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Fresno Turkey Trot

Thu November 23 2017
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Location: Fresno, CA US 93720 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
5K and 2 Mile Course Descriptions

Starts at 8:00am. 5K Course starts and finishes in front of the Mt. View Shelter. Head south along the road to the toll booth, then take a right, towards the HWY 41 edge of the park. Follow the dirt path, crossing the paved road and  passing the 1 mile mark before the gazebo. Go up the incline hill and turn right just before the road. Follow the path around the pond and then turn left going past the picnic tables and coming to the road. Go left and down the road, crossing onto the dirt path down to Killer Hill. Go 2/3 of the way up Killer Hill and go left and up and down the roller coaster hills to the 2 mile mark. Just past the 2 mile mark, turn right onto the road for .25 mile. Turn right onto the path used for the first mile and take it back to Mt. View Shelter finish line.

There will be a wave start with 3 waves based on run pace starting 1-2 minutes apart.

2 Mile Course: Start after the 5k waves and turn left onto the Woodward Park main road. Follow it for about 3/4 of a mile and make a hairpin right turn onto the Eaton Trail heading south. Follow the Eaton Trail, turning right when it nears Audubon. Continue on the trail turning right at the main entrance and finishing back at the start. Please finish to the right of the finish banner so as not interfere with the runners who need to finish on the mat under the banner to get their official times.