Sat September 2 - Sun September 3, 2023 Mount Kilimanjaro, _ TZ


74km Trail Ultra

$430 09/02 6:00AM EAT - 7:30PM EAT Registration ends July 29, 2023 at 11:59pm EAT

67km Trail Ultra

$430 09/02 6:00AM EAT - 6:00PM EAT Registration ends July 29, 2023 at 11:59pm EAT
Open to ages 16+.

42km Full Marathon

$430 09/03 6:30AM EAT - 3:30PM EAT Registration ends July 29, 2023 at 11:59pm EAT
Open to ages 16+.

21km Half Marathon

$380 09/03 7:30AM EAT - 3:00PM EAT Registration ends July 29, 2023 at 11:59pm EAT

Non-Racer (Attending)

$0 09/02 12:00PM EAT Registration ends August 31, 2023 at 11:59pm EAT

Race Website

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Run On the Roof of Africa

September 5, 2021

Kilimanjaro Trail Run (KTR) offers four distance running trail events on the tallest freestanding mountain in the world: half (21km) and full (42km) marathons and ultras of 67km and 74km. All races climb to an elevation of 3850 meters (12600 ft) over a mix of double track, single track and technical single track trails (except the 74km event which climbs to 4170m).

For more information on the races, please see our website (

Packet pickup, race briefings, and the KTR race village will be at Simba Farm in West Kilimanjaro. (2°59'14.2"S 37°04'56.9"E   |   -2.987276, 37.082484)


Race registration includes:
  • Race registration 
  • Kilimanjaro National Park and West Kili National Forest fees
  • Fully stocked race feed zones
  • T-shirt and swag bag
  • Post-race entertainment and awards ceremony
  • Medical & emergency care + search & rescue
Not included:
  • Tanzanian visa and/or travel to Tanzania
  • Transport to / from KTR race village
  • Camping fees and/or accommodation
  • Meals
Optional add-ons available at checkout:
  • Camping fees at KTR race village: $20 pp/night (excl tent)
  • Tent (2 person) rental with 2 mattresses: $25 per night (excl sleeping bag)
  • Airport transfers: $45 per person one-way (shared vehicles)
  • 3 day pre-race safari: 3 days and 2 nights in Ngorongoro Crater and Tarangire National Park, $1140 sharing accommodation


*East African citizens and residents, contact us directly (nashesha(at)redknotdevelopment(dot)org) for information regarding discounted packages and/or race entry.*


Tanzania is a truly amazing country, and you should experience it while here for Kilimanjaro Trail Run. We’ve made the first step an easy one for you:


Kili Trail Run 3 Day Pre-race Safari

Early morning airport or hotel pickup
Travel to Tarangire National Park, where baobab trees and elephants rule the landscape.
Picnic lunch in the park followed by more game viewing
Overnight at a permanent tented camp. Accommodation is full board with beds and en suite bathrooms, all meals included.

Early morning breakfast
Descend into Ngorongoro Crater, the largest unbroken caldera in the world. Enjoy a full day of game viewing with the crater rim a backdrop to every scene.
Picnic lunch overlooking the hippo pool, followed by more game viewing.
Second overnight at permanent tented camp.

Early morning breakfast
Visit a traditional boma, to experience Maasai culture and true Tanzanian hospitality.
Travel to the KTR race village, in time for packet pickup, an afternoon run, and race briefings.


For further details please see the KTR website at

Kilimanjaro Trail Run is a production of Red Knot Racing Company and a member race of the Red Knot Adventure Series.



Simba Farm
West Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro, TZ _

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