Knipe Scar Night Event – Saturday 4th February

Part of the North West Night League sponsored by BrightBikeLights.

Parking Location:
Bampton Memorial Hall
CA10 2RS
Grid Ref: NY516181

Entries now open on SiEntries and close end of Wednesday 1st Feb. Pre-entry only except for Orange course where there will be some entry on the day, subject to map availability. £5 seniors, £2 Juniors.

Terrain: Knipe Scar is an area of open fellside in the Lowther Valley between 200m and 350m above sea level containing old mine workings and a complex array of gorse bushes.

Parking and Download will be at Bampton Memorial Hall (CA10 2RS) which will provide an indoor space and loos.  £1 parking fee collected on the night.
Hannah Birkinshaw will be selling hot drinks, soup and cakes so bring some change!

Starts 18:00 to 19:00.   The route to the start is 1.5km with 20m climb along country lanes.  There will be a clothing dump near the start (left at owners risk).

Finish is close to the start.  Courses close 21:00 – if you think you may be pushing this time please start earlier rather than later as we need to vacate the Hall building by 21:30.

  > Orange – 2.0km, 90m climb, easier navigation
  > Green – 3.3km, 155m climb, hard navigation
  > Blue – 4.7km, 195m climb, hard navigation

Map: 1:7,500 with 5m contours.  A previous event can be seen here.

Planner/organiser: Jeff Powell Davies

*** LOC have an event at Bethecar Moor in the South Lakes on Sunday so why not make a weekend of it. ***