Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Driftless Discovery Trail Run

Trail running like NO OTHER! June 7th, 2014 1:00 PM

Park Entrance of Van Peenan Memorial Park on Quarry Hill, Decorah, Iowa.
Find yourself running in the gorgeous terrain surrounding Decorah, Iowa.
REGISTER TODAY: Driftlessdiscoverytrailrun.us

The Northeast Iowa Montessori School [NEIM] of Decorah, Ia presents the Driftless Discovery Trail Run, June 7th, 2014, 1:00 PM.

Come to Northeast Iowa's bluff country, a place unlike anywhere else in the state, and perhaps the Midwest.
Enthusiasts drive in from all parts of the Midwest to enjoy these trails. Come see why! 

On your adventure to Decorah as you experience our trail run, you will find our city’s premier campground, lush butterfly gardens, a scenic waterfall, the Upper Iowa River tubing and canoeing attractions, hiking, biking, and walking trails; not to mention the modern twist on Midwestern charmed business district where unique shops offer gifts and gear galore!  But don't take our word for it...check it out!

The run will traverse the off-road, single track trails of Van Peenen Memorial Park maintained by a dedicated group of volunteers called the Decorah Human Powered Trails. Van Peenen Memorial Park is one of Decorah’s 13 parks that make outdoor fun and staying fit a way of life in Winnesheik County.  The trails are groomed, marked and ready for the more adventurous types like you.  This area is part of the outstanding 17-mile system of single-track mountain bike trails.  Here is your chance to challenge your body by running them. The parks were even cause to be mentioned in Men’s Journal magazines “52 Great American Weekends” feature.  Come see why! 

A portion of the proceeds will be split between the Decorah Human Powered Trails and the Decorah Park & Rec.

This year we will offer 3 distances and a general entry prize raffle post race. We will have extra raffle tickets for sale the day of the race. You must be present to win and pick up your prize.

3 distances:
The Little Drifters 1 mile (FREE for 13 and under)
Short Course 5 K $30
Long Course 10 K $40

Kids 13 and under are FREE but still need to register!
Race t-shirts available for purchase with online registration.  Each registrant will recieve a complimentary water bottle.

REGISTER TODAY: Driftlessdiscoverytrailrun.ushttps://www.facebook.com/DriftlessDiscoveryTrailRun

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More details to come!
It's time to tell your friends and see how really is KING or QUEEN or the hill!

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