A Hidden Eden where Waters Cascade and Eagles Soar

Words & Photos: Graham Bird

A 6km and 12km trail run. Something for the whole family for a lovely Sunday morning. The routes will wind through the magnificent Botanical gardens and climb on the ridge of the adjoining mountains offering spectacular views.

Date: 11th Aug 2013
Distance: 6km & 12km
Disciplines: Trail Running
Entry fee: 6km – R80 / 12km – R120 – Pre entries online until 24h00 8th August. (Entries on the day – 6km – R130 / 12km – R170)
Start time: 09h00 – 12km : 09h15 – 6km
Start & Finish: Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, Roodepoort, Johannesburg


There will be food available from Eagle’s Fare Restaurant inside the Botanical Gardens. The will be operational from 08h00 on the morning of the run and will be serving Coffee/Tea @ R10 and assorted muffins @ R20.  They also have a full menu and offer great meals for after the run.


Enter online: www.entrytickets.co.za


Race details at: www.mountainrunner.co.za


Trail Running