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Te Toa o ngā Maunga Legend of the Peaks

8 November -9:30 am - 9 November -5:30 pm

Legend of the Peaks is an off-road running festival, open to almost all ages, set in Rotorua, Aotearoa New Zealand. Within the festival there are a number of different races that aim to attract both competitive and non-competitive participants with the premier event being the New Zealand Forest Marathon, an epic 42km race incorporating awesome forest trails, off-road running and hitting all four peaks in the forest making for over 1750m of elevation gain.

The events are:

New Zealand Forest Marathon – 4 Peaks – 42kms

Moerangi Half Marathon – 2.5 Peaks – 21kms

Titokorangi 10K – 2 Peaks – 10kms

5K Trig Loop – 1 Peak – 5kms

Kids Forest Run – 2kms

The festival site will have music, food, expo and a vibe that could see you sipping away on a tasty beverage, chilling to the music while you watch your friends and whanau cross the line after an epic adventure in the forest.

Check out our website for all the deets.


8 November -9:30 am
9 November -5:30 pm


Race Roster
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Redwoods (Whakarewarewa Forest)
414-416 Fenton Street
Whakarewarewa, Rotorua 3010 New Zealand
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