The 49th Annual Switchback Scamper

Sun October 20, 2019 Jim Thorpe, PA US 18229 Directions

10k Run

2:00PM EDT - 4:00PM EDT

5k Walk

2:00PM EDT - 4:00PM EDT
625 Lentz Trail
Jim Thorpe, PA US 18229

Course: Run Distance is 10k. Beginning in Summit Hill borough, thru the streets for the first 2 miles, next 2.5 miles on gravel and grass covered trails, 1/4 mile on highway to trail, final .2 on pavement. All downhill trail is the former Switchback Railroad. (Transportation to the race start can be provided). 

Finish: at the beautiful Match Chunk Lake Park - Summit Hill police escort at start, ambulance/medical assistance at finish. 

Registration/ Packet Pickup: Mauch Chunk Lake Park - Wildoner/Koch Pavilion from 12 noon until 1:30 p.m. (Alternate route to lake via 443 to 902 to Lentz Trail to the March Chunk Lake Park, or 209 S right on Beaver St. to right on Flagstaff Road to left onto Lentz Trail to MCLP or from Hazelton area 93 to 209N, right on Walnut Ave, to right on Center Ave, Continue on Center Ave until end, proceed straight onto highway (Lentz Trail), lake entrance on left. 

Contact : Kevin Cunningham @ 484-557-2033 with any questions. 

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