The Bala Challenge Charity Walks
Walk in the stunning scenery of Snowdonia
Saturday, 7 May 2016 - The 12th Bala Challenge!
Note that fund raising is optional or use the event to support your own fund raising
- A leisurely guided walk (2-3 hours) and railway journey
- 8 miles along Bala Lake with return by steam railway
- 14 miles around Bala Lake
- 20 miles around Bala Lake and more - the challenge!
A range of walks around or along Lake Bala, through forests, over moorland with wonderful views and opportunity to see wildlife. Free car parking, feeding stations, transport if required, refreshments at the finish and a certificate!
You can raise money for your own charity, good cause, or club, or just enjoy the walk. For approved charities or good causes with a minimum entry of 10 walkers, a donation will be made to the charity returning a significant part of the entry fee. Please apply before the event. Runners may participate but start later, the event is not a race (LDWA guidelines).
The guided walk will start from the Leisure Centre (registration) and follow the lake shore to the railway station, a special train (£3 each) will take the group to Llangower, then the group will walk back under the expert guidance of the Lake Warden, wild life & local expert.