2022 Otter Challenge

The Otter African Trail event takes place annually and runs in the opposite direction each year. The Otter Edition traverses East to West starting in Storms River and finishing in Natures Valley. With the Retto Edition Running West to East, from Natures Valley to Storms River.

The 42km route features rugged Indian Ocean coastline trails, indigenous forests, river crossings, spectacular scenery and 7,000 steps on average. Every year the Otter African Trail Run hosts two cut-off time graded events:

Otter – Challenge takes place first, with an 11-hour cut-off
Otter – Race two days later, with a more competitive 9-hour cut-off