Welcome to the Falls Creek Mountain Raid

Your off-road summer adventure awaits with a bigger and better second edition of the Falls Creek Mountain Raid, at Falls Creek’s magnificent adventure playground.
 

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IN A SNAPSHOT

  • WHEN: 14 and 15 February, 2015
  • WHERE: Falls Creek Alpine Village, Victoria (4hrs drive from Melbourne)
  • WHAT: 2 day navigational adventure race AND series of trail running races
  • ENTRIES: Open in September 2014 - stay tuned for details
  • T-SHIRT: Event t-shirt for all Mountain Raid Adventure Race team members

MOUNTAIN RAID ADVENTURE RACE

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

Teams of 4 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
  • Read the Course Description page for more details

MOUNTAIN RAID TRAIL RUNS

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

COURSES:

  • 10km Alpine Ash Run - Saturday morning
  • 3km Summit Sprint - Saturday afternoon
  • 9.6km 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.

 

 

Latest News

Falls Creek Mountain Raid Returns!

Friday, September 12, 2014
Falls Creek’s adventure playground will again host the Falls Creek Mountain Raid adventure race and trail runs in February 2015, following the success of the first event earlier this year.

FALLS CREEK MOUNTAIN RAID

Monday, February 17, 2014
Congratulations to all participants who took on the inaugural Falls Creek Mountain Raid over the weekend - ”what an awesome event”! Results & Photo's are available, plus Official Race Wrap-Up... see more..

INAUGURAL FALLS CREEK MOUNTAIN RAID THIS WEEKEND

Monday, February 10, 2014
The inaugural Falls Creek Mountain Raid will take place THIS Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 February 2014, at Falls Creek’s magnificent adventure playground; consisting of two races, the Mountain Raid Adventure Race and the Mountain Raid Trail Runs.

Click here for more news

Countdown to Race Day

14 Feb 2015 7:00AM

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