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Event: Raccoon Creek 5K Trail Walk and Run
Location: Raccoon Creek State Park- Hookstown, PA
Date / Time: Sep 23, 2017 - 9:00 AM
Distance: 5K (3.1 miles)
Street Address: 3000 PA-18
Website: http://www.friendsofraccoon.org/Events.html
 
Event Description The start line is located on the lower parking lot next to the Shower/Bathroom Pavilion. Runners/Walkers will begin traveling west through the lower parking lot, loop to the upper lot, and continue towards the Beach Access Road, turning right to enter. The Beach Access Road features an ascent of 300ft over a distance of 1 kilometer leading up to Raccoon Park Road. Upon Exit, Runners/Walkers will pass Water Station #1 and cross Raccoon Park Road, turn left and travel along the roadside towards the Cross Country Ski Trail entrance on the right. Participants will then travel along Cross Country Ski trail, pass through the Cross Country Ski/Heritage intersection, and continue around the Cross Country Ski Loop. Near the end of the loop, runners/walkers will approach the merged Cross Country Ski/Heritage Trail (White and Blue Blazes) where they will turn right. This section will be traveled approximately 1 kilometer to the Cross Country Ski/Heritage trail split. Taking the left split to continue on Cross Country Ski trail, runners/walkers will then reach Water Station #2 and Raccoon Park Road. Continuing on, cross Raccoon Park Road and re-enter Cross Country Ski trail straight ahead that leads to the Old Pavilion Area. When arriving at the Old Pavilion Area, turn right and travel around the outer rim (counterclockwise) until entering the trail leading back to the Beach Area on the right. Here the trail will descend back to the beach parking lot and finish line.
  This Event is Invitation Only. Not open to the public.
Contact Information
Name: David Wojtaszek
Address: 18 Charlton Street
City, State Zip: Pittsburgh, PA15050
Phone: 4126084032
Alternate Phone: 4126084032
Email: Dunespire@aol.com
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