Barron Gorge Trail Race

Monday, 7 May 2018

Stoney Creek, Kamerunga, Near Cairns, QLD

Run/Walk Off Road/Trail Long
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The Barron Gorge Trail Run is at Kamerunga near Cairns, Queensland on Monday, 7 May 2018.

A tough trail, don’t let the distance fool you. Best to be self-sufficient on this race and take a picnic – you may be out there longer than expected. Starting at Stoney Creek Road, the only way is UP!

There are usually a few tears on the first 2km, but once you hit the ridge at Speewah it’s a scenic loop round to the top of the mountain with a rewarding steep descent back down over the iconic Kuranda Railway. Strap your ankles and take a camera for pics of the natural spectators along the track. Not easy but a great course on your backdoor step.

This event is trail running at its best with challenging inclines, free flowing and technical declines, creek crossings; and almost all through scenic rainforest and eucalypt bush. The tracks follow those used by the First Australians and later European pioneers.


Cairns Road Runners



Location map

This event is based at Stoney Creek.

Note: map location may be approximate.

Other events

Other editons of this event were on / will be on:
- 7 May 2018
- 24 September 2017
- 24 April 2016
- 27 September 2015
- 30 March 2014


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