Backyard Ultra Series ‘South Africa’ Race #5

Race #5 - Taroko Trails, Modderfontein, Gauteng

  • By Wannado Events
  • Johanesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • October
  • 07:00

Backyard Ultra Series – South Africa

 Race #3

Taroko Trails, Modderfontein, GP

The last race in the Backyard Ultra ‘South Africa’ Series will be held at Taroko Trail Park in Modderfontein Nature Reserve. This 265 hectare private open space is the second-largest private park in Gauteng and includes a number of dams, grasslands and hills. Experience the best trails nature has to offer on your doorstep at Taroko Trail Park.

Runners will be treated to a stunning course along dams, through forest and grasslands. The Highveld weather conditions in October are perfectly suited for runners who are looking for cooler temperatures to push their limits.


Taroko Trail Park, Modderfontein Reserve

Norfolk Lane, Klipfontein 12-Ir, Lethabong, 1609


October 30th

Start Time


Entry Fee

Individual – R875

​Entry Includes

Finish Line Beer | Hot Showers | Camping Facilities | Full medical support | Marked and prepared route | Conservation fee | Race shirt | Race medal | Athlete bag | Finisher certificate | Nutrition | Give Away | Incredible Trail Running Experience

More information

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Race Details

Loop Details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
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Venue Surface (day loop)
Single track, jeep track, plantation pathways, cycle track
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