Winter Tanners

The Winter Tanners is a challenge walk (or run) of circa 30 miles (or 20 miles) on Surrey footpaths and bridleways with MINIMAL support in weather conditions which may be adverse. Only strong and self-reliant walkers and runners should enter. The event normally takes place on the second Sunday in January and, being a winter event, can be subject to the vagaries of winter weather. Should the need arise then any changes to the event will be posted on this site and emailed to the email address given during the on-line entry process.

£4 - £20
Event Time:
Event Date: 
Event Distance:
20 - 30M

Region / Area

Southern England / North Surrey Downs

Local Group


Distance / Time Limit

30 or 20ml. in 13hr

Start Time

Start 07.30-09.30 (fast walkers after 08.00, runners at 08.30 onwards (finish by 20.30, self-registration after 19.00)


Parking at the Leatherhead Municipal Car Park, 300yds south of Leatherhead Railway Station. Start location (with toilets), short distance from the usual c.p., details on the route description (download after mid-December) A tough winter walk with minimal support on a route in the North Downs and Surrey Hills. A torch needed by early starters/late finishers

General Notes

Entries and details on-line see: www.ldwa.org.uk/surrey No entries OTD. IMPORTANT notice regarding dogs on this Challenge Event to be announced on our website


Richard Ireson 54 Church Road East, Crowthorne, RG45 7LX

Web Site


Start and Finish



Cost £4, Non LDWA & affiliates £20 includes drinks & snacks at 2 Cps (20ml) or 3 Cps (30ml)

Event Location: , Leatherhead