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

Event Date

Sun, Oct 15, 2017

Address

North Bend, OH

About This Activity

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 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 Saucony Trail Shoes, redeemable at Fleet Feet Sports.

Random drawing Shoe winner: An additional FREE Pair of Saucony 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 12, 2017. Late online registration will be available through Friday, October 13, 2017

Register by mail by printing and mailing a paper registration form. Postmark by Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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 2017 Dirt Days Trail Series. Last chance to earn points and improve your postion in the Series Standings.

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