Stonehenge-Avebury Trekathon for Macmillan Cancer Support

Date: 10 August 2013

Location: Wiltshire
Registration fee: £30
Minimum sponsorship: £175

  • 26 miles across the spectacular countryside between Stonehenge and Avebury
  • Celebrate and remember loved ones affected by cancer
  • Own personal challenge
  • Support people with cancer and their families
  • Starts 7.45am at the World Heritage Site of Stonehenge
  • White Horse trail
  • Chalk landscape
  • Village of Alton Barnes
  • Kennet & Avon Canal
  • Farms and hedgerows
  • Prehistoric long-barrow
  • Silbury Hill, the tallest man-made mound in Europe
  • Finish at Avebury
  • Neolithic and Bronze Age monuments

Total distance: 26 miles / 42 km
4 Water/snack stops. Supporter points
Great places for your family and friends to come and support you. Below are the details of the rest stops along with the start and finish locations:

Start (mile 0): Stonehenge Visitor Centre car park SP4 7DE off A344

Rest stop 1 (mile 6): Wexland Farm, Netheravon, SP4 9RF Off A345 on Wexland Avenue.

Rest stop 2 (mile 10): Salisbury Plain, SN9 6EE. Off A342. (Don’t turn down to Widdington Farm Shooting Club but continue up onto Salisbury Plain).

Rest stop 3 (mile 13): The Charlton Cat Pub, SN9 6EZ. On the A342 (not in Charlton St Peter).

Rest stop 4 (mile 19.5):

Finish (mile 26): Avebury Study Centre, Green Street, SN8 1RF

All information subject to change