Course of Gorbeia Suzien Ternua 2017

Main course

Distance: 31 km

Elevation gain: 2400 m

Description: This route begins in the town of Zeanuri (Biscay), and takes us to the Natural Park of Gorbeia through the Chapel of San Justo, where the steep slopes begin. Once the first slopes are passed and once Zanburu is over, we go straight to the summit of Lekanda, and just before reaching this steep peak we make a turn towards the green fields of Arraba. We crest a bit to descend to the area of Zastegi, from where we go upwards to the summit of Gorbeia, and then descending again to the surroundings of Murua, to set towards the big third ascent of the route to the summit of the Aldamin. From there we descend again to the starting point.

Checkpoints: 8

Aid stations: 9

Maximum altitude: Gorbeia 1484 m

Minimum altitude: Zeanuri 243 m

Time limit: 6 hours and 30 minutes

Cut-off times in checkpoints: Gorbeia (3 h) and Aldamin (4h 30min)

Limit number of participants: 600

 

GS Ternua Fun run

(You can either run or walk this race)

Distance: 22 km

Elevation gain: 1340 m

Description: This route starts in the town of Zeanuri (Biscay), leading us to the Natural Park of Gorbeia through the Chapel of San Justo, where the steep slopes begin. Once the first slopes are passed and once Zanburu is over, we go straight to the summit of Lekanda, and just before reaching this steep peak we make a turn towards the green fields of Arraba. From there we head for Egiriñao, following the usual track to ascent the Gorbeia. Then we descend again to the starting point.

Checkpoints: 4

Aid stations: 4

Maximum altitude: Egiriñao 1200 m

Minimum altitude: Zeanuri 243 m

Time limit: 6 hours

Participants limit number: 250