht: 1:17:49
Labillardiere Peninsula - Bruny Island
Race Records: Stu Gibson: 1:11:15; Laura Prescott: 1:21:46
29km Race Records: Stu Gibson: 2:34:45; Hanny Allston: 2:50:02
11km Race Records: Chris Chapman: 51:30; Simone Fitzgerald:1:02:47
Race Records: Matc Gates: 26:25; Lisa Barnett: 29:57
Race Records: Stu Gibson:1:23:37; Hanny Allston: 1:36:38
Race Records: Stu Gibson:2:24:18; Joanna Sinclair: 3:01:47