2016 Pisgah Running Adventure Race (PRAR)

Event Date

Sun, May 8, 2016

Address

Pisgah Forest, NC

About This Activity

Teams of two runners will race to reach 4 out of 5 checkpoints, in any order, and return to the start/finish. Checkpoint locations will remain secret until start time and there is no suggested route. Routes will vary between 20-30 miles and should take 4 or more hours to complete.

Location: In the field directly across NC276 from Davidson River Campground in Pisgah Forest, NC.

1000 Pisgah Highway
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768

Directions:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
35.28083, -82.7225
35°16’51″N, 82°43’21″W

From Asheville, North Carolina, take I-40 West to I-26 East to Exit 40 (Airport Road/Asheville Regional Airport), onto State Highway 280. Continue south 15.5 miles on 280 to Pisgah National Forest. Turn right at the intersection of Highway 280/64/276. Go north on 276 for 1 mile. Follow signs to Davidson River campground.

From Spartanburg, South Carolina, take I-26 West to Exit 40 (Airport Road/Asheville Regional Airport), onto State Highway 280. Continue south 15.5 miles on 280 to Pisgah National Forest. Turn right at the intersection of Highway 280/64/276. Go north on 276 for 1 mile. Follow signs to Davidson River campground.

From Charlotte, North Carolina, take I-85 South to Gastonia and exit at U.S. Highway 74 West. Merge with I-26 West to Exit 40 (Airport Road/Asheville Regional Airport), onto State Highway 280. Continue south 15.5 miles on 280 to Pisgah National Forest. Turn right at the intersection of Highway 280/64/276. Go north on 276 for 1 mile. Follow signs to Davidson River campground.

Sign-In and Gear Check: 5:30-7:30AM

Mandatory racer meeting: 7:45AM

Race start: 8:00AM

Mandatory Gear (per team):

(2) rain jackets, (2) emergency blankets, (1) pisgah Map, (1) compass, (1) lighter, (1) water filter or iodine

NO REFUNDS.

Brevard area Lodging:

The Sunset Motel

Davidson River Campground

Hampton Inn Brevard

Holiday Inn Express Brevard

Event details and schedule

Sign-In and Gear Check 5:30-7:30AM

Mandatory racer meeting 7:45AM

Race start 8:00AM

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