Trail Running in Devon

The first ever Wild Night Run 2015 series launches in Devon

The series starts with the Dark Dart Dash 10km on Thursday 18 December in Dartington, followed by the jewel in the crown The Wild Night Run on 31 January, 2015, The Haldon Night Run in Haldon Forest on February  21, 2015 and the Moonlit Flit half marathon through the stunning Sharpham estate on March 14, 2015.

You can buy your series tickets here.

Dark Dart Dash Thursday December 18

This is a 10km night run and is the first event in the Wild Night Run Series.

Tickets are now on sale

The Wild Night Run

The third Wild Night Run and the shorter Mild Night Run sponsored by Petzl, takes place on January 31, starting and finishing at South Brent Village Hall. Find out more and book here.

The Haldon Night Run

The first Haldon Night Run is the third race in the Wild Night Run series. It’s a 10km night run in Haldon Forest on Saturday February 21. Find out more and book here.

The Moonlit Flit Half Marathon

This takes place at night around the stunning Sharpham Estate on Saturday March 14, 2015. It is the last in the Wild Night Run series.


You are invited to run in one of the most remote and inspiring areas of the UK. Welcome to breathtaking Wester Ross, in the North West Highlands, where the mountains meet the sea.


Wild Running Camps is excited to be teaming up with two well known adventure  travel companies for our Scotland, France and Dartmoor packages. Look out for more information on this, hot off the press!

Watch our Paradise and Back video here

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