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3rd Annual Harvest Hustle & Post Run Feast · Saturday, October 21st

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Organized by: Hannah Jensen.

Start: Saturday, Oct. 21st, 2:00 pm

Description:

TL;DR - this event features a hilly-as-heck North Shore trail run, followed by a potluck chez moi. This event is NOT beginner-friendly, and experience running on technical, steep trails would be preferable!


Part 1: Run

- runners will meet at Old Buck Trailhead, near the base of Mount Seymour in North Vancouver

 - UPDATE: we will only have 1 pace group this year, as my mom (the second run leader) can no longer make it. 

- we will follow the same route as last year. It is about 21 km, and can be seen here: https://www.strava.com/activities/732660415 (this was the "fast" group - the "slow" group took at least an hour longer)

For anyone who knows the North Shore trails well, the route is as follows:

Old Buck --> Bridle Path --> Sticks & Stones --> Bridle Path --> Baden Powell (Seymour Grind) --> Good Sir Martin --> Penny Lane, Rapid Transit, etc. --> Baden Powell (down through Hyannis) --> Fisherman's Trail --> Mystery Creek Climb --> Ridgerunner --> Greenland --> NS High School League Trail --> Forever After --> Dale's Trail --> through Mushroom Parking Lot to Incline Trail (then cross Mt Seymour Rd) --> Old Buck Connector --> Old Buck to parking lot

Don't worry, you don't have to memorize this because you will have a leader.

 

Part 2: Feast

Michael and I are going to host a potluck feast at my house after the race! Bring something to share, and I'll pop it in a cooler in my car while we run. There are showers at Parkgate Rec Centre (right near Old Buck Trailhead) if you feel like washing up after the run.

NOTE: there will be NO pre-trip meeting for this event. I will send out an email with further details closer to the date.

In the meantime, feel free to email me if you have any questions!

 

Posted: 2017-09-12 12:59:11
Last modified: 2017-10-10 11:01:43