Organised and Run by the 24th St Paul’s Pennine Calder Scout Group

THE BROW HIKE—www.browhike.org.uk

The Brow Hike

Next Event—18th and 19th March 2017

The Brow Hike is a hiking competition held annually over 2 days in March each year. The event takes the form of an incident hike over 30km (19 miles), and was last held on the 19th and 20th March 2016.

 

Set in the scenic Calder Valley in West Yorkshire, the hike broadly follows the old Sowerby Bridge Urban District Council Boundary. Some legs of the hike are timed, while others are navigation tests with the exact route not disclosed until the day.

 

The hike is open to teams of 4 people aged between 11 and 15, although the total age of the team when added together must not exceed 56.

 

For details of what happened on the 2015 hike, see our Last Event page.

 

If you are planning to enter the Brow Hike, have a look at our Advice for Entrants and Hints and Tips pages. These include loads of useful advice and training hints to help you succeed at the event.

 

The Hike Organisers are always happy to arrange to visit your group to explain the hike to your members and try to grab their interest. If you would like to try and arrange a visit then please e-mail contact@browhike.org.uk

 

To download past hike score sheets and a range of other documents, see our Downloads page.

 

For further information, please feel free to Contact Us.

 

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“Spider’s Web” at Kebroyd

A team on the trail

The campsite