Easter Trail Running Retreat

Easter Trail Running Retreat


1999 €




7 nights

Easter Trail Running Retreat


March 25th 2024 to April 1st 2024

Join us for a seven night trail running retreat culminating in the famous Crocodile trail race!

Join us for a fun trail running holiday that highlights the stunning landscapes of Crete with cultural history and delicious Cretan cuisine.  You’ll be staying on a secluded, landscaped estate that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea, surrounded by hundreds of acres of working olive groves, with the exception of the night before the race where you’ll be staying in the quaint and beautiful town of Paleochora on the South coast.

Day 1 – Monday

Arrival day and pick up from Chania airport

Shakeout community run 7km

Day 2 – Tuesday


Morning trail run Rodopou peninsular 21km

Picnic lunch

Afternoon free time – swim / beach

Dinner in local taverna

Day 3 – Wednesday


Morning trail run Kissamos 10km


Wine tasting

Dinner in local taverna

Day 4 – Thursday


Morning trail run Milia 16km

Lunch in local tavern

Optional hike Topolia gorge

Dinner in local taverna

Day 5 – Friday


Morning trail run Meskla / Theriso loop 10km – 21km options


Afternoon yoga for runners session

Dinner in local taverna

Day 6 – Saturday


Drive to Paleochora

Free time to explore town

Beach picnic lunch

Afternoon swim / beach time

Pasta Dinner at local taverna

Day 7 – Sunday

Race day!

Choose between 20.5km and 9.5km distances


Post race lunch party

Afternoon swim / beach time

Celebration dinner at local taverna

Day 8 – Monday

Departure day


Airport / Chania drop off


All trails are subject to change dependent on weather. Bonus miles optional add on.  Go your own pace, never any pressure.  All runs are optional

What’s included:

All breakfast, lunch, dinners

Transport to and from trails

6 nights in retreat lodging

1 night in Paleochora hotel night before the race min 3 star

Race entrance

Wine tasting

Yoga class

Cretan Wild T shirt

Accommodation based on 2 people sharing a room (single occupancy available at an extra cost)

What’s not included:

Liability insurance

Snacks outside of meal times

Activities in free time

Alcohol excl beer and wine