Dressed up to trick or treat through the 7km forest course.

The Halloween sun isn't fully set and already the candy wrappers blow.

7km and Dusk 2 Dawn 12hr solo and teams runners will brave the forest 1st, followed by the Moonlight Marathon and Twilight 1/2 Marathon runners.

Every runner disappears, you enter at their own risk, only 7km (lap) to attempt at a time.

The gentle yellow flicker from the brave souls that dare to trick or treat running through the forest , will they be guided by the faint lights.

12am sees a change of direction for all runners already lost in the forest. It also sees the brave souls of the Midnight 1/2 Marathon runners start.

Forgetting about candy entirely now they stand with bemused expressions, glancing at one another, waiting to be let in on the joke.

Then feeling their feet to be hot, they began to race from one foot to another, they cried out in terror and ran for the check point. With violent speed the air around them begins to get colder than ice, their muscles freeze, crumple them.

Are you game to take on the forest, only the strongest will survive.

This listing was updated on 18/08/2019 by Coastal Track and Trail Runners. Port Macquarie-Hastings Council accepts no liability for inaccuracies or errors in the above listing.


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    Saturday 2nd Nov 19 - Sunday 3rd Nov 19
    Annual event
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    5:00 AM - 7:30 AM
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    Cairncross State Forest
    Lot 196 Pembroke Road, Telegraph Point, New South Wales, 2441
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    0434 048 688
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    Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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