White Bear Way 2017


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White Bear Way 2017


21/10 miles

White Bear Way is a circular route over the farmland and valleys of South Lancashire through woodland and over Rivington and Anglezarke Moors.

Start: Adlington Scout Group Headquarters
Grove Crescent, Adlington, PR6 9RJ –  Grid ref…6025,1335.

Start Times :

21 mile route – 8.30am (Registration: 07:00 – 08:00am)

10 mile route – 9.00am (Registration: 07:30 – 08:30am)

All runners    – 9.30am  (Registration: 08:00 – 09:00am)

Equipment:   All walkers and runners are expected to wear suitable footwear and carry adequate equipment, including waterproofs, whistle, compass, map (Explorer No 287), food and drinks.

Refreshments:  There will be light refreshments and drinks at 6 checkpoints on the 21 mile route and at 3 checkpoints on the 10 mile route.  Good meal at finish.

Completion: Time limit is 10 hours. Time to finish is 6.30pm. Anyone not reaching checkpoint 5, Jepson’s Gate, by 3.30pm will be asked to retire. Retirement at checkpoints only, by handing in tally card.

Event Parking Arrangements : Parking arrangements will be confirmed closer to the event. Check back for details.

How Can I Apply ?

You can apply and pay online, download the entry form and pay by cheque or you can enter on the day.

Apply & Pay Online :

21 Mile Entry Form

10 Mile Entry Form

All online applications will receive all correspondence, acknowledgements, route and time details via email.

Downloaded / Posted Entry Forms :

Please complete & sign the form and send it to :

White Bear Way Admin Team

40 Fairview Drive,


Chorley PR6 9SB

Cheques made payable to Adlington Scout Group.

Download Entry Form

Routes & Map: 

21_mile_route 10_mile_route

Under 18’s must be accompanied by parent or guardian.

Any dogs must be on a lead.

The Country Code must be followed at all times.

(Basic accommodation or overnight camping is available at the Scout Headquarters contact the Admin Team at whitebearway@adlingtonscoutgroup.org.uk for availability).

Entry Fees : 

In Advance :

21 Mile – £12

10 Mile – £6

On the Day :

21 Mile – £14

10 Mile – £8

If you require any further information, please contact us :

Email : whitebearway@adlingtonscoutgroup.org.uk |  Phone : 07481 177 051 |

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