Mountain Ultra
220km Over The Himalayas

The worlds first
self-sufficient Mountain Ultra

Tough Trails
38,000ft of Inclines

Altitude Levels
From 1500ft to 9000ft

Single Track, Mountain Roads
& Forest Trails


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Mountain Ultra


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Location: Himalayas, Nepal
Terrain: Trails, Mountains, Rivers, Villages
Cost: £2000
Payments: In full or via monthly instalments. 
Distance: 220km
Stages: 5
Red Jersey Stage: King of the Mountains, The Invasion
Highest Peaks: 8000ft
Total Incline: Over 38,000ft
Daytime temperature: 20°C - 24°C
Evening Temperature: 0°C - 8°C
Nights Included In Kathmandu: 1 Post-Race

You will:

  • Run through beautiful Nepalise countryside
  • Climb over 38,000ft
  • Stay above 9,000ft for the whole race
  • Summit 8000ft + peaks
  • Amazing views of the Himalaya Mountain Range
  • Run over amazing single track
  • Run through local villages
  • Sleep in Tents after each stage
  • Wake up above the Clouds
  • Be ready for the adventure of a lifetime!


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A Mountain Ultra Marathon

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The First & Only Self-Sufficient Multi-Stage Mountain Ultra
The Ultimate in Mountain Racing in the heart of the Himalayas, Nepal.  The Mountain Ultra offers a tough and exciting race through the worlds largest mountain range, taking in ancient paths and routes originally set by the Ghurkhas as they conquered Kathmandu.   The 220km course winds its way through some of the most picturesque villages and mountains in the world.  An awe inspiring mix of rivers, switch backs, trails and mountains to wow the most experienced runners and newbie alike – this is one adventure filled footrace.  As the world’s first and only self-sufficient mountain ultra-marathon you will need to carry your entire kit with you across the mountains including your sleeping bag, food for the entire race and a minimum of 2.5 litres of water which can be refilled at checkpoints and water stations along the way.  Carrying your kit over this extremely demanding and technical course, combined with high altitude and unstable weather conditions ensures that you are tested to your limits as you complete this amazing race.  With 38000ft of vert and peaks of over 8000ft this is a race to test the spirit, mind and body and what better place to do this than the Nepal!

Each stage will finish in one of our purpose built tented villages, hot water will be constantly on the go to make sure you're able to prepare your meals the moment you need to and our famous medical clinics will be ready and waiting to deal with any problems you pick up along the way.  We will give you every chance to make sure you succeed in reaching your goal of finishing this wonderful challenge!

What's included?

What's included with your race entry fee?

  • Our unique and amazing Limited Edition Race T-Shirt
  • One of our awesome Ultimate Ultra medals 
  • Adventure photographer Martin Paldan to take great action shots and video of your race
  • Complete digital copies of every photo from your race included
  • Transfer of luggage and storage of luggage during the race
  • Manned Checkpoints with medical or support staff along our marked course
  • Water during and after your race
  • Food & celebratory drink as you cross the finish line
  • Experienced race director
  • Dedicated support team
  • Experienced medical staff to support your race
  • Helicopter evacuation arrangement (insurance required)
  • After-party and overnight stay in Kathmandu Hotel



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