The Great White Rann – Run of Kutch
Run of Kutch is a qualifier for the The North Face® Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (UTMB) – 80Kms – 1 Point, 160Kms – 4 Points.
Rann of Kutch is unique for many reasons. It is also part of Thar Desert that extends in to Rajasthan. It is dubbed to be the largest salt desert in the world. Its sheer expanse of 7000 odd square kilometers can be daunting. Race route explores the Large Rann, the salt desert which skirts the borders, skirts along the sea coast and ends in the ancient ruin town of Dolaveera. Some sections of the route are accessible only by foot, camels and two wheelers. The race will start at the coastal town of Koteswar, the tip of Indian west, cut through the ruins of Lakhpat, progress towards the White Desert through the towns of Haji Peer and Luna, with captivating history of their own, go through Kadva and reach ancients ruins town of Dholavira through unchartered Kaladogra route, which stands at zero axis..Read More