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What to expect


What you will do


Ways to pay


All you need to know

The challenge

  • NEW FOR 2017 - CLASSIC or EXTREME? You decide
  • One day challenge of cycling, trekking and kayaking
  • 12km off-road, trail mountain biking in Grizedale forest
  • 10km trek to the summit of the Old Man of Coniston
  • 1.5km kayak around Coniston Water

This incredible adventure pits you against the spectacular landscapes of the Lake District National Park by bike, kayak and on foot!

Trek to the summit of one of the Lake District’s most iconic peaks, the Old Man of Coniston, before testing yourself on the off-road mountain bike trails of Grizedale forest, then kayak across iconic Coniston water.

The hire of all bikes, kayaks and safety equipment is included in the challenge, which includes approximately 12km of cycling, 10km trekking and 1.5km kayaking.

Enthusiastic participants can expect a hearty pre-event breakfast, as well as a celebratory buffet at the end.

New for 2017 - Classic or Extreme!

Take on the classic distance (10km hike, 12km bike and 1.2km kayak) or test yourself to the max by signing up the EXTREME distance - a whopping 12km hike, 24km bike and 3km kayak - all in one day!


NSPCC Chasing the Sun

NSPCC Chasing the Sun

Nick Hodgson

NSPCC Chasing the Sun

NSPCC Chasing the Sun

Nick Hodgson

NSPCC Chasing the Sun

NSPCC Chasing the Sun

Nick Hodgson

NSPCC Chasing the Sun

NSPCC Chasing the Sun

Nick Hodgson

NSPCC Adventure Challenge Finish

NSPCC Adventure Challenge Finish

NSPCC Adventure Challenge medals

NSPCC Adventure Challenge medals

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ATOL protected

We hold an Air Travel Organiser's Licence granted by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 6546. Many of the flight-inclusive challenges on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. But ATOL protection does not apply to all holiday and travel services listed on this website. This ATOL protection only covers challenges that include flights booked by Charity Challenge and that originate in the UK. Please ask us to confirm what protection may apply to your booking. If you do not receive an ATOL Certificate then the booking will not be ATOL protected. If you do receive an ATOL Certificate but all the parts of your trip are not listed on it, those parts will not be ATOL protected. Please see our booking conditions for information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to: www.atol.org.uk/ATOLcertificate

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