All those who can not make to Liepāja or those to whom one Coastline Trek is just not enough are invited to the fourth annual Coastline Trek’18: Klaipėda with Gjensidige!
On the 22nd of September hikking adventures are going back to where it all started – to the Curonian Spit. Five different routes will be laid out across the beaches of Neringa passing through ancestry woodlands, historical fishing villages and majestic white sand dunes. Horizons of the Curonian spit turn even more magical in the light of breaking autumn get your boots ready for an adventure not to be forgoten.
START LOCATION: Smiltynės g. 13, Klaipėda, Lietuva (GPS: 55.706008, 21.110603)
Pupils, seniors and children up to 7 years of old during the registration to specific routes can choose a price type with a discount.
During the collection of starter packs all participants registered with a discount will be asked to provide a document confirming their status.
Transporting participants from the Old Ferry Terminal to the Curonian Spit on the day of the event and back.
PARTICIPANT PASS & MAP
Check-in marking table and useful orientation information.
Bottled water in all stops.
REST AND ASSISTANCE STOPS
Every 4-5 km set up stop for participant check-in, services and rest.
In all stops.
For all participants.
For the participants of longer routes.
First aid kit in each stop.
Back to the start area if it is decided to terminate the hike.
STORAGE OF BELONGINGS
In the starting area.
After successfully completing the chosen route.
Nominal with marked number of kilometres walked.
On the 22nd of September (Saturday) all participants must arrive at the start area, address: Smiltynės str. 13, Klaipėda, Lithuania (GPS: 55.706008, 21.110603).
After arriving to the start area, your ticket will be scanned (mobile versions accepted) and you will be handed out your starting package, which contains:
After registration, you are allowed to begin the hike on the designated time for your route, which can be found in the route comparison area.
Rest and assistance stops will be set up all across the hike route, in which you are required to check-in with your participant pass. You will also be able to replenish your water supplies, have a cup of tea, grab a snack and if need be, receive first medical assistance.
TRANSPORTATION AFTER TERMINATING YOUR HIKE EARLY
Participants wishing to terminate their hike early will have to get to the nearest rest and assistance stop. From there, they will be brought back to the start area by designated vehicles. At the last rest and assistance stop, participants should present their participant pass to volunteers and will receive a diploma with the exact number of kilometres walked.
All of the hike routes are radial, thus you will start and finish and the same place – Smiltynės str. 13, Klaipėda, Lithuania. Here, the participants who have successfully completed their chosen route will be awarded with nominal diplomas and medals. However, the hike is not a race, thus your time will not be recorded and there will be no rewards for the first hikers crossing the finish line.