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Washpool World Heritage Trails 2018 – entries open

Entries are open here. Follow our Facebook page for further announcements. Full details on our event page.

The Washpool and Gibraltar Range National Parks have incredible variety, from world heritage listed rainforests to clear rivers flowing through flowering high country heathlands, dramatic granite outcrops and wild river gorges. The area also features an extensive network of well formed trails to make it ideal trail running and great natural campsites.

This is definitely a bucket list event!

Whatever your favourite distance, we have a great course on some of the best trails in Australia. Entry cost has been kept low too to encourage local and regional participants. TRAQ/AURA members and non TRAQ/AURA members: 9km: $8/$10 – 26km: $22.50/$30 – 52km $45/$55).

Camp Mountain Trails Challenge

Incorporating the Queensland Mountain Running Championships and ‘Junior Trails Challenge’


Entries here. Follow our Facebook page for announcements.

Bellbird Grove, via Mt Nebo Road (10min drive from The Gap)

Welcome to TRAQ’s Camp Mountain Trails Challenge, which incorporates Queensland Athletics Queensland Mountain Running Championships and the Junior Trails Challenges for the 8 – 15 year olds.

The distances vary between 1 and 13.3km, are designed to suit different ages and consist of well-constructed forestry trails.

For a full description see the event page

course map
Course map: red 8.3km; red+yellow 13.3km; blue 4km; green 1-3 km
Day schedule

14:15 registration opens

15:00: Start of the 13.3km Queensland Mountain Running Championships

15:05 Start of the 8.3km Queensland Mountain Running Championships

15:05 Start of the 4km Junior Trails Challenge

15:15 Start of the 1km, 2km and 3km Junior Trails Challenges

16:00 Presentations for the Junior Trail Challenges

16:45 presentations for the U20, Open and Masters Queensland Mountain Running Championships

If you have any questions, please contact TRAQ

See you on the 3rd of June!

Hubertien Wichers

Camp Mountain Trails Challenge and Queensland Mountain Running Championships Organiser.