Stage 6 – Rush to the Castle

Well, this is it, the final stage.  Typically final day stages are short and easy. That’s not how we do things. Sure this stage is pretty flat, as you are on the Cheshire plains, but it’s still 29 miles long. You’re going to have to dig deep run your 6th ultra in a row, to earn that chunky medal.

You leave the final camp and soon follow the Manchester Ship Canal through Warrington, where you pickup the Bridgewater Canal to Preston Brrok. You’ll join cycle trail and some road into Frodsham. You’ll briefly tackle a few little hills at the start of the Sandstone Trail, before joining the 12 mile Longster Trail to the outskirts of Chester. then the last couple of miles of road and canal to finish in the shadow of Chester Castle and the Abode Hotel.

Collect your medal, and dine at the gala awards dinner. It has been well earned.

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Stage 6 - Rush to the Castle

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Camp 6 - Warrington: 53.409791, -2.463849
The Finish - The Abode Hotel - Castle Street - Chester: 53.186210, -2.894125