Running Wild Trail Association is a not for profit organisation, staging low-cost wilderness trail runs in NSW.

8 Events

Short & Long Courses

Entry from $50

Blue Mountains

Running Wild

Trail Running Events

Blue Mountains

Now in its 15th season, the Running Wild NSW Trail Association hosts a series of trail running events amidst the breathtaking Blue Mountains. With events from 11km to 45km, we cater to everyone from pros to beginners promising unique experiences for every runner.

Choose a Trail Run

Discover the thrill of trail running in the Blue Mountains. Our events include short courses from 11km to long courses up to 45km, as well as trail lap events. Enjoy diverse terrain, including winding single tracks and wide fire trails, while soaking up the panoramic views. Join us for adventure, fun, and unforgettable experiences on the trails.


Burralow Bush Run

Starting and finishing at Bilpin Fruit Bowl, the Burralow Bush Run showcases the beautiful trails in and around Kurrajong Heights, Bilpin and Bowen Mountain.

4 Aug 2024

16km / 34km

Glenbrook Marathon

Take in the views and Glenbrook National Park and run through Red Hands Cave.

18 Aug 2024

25km / 34km / 42km

Kedumba Half

Down, down, down and back up, up, up the challenging Kedumba Trail.

10 Sep 2024

21km / 10km

Narrowneck Night Run

See the sunset over the beautiful Megalong Valley and finish under the stars.

11 Nov 2024

25km / 14km

Saints and Sinners Lap Race

A 5km loop on trails around the grounds of St Columba's. Our most social, family-friendly event hub of the year!

13 Oct 2024

3hr / 6hr solo / pair / team

Wentworth Falls

Single tracks, waterfalls and great views, starting and finishing at the Fairmont Resort.

4 Feb 2025

11km / 16km

Mt Portal

Our longest running short course event perfect for beginners in their first trail event.

25 Feb 2025

21km / 10km

Mt Solitary Ultra<br />

Mt Solitary Ultra

Wentworth Falls to Katoomba and back via Mt Solitary and the Jamison Valley.

7 Apr 2025


Join our community


As a not-for-profit organisation, Running Wild NSW is here to serve our community of runners with low cost trail running events. You don’t need to be a member to enter our events, but for just $50 you can join our gang of fun-loving misfits who value adventure, camaraderie, and the incredible natural environment of the Blue Mountains, and get the exclusive seasonal merchandise.

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Looking to give back to the running community or support friends and family on event day? Join us as a volunteer! Volunteers are essential for every event, and help with registration, aid stations, and course marshalling. As a thank you, we offer free entry to an event of your choice! What’s not to love?!

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