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Trail des Pèlerins

On this short format going through the spiritual high place of Alsace located at 753m of altitude, come to discover a condensed medieval atmosphere, in the heart of a luxuriant and enchanted forest in which stand seven castles.

Race Category


Running Stones



34 KM

Elevation Gain

1280 M+

Start Date

Sunday 19th May 2024

Race Start

Barr - 10:30

Max Allowed Race Time

07 Hours

Presentation Trail des Pélerins

On the pilgrims' trail

On the pilgrims' trail

On this 20K format, leaving from Barr, wine capital of Alsace, you will climb up the Bloss passing by the Landsberg castle. You will then reach the Abbey of Hohenbourg located on the Mount Sainte-Odile by taking the cross-path and its magnificent ceramics. From there, enter an enchanted forest in which 6 castles are still hidden, among which the Birkenfels and Rathsamausen. You will then be enchanted by the path of wonders and the rock of the giants which offers a panorama on the Plain of Alsace before your arrival on the ramparts of Obernai.

2024 map & profile

Cut-off times and time charts may evolve in the upcoming months.


Around the race

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In the heart of Alsace Grand Est

The Trail Alsace Grand Est by UTMB® will take you on an extraordinary journey through castles, traditional villages, vineyards and forest trails.

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How to get there

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