The National Three Peaks Challenge is a pursuit to climb the highest mountains of England, Scotland and Wales within 24 hours.
The three peaks are:
-Ben Nevis / Beinn Nibheis (1,345 m), the highest mountain in Scotland
-Scafell Pike (978 m), the highest mountain in England
-Snowdon / Yr Wyddfa (1,085 m), the highest mountain in Wales
With an approximate 10 hours of driving and 13 hours of climbing the total distance walked is estimated at 42 kilometres with a total ascent of 3,000 m.
Saturday 20th July
- 6am arrive at Ben Nevis and begin challenge.
- 11am finish Ben Nevis, drive to Scarfell
- 5pm arrive at Scarfell
- 9pm finish Scarfell and drive to Snowdon
Sunday 21st July
- 2am arrive at Snowdon
- 6am finish Snowdon and complete challenge
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