Friends of Government Canyon Recharge 8K/15K Trail Run

8K, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Nov 1, 2014


San Antonio, TX

About This Activity

The Recharge 8K/15K Trail Run benefits the Friends of Government Canyon, a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization that raises funds and provides volunteer services to help maintain, preserve, and protect Government Canyon State Natural Area.

Please help us make a difference and join us for our inaugural trail race!  Your entry fee includes a one-year membership to the Friends of Government Canyon, race t-shirt, a well-marked, well-supported course with well stocked aid stations, and post-race food and refreshments for all participants!

Event details and schedule

7:30am Start for 15K

7:45am Start for 8K

10am Awards Ceremony


Due to impact on the Natural Area the race will be capped at 300 participants. In the event of rain, the race will be rescheduled on Saturday, November 8, 2014. 7:30am.  Sorry No Refunds

This race is chip timed. Awards will be given to overall and masters M/F in each race.  Age group awards will be given in 10 year increments (19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over)

8K runs through the area's Frontcountry on the Savannah Loop and Lytle's Loop.  An easy to moderate trail that is great for beginners and walkers.

15K runs through the hilly and rocky Backcountry on the Recharge, Far Reaches, Sendero Balcones, Little Windmill and Joe Johnston trails. A very challenging course with amazing views.


Fleet Feet Sports, 6408 N. New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209
Thursday, October 30th and Friday, October 31st, Noon-6pm

Please check our website for information regarding parking.

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