Six Foot Track Marathon

The Six Foot Track is a 45km trail stretching across the Blue Mountains from the Explorer's Marked Tree, near Katoomba, to the Jenolan Caves.

The marathon started in 1984 and follows the length of the entire trail.


The race is a not for profit event and all profits are donated to the Blue Mountains Rural Fire Service who man the aid stations on race day.

Each year the event has over 850 entrants completing the course on race day.

The Six Foot Track Marathon does not operate a wait list and entries are not able to be sold or transferred as per race rules.

Next Race date is
Saturday 11th March 2023
Entries for the 2023 race will open on Monday November 28th
Our Entry Process is not a "rush" registration

Please take the time before you start your registration to read through the step by step guide. This will answer your questions and and help you and our volunteers avoid having to spend extra time to answer questions or address problems from taking the wrong option.

Preferred Entry Link

Note that Deferred 2022 Entrants will be emailed a special link and code to register and use their discount

Lottery Registration Link

Thank you to our sponsors