Hydra Trail 2018 – bikepacking race

Hydra Trail – a 10 year product of many searchings and adventures. It goes all the way from Poland\Lithuanian border and almost fully goes near water – Nemunas, Neris or Žeimena, touching the best of nature parks, then lastly crosses the famous Gražutė regional park and ends in Zarasai, near the border of Latvia. It traverses Lithuania from south to north-east. The route has both technical (XC) singletracks and gravel parts, which go through most beautiful lithuanian cities and countryside towns. Have some of best times exploring exquisite Lithuania’s nature and challenge yourself in endurance at the same time! Along the trail you will also have to visit two biggest cities in Lithuania: Kaunas and capital Vilnius – for sure you will be surprised how close singletracks and city centers can be and at the same time how beautiful and untouched nature is in Lithuania!

Participants must come to Veisiejai a day before start, on July 12th (Thursday) where they will be granted a sleeping place and opportunity to check Veisiejai town and surroundings. After registration we will chat and have a picnic.

On Thursday evening we will have main meeting, in which participants will hear a short presentation of Hydra Trail, instructions, recommendations and rules. Participants will be familiarised with obligatory app “Never Alone” usage and functions, every participant will get Premium account service and will be checked if it works.

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