Ruff Trailz Weekender

Saturday, 26 April 2025 @ 09:00

Consett Canicross are delighted to announce our 2024/25 Season Finale

Join us for a weekend celebration of Canicross at the Historic Burnhopeside Hall.

Open to participants of all abilities - and accessible to anyone that wants to experience the exhilaration of running the races, joining activities or a full weekend stay with on-site camping and dog friendly rooms available.

Races start at 9am on both days and will feature a seeded start (based on your estimated finish time) for 5k of fun, technical and mainly flat (by Consett Canicross standards) woodland and riverside trails.

Entry includes:

Medal for all finishers

Awards for First 3 Male & Female Finishers after both races (accumulate points over 2 days)

Awesome spot prizes

King & Queen of the Trails Championship points

Free Event Photographs

Post Run water for you and your dog(S)

Emergency Veterinary cover provided by Westway Vets in Newcastle

FREE Sunset Stretch & Mobility Workshop on Saturday evening

FREE entry to Fun Dog Show

First Aid and Canine First Aid Cover

10% Donation to Animal Charity

Registration/number collection opens at 8am on the race morning and will be available until 15 minutes before the start time (your number will be yours for both days if competing for the full weekend).


On-Site Camping

Heavily Discounted Rooms available

Post-Run Sports Massage Therapy available on Saturday

Exclusive Access to the estate grounds

...and much more to be announced very soon!

To book rooms in the Farmhouse please email [email protected] to book camping and/or breakfast please click merch

The details ...

  • When

    Saturday, 26 April 2025 @ 09:00
  • Where

    Burnhopeside Hall
  • Max' Entrants

  • Close

  • Min' Age

    16 yrs


Organiser T&C's

Race T&Cs:

Entries are non refundable (may be transferred to later event - deferral request must be made before the entry cut-off date)

Entrants must be over 16 (human)

Dogs must be over 1 year (or 18 months for large breeds) to participate in Canicross Races.

You must have 3rd Party Insurance in place for your dog(s)

Dogs must be under the control of an adult at all times (16+)

Participants are permitted to run with a maximum of 2 dogs

By registering you confirm that you and your dog are physically fit to participate

You also confirm that you have read and agree to our Code of Practice and Pre Event Declaration by continuing to register (these can be viewed at

Canicross courses include potential tripping hazards and technical running surfaces, therefore appropriate clothing/footwear must be worn

All dogs must be wearing a suitable running harness attached to a bungee line and waist belt in order to participate

Camping T&Cs:

Camping is available for both Friday and Saturday nights and price advertised is per pitch per night

Entrance to the site is from 4pm Friday

Please respect other campers and observe quiet time from 10pm

Dogs remain the responsibility of the owner at all times whilst on site

Please keep dogs on lead on site, the estate is home to pigs, sheep, geese, ducks and wildlife

Please be aware that there are no shower facilities available. There is a fresh water supply and portaloos will be provided

Campers will have access to the estate's outside areas and Wedding Barn, please respect the area and pick up after your dog(s)

Please note there is a deep river along the estate boundary, exercise caution if walking in this area


Limited rooms are available in the Hall and Farmhouse and must be pre-booked via h


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Ruff Trailz Weekender

  • 5k Saturday £23.00

    please book accommodation etc under Merch

  • 5k Sunday £23.00

    please book accommodation etc under Merch

  • Both Races £38.00

    Saturday and Sunday 5k -please book accommodation etc under Merch

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