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Ardgartan Trail Race 2025

01 Feb 2025

Organiser's Description

Race Description:

Ardgartan Trail Race is a 21mileish foot race held at Ardgartan Forest Park.

The route is 90% off road and will follow a loop of the Ardgartan Peninsula, with some tarmac, forestry trails and a nice open hill section across to Lochgoilhead before the climb back up to the Rest And Be Thankfull and the final downhill section to the finish. There will be hills and there will be waterfalls a plenty.

There will be 2 water station at 7miles and 13mile these are more for safety reason due to the time of year and possible poor weather.. Due to the limited parking at Ardgartan Car Park runners are asked to car share where possible. Information on addition parking to follow.

Runners will be required to carry manditory kit due to the time of year, which will be outlined in the race briefing sent out 3 weeks before the race. This will include a small first aid kit for running repairs. Runners are reminded to read and understand the full race briefing and should ask any question if they are any doubt about any information within "I didnt know" is not an excuse for being DQed. 

Please be aware that route changes may apply if due to storm damage within the Ardgartan Forest over the winter period.

Please remember t-shirt for this race is an optional extra.

Race location : Ardgartan Forest Park, Ardgartan, Arrochar, G83 7AR

Race updates can be found on FB at Ardgartan Trail Race page.

Covid 19: (If Required)

Rocket Events/Ardgartan Trail Race will be run under a Association of Running Clubs Licence which means we will be following all rules-protocol-processes and guidance for covid 19 if restriction are in place on race day. You are asked not to enter the event if you are unwilling to follow the rules-protocol-processes that are in place on race day.

These rules are in place to protect all (Runners and Marshals).

Refund Policy:

  • Withdrawal within 30 days will results in a £15.00 administration fee been applied to procees refund.
  • Withdrawal after 30 days and upto 12weeks before race day will result in a 50% refund.
  • Withdrawal 0-12 week before race day will result 0% refund.
  • No deferrals will be offered.
  • No transfer of race places between runners.
  • Full t&c can be found at 




23 Jan 2025 23:59£38.00£40.00

*Discounted for members of any of ARC EA WA ARC SA

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 01/02/2025

08:30:00 - 16:00:00

Status: Open

Total Places: 180

Places Available: ??



Bill Heirs

Ardgartan Forest Park Ardgartan Argyll G83 7AR