Hidden Glen 10K


Sun 27th Apr 2025

Monachyle Mhor Hotel, Balquhidder
10K: £25 | Fun Run: £7

Hidden Glen 10K

Starting at boutique hotel Monachyle Mhor, this is not your average 10K! Trace the banks of Loch Doine and run deep into Monachyle Glen… Voted Best 10K in Scotland and 3rd Best in the UK 2020.



+ How much does it cost to enter?

10K: £25

Fun Run: £7

+ Who can take part?

We have 4 gender categories under which you can enter. These are:


  • Male
  • Female
  • Non-binary
  • Other


Prizes to the ‘Top 3’ overall in each of the above gender categories will be awarded if there are a minimum of 5 participants in that category.


An age group prize (1st place only) will be awarded if there is a minimum of 3 participants in that gender’s age category. For example: Female 30-39, Non-binary 40-49.


We also welcome disabled participants to our events but ask that you get in contact before registering so we can discuss any support you may need.


Due to our insurance, dogs are not permitted to participate with runners in any of our events.

+ What are the age limits?

10K: 15+ years old on the day of the event

1K: 5+ years but under 5s can run with adult supervision

+ What's included in the entry fee?
  • Professionally organised event
  • Medal for all participants
  • Water at the finish
  • Electronic chip timing
  • Medical provision across the event route
  • Free access to photos on this website and social media
  • Race hydration from Active Root
  • Parking close to the start/finish
+ What facilities are available?
  • Male/Female/Disabled Toilets
  • Changing Tents
  • First Aid – Event hub and on the route
  • Baggage Drop (TBC)
  • Car parking – In fields close to the start
  • Hot and cold food and drinks
+ What's the event schedule?

9am – Registration, car park and t-shirt collection open

11:45am – Registration desk closes

11:55am – Welcome and safety briefing

12pm – 10K start

12:20pm (approx) – Fun run starts

12:40pm – First 10K finishers expected

2pm – Final runners expected

2.15pm – Prizegiving (TBC)

+ Is the race timed?

Every participant in the 10K event will be accurately timed using chip timing technology from Perfect Timing Scotland. Participant race numbers and timing chips are integrated. Race timing chips will be posted to participants approximately 2 weeks prior to the event. Lost or forgotten numbers can be replaced for a fee of £2 on the day of the event. Participants will be able to check their official time at the timing booth as soon as they finish. Soon after the event, all race results will be posted online and on social media.

+ Is there a cut-off time?

No! No matter how fast or slow you think you are, we will support every runner to cross the finish line. Participants will only be withdrawn from the event or asked not to continue if your health and safety is compromised due to illness or injury.

+ Where will the waterstops be?

There are 3 water stops on the route. These are located at 3, 6 and 8.5K.

+ Is the route marked?

Yes, the route will be fully marked using large yellow signs. Marshals and medical staff will be positioned at key locations.

+ What are the route conditions?

The first 2Km is on tarmac, after this the rest of the route is on trail. Some of it can be muddy and puddly, but this just adds to the fun! We would recommend ‘trail’ shoes for this event.

+ Can I order event merchandise?

Yes via our website, click HERE. There will also be a section of event merchandise, from all our events, available to buy on the day. Payment on the day can be taken by card or cash.

+ Are there prizes for the winners?
  • All participants will receive a medal
  • The top 3 in each of our 4 gender categories (male, female, non-binary and other) will win prizes, if there is a minimum of 5 participants in that gender category. Prize details are TBC.
  • There will also be prizes for winners of the following categories if there is a minimum of 3 participants in that gender age category: Junior (15-17), Open (18-39), Veteran (40-49), Super Veteran (50-59), Vintage Veteran (60+)
  • 1K Fun Run: 1st Boy and Girl (Under 15)
+ Is there car parking available?

Car parking for the event is based in the fields below Monachyle Mhor Hotel. The road to the hotel from the A84 junction is narrow and windy, please drive with caution. On arrival at the event site you will be directed by marshals to the event parking, please follow their instructions. The parking is not suitable for low cars, motorhomes or caravans.

+ Is there any food and drink available at Monachyle Mhor?

Monachlye Mhor will be offering a special selection of food for Hidden Glen participants and spectators. Event food will be available from 9am until 4pm and will include tea and coffee, licensed bar (from 12pm), breakfast rolls, freshly made fish and chips, burgers, salads and home baking. Exact menu TBC.

+ Where can I stay?

Why not treat yourself and stay a Monachyle Mhor or Mhor 84. For more info CLICK HERE.

+ Is the event safe?

Tay Fitness Events want to assure you that you will be very safe while taking part. Throughout the event you will be kept safe by a large and highly qualified team of medical and event professionals along with a large number of experienced event marshals.

+ Can I defer/transfer/get a refund?

Deferrals, Transfers and Refunds:

Deferrals: If a participant is unable to take part they may request a deferral up to 1 month before the event.  Deferrals must be used the following year and cannot be deferred for a second time. After this date, places can only be transferred to another runner.

Transfers: If a participant is unable to take part they may request to transfer their place to another runner up until 1 week before the event. If the race numbers have already been posted out it is up to the runners to organise exchange of the race number.

Refunds: A refund can be requested until 1 month before the event and are subject to a 10% admin fee. After this date, places can only be transferred to another runner.

Make a Request: If you wish to request a deferral, transfer or refund, please email [email protected].

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