Marie Curie Cancer Care, North

Registered Charity Number: 207994
Preston, Lancashire

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Scafell Pike Five Peaks Challenge 2013 for Marie Curie Cancer Care

Take on Marie Curie's toughest UK mountain challenge.

Sep 21 2013

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We challenge you to scale five of the Lake District's highest mountains in one day including the highest mountain inEngland,Scafell Pike as you hike 11.5 miles and ascend over 3,200ft to be rewarded with the area's stunning scenery. The event is ideal for those wanting a more advanced mountain challenge than offered by our otherUKtreks and requires experience of mountain and/or hill walking.


This course caters for a range of fitness levels.


  • Elite               (Complete the course in 3.5 - 5 hours)
  • Fast               (Complete the course in 5 - 7 hours)
  • Moderate        (Complete the course in 7+ hours)


The five peaks climbed are:


  • Great End               (910 metres),
  • Broad Crag              (934 metres),
  • Ill Crag                   (935 metres),
  • Scafell Pike             (978 metres),
  • Green Gable            (801 metres).


By taking on this challenge for Marie Curie Cancer Care you'll be raising much needed funds to enable our nurses to continue to provide specialist end of life nursing care to terminally ill patients with cancer and other illnesses within the comfort of their own homes.


Registration Info:

For more information or to register, please visit our website at

or call 0845 452 4184.   (Time of event 07.00 to 18.00)


Reg Fee: £15                 Sponsorship: £100                     Minimum Age: 14yrs


Admission Price:


Event Type

Active & Health – Mountain Climbing

Event Address

Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Cumbria, CA12 5XJ

Event Contact Details

Sam James


01254 855052

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