Dirt Days Trail Series - West Side, Best Side 5K Trail Run at Shawnee Lookout

Sun October 21, 2018 North Bend, OH US 45052 Directions
Events

5K Trail Run

$15 9:00AM EDT Price increases after October 18, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT

Volunteer

$0 9:00AM EDT Registration ends October 16, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
Shawnee Lookout Park
2008 Lawrenceberg Road
North Bend, OH US 45052
Description

Dirt Days Trail Series - Shawnee Lookout "West-Side-Best-Side" Trail Run

Sunday, October 21, 2018 9:00 am

Shawnee Lookout Hamiltion County Park

Shawnee Lookout is located at the Southwest corner of Hamilton County and is perched above the confluence of the Great Miami and Ohio Rivers. It is well known for its historical Springhouse School and Log Cabin and Native American archaeological earthworks. The park's nature trails, including the 1.3-mile Blue Jacket, 2.0-mile Little Turtle and the 1.4-mile Miami Fort trail, offer spectacular views of the Ohio River and Great Miami River valleys. The park also features picnic areas, a playground and boat access to the Great Miami River.

Begins and ends at the Waterhole Meadow Shelter. The Course combines the two lollipop loops of the Blue Jacket and Little Turtle nature trails and includes breathtaking views of the river valley below. 

This is the final event of the 2018 Dirt Days Trail Series and offers one last chance to earn series points. 

Location:

Shawnee Lookout is located at the Southwest corner of Hamilton County and is perched above the confluence of the Great Miami and Ohio Rivers.

Google: 2008 Lawrenceberg Road, North Bend, OH 45052 to get directions from your location

GPS Coordinates: 39.125747, -84.789611

Great Parks of Hamilton County:

You may be asked to show a valid park pass when entering the park. Daily passes are available

Link to Shawnee Lookout Web Page

The Course:

Begins and ends at the Waterhole Meadow Shelter. The Course combines the two lollipop loops of the 1.3 milw Blue Jacket and 2 mile Little Turtle nature trails and includes breathtaking views of the river valley below.

Individual Event Awards:

The overall top male and overall top female will receive a FREE Pair of Altra Trail Shoes, redeemable at Fleet Feet Sports.

Random drawing Shoe winner: An additional FREE Pair of Altra Trail Shoes will be randomly awarded at each event, redeemable at Fleet Feet Sports!

No duplicate shoe winners are allowed throughout the series. This means that many people regardless of ability will have an opportunity to win a pair of shoes.

10 age-graded awards.

10 randomly drawn door prizes.

You must be present to win any random drawing and you cannot accept for someone else, so stick around!

T-Shirts:

Dirt Day Trail series Tech shirts will also be available for purchase both online and at the race. These shirts are being sold by Fleet Feet and are $15 each while supplies last.

Amenities:

We will have a variety of treats for you. If the weather is nice, stick around and toss a frisbee in the meadow and celebrate life!

Registration Fee:

Registration Fee: $15 Pre-registration per race. Late registration, when offered, will be $17. It was determined that not enough folks were pre-registering so the race day fee was raised to $20 to "encourage" pre-registration.

Register online through Thursday, October 18, 2018. Late online registration will be available through Friday, October 19, 2018

Register by mail by printing and mailing a paper registration form. Postmark by Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Register on Race day from 7:30 am through 8:45 am

Race Day Registration and pick up:

There is no early packet pick up for this event. Check in on day of race is from 7:30 am through 8:45 am. 

The Dirt Days Trail Series:

This is the final leg of the 2018 Dirt Days Trail Series. Last chance to earn points and improve your position in the Series Standings.

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About the Dirt Days Trail Series

This is a unique series of trail events in the Greater Cincinnati area. This Series consists of eight dates and ten events. Events will include trail runs of varying distances from about 3 to 11 miles, including a night trail run.. It includes combining your performances in various events to see who are the Dirtiest Dozen men and women. We are excited to be able to put on these slightly different events for the local running community. Run one race or sign up for the series and run them all!

Go to the Dirt Days Home Page to learn more about the series

Printable, Mailable Trail Series Entry Form - All Events

If you prefer to sign up by mail, please print the attached Registration form and mail, with payment to the listed address. Make sure we receive it by Wednesday prior to the event so we will have time to process the registration. Thank You.

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

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CHIP TIMING

Once again, this year's race will be chip timed with Ipico shoe tags. All Times will be read electronically. You do not have to have a tag to participate but you must have a tag to receive a time. To receive a time, you must properly attach shoe tag to your shoe. No tag, no time! Shoe tags will be distributed on race-day only. Tags are re-useable and will be collected at the finish line. If you are given a tag, you must agree to return it for reuse. Check out the video to see how to properly attach your timing chip.

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