Welcome to the Falls Creek Mountain Raid

Your off-road summer adventure awaits with a terrific weekend of action at Falls Creek’s magnificent adventure playground.

Welcome to the Falls Creek Mountain Raid!

 

IN A SNAPSHOT

  • WHEN: 13 and 14 February, 2016
  • WHERE: Falls Creek Alpine Village, Victoria (4hrs drive from Melbourne)
  • WHAT: 2 day navigational adventure race AND series of 4 spectacular trail running races
  • WHO: Teams of 2 or 4 in the Adventure Race and anyone in the Trail Runs - get involved!
  • HOW: Entries will open in September 2015.

 

MOUNTAIN RAID ADVENTURE RACE

A two-day navigational adventure race through the unique alpine landscapes around Falls Creek in summer time.

Teams of 4 or 2 athletes raid the mountains whilst running on superb alpine trails, mountain biking on flowing single track through stately snow gums, paddling on the stunning Rocky Valley Lake surrounded by lofty peaks, whilst working together with your team mates to navigate your way around this challenging adventure course.

DISCIPLINES

  • Kayaking, trail running, trekking, mountain biking – all navigational
  • Full and Half Course options available
  • 4 person and new 2 person teams who do the entire event together
  • Read the Course Description page for more details

MOUNTAIN RAID TRAIL RUNS

A series of Trail Runs will be held across the weekend, providing the opportunity for runners to experience the spectacular alpine trails and lofty mountain summits around Falls Creek.

COURSES:

  • 11.5km Alpine Ash Run - Saturday morning
  • 3km Summit Sprint - Saturday afternoon
  • 10.5km Rocky Valley Run OR 19km Heathy Spur Run - Sunday morning

The trail runs are open to runners of all levels, whether you're after a leisurely jog through the pristine mountain air or a hard core, off-road challenge to test you.

Check out the Course Description page for more details.

 

 

 

LOCATION

Falls Creek, Victoria – a remarkable alpine environment featuring the stunning Rocky Valley Lake and the Bogong High Plains. Falls Creek is 4 ½ hours from Melbourne, an easy day’s drive from Sydney and under 2 hours from Albury.

Check out the Travel and Accommodation page for more info.

 

2015 ADVENTURE RACE RESULTS

Check out your 2015 Falls Creek Mountain Raid results here:

Latest News

Tough conditions and competition at the Falls Creek Mountain Raid

Sunday, February 15, 2015
After two days of intense adventure racing in varied weather conditions there was only 22 seconds separating first and second place in the Falls Creek Mountain Raid Adventure Race

Falls Creek Mountain Raid this weekend!

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
The Falls Creek Mountain Raid adventure race and trail running festival will be held this weekend, Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 February 2015.

Falls Creek Mountain Raid draws international team

Friday, January 23, 2015
The Falls Creek Mountain Raid adventure race and trail running festival in February has attracted competitors from across Australia and overseas.

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Countdown to Race Day

13 Feb 2016 7:00AM

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