Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge in Orange, NSW

The Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge is fun run style event, where you can run or walk the 11km to the top of Mt Canobolas in Orange, New South Wales.

The course is mostly uphill but only a couple of sections are steep. From the Start near Towac Pinnacle Picnic Grounds (off Pinnacle Rd) you first visit Mt Towac and then Young Man Canobolas before the final climb to Mt Canobolas. The overall climb is 520m.

Sunday, March 26th 2017
Sunday26 Mar2017

The Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge

Towac Pinnacle Picnic Grounds, Orange, NSW
11K - Off Road

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Sunday, March 20th 2016
Sunday20 Mar2016

The Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge

Towac Pinnacle Picnic Grounds, Orange, NSW
11K - Off Road

Sunday, March 29th 2015
Sunday29 Mar2015

The Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge

Towac Pinnacle Picnic Grounds, Orange, NSW
11K - Off Road

Sunday, March 30th 2014
Sunday30 Mar2014

The Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge

Towac Pinnacle Picnic Grounds, Orange, NSW
11K - Off Road

Sunday, March 24th 2013
Sunday24 Mar2013

The Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge

Towac Pinnacle Picnic Grounds, Orange, NSW
11K - Off Road

Sunday, March 25th 2012
Sunday25 Mar2012

The Great Volcanic Mountain Challenge

Towac Pinnacle Picnic Grounds, Orange, NSW
11K - Off Road

Page history

Listing created03 Mar 2012 Last updated 06 Apr 2016 Last checked 27 Oct 2016

Update history

06 Apr 2016Added next event date: 26 Mar 2017 14 Jan 2016Added link to online entry and PDF entry form for event on 20 Mar 2016 11 Sep 2015Added next event date: 20 Mar 2016 19 Jan 2015Added link to online entry and PDF entry form for event on 13 Sep 2015 26 Nov 2014Added next event date: 29 Mar 2015 07 Jan 2014Added link to online entry for event on 30 Mar 2014 (entries open tomorrow) 07 Jul 2013Added next event date: 30 Mar 2013

Location Map

The route starts near Towac Pinnacle Picnic Ground on Pinnacle Road, Orange and takes in spectacular views from the volcanic range, passing through changing vegetation on little used forest roads and bush tracks.

Note: map location(s) may be approximate.

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