Brier Creek Trail Run - Sept

September 29, 2018

Brier Creek Trail Run
Nolin Lake State Park
5K Trail Run

Registration begins at 7am (CST)

Pre-register at www.active.com, $30

Race begins at 8 am (CST)

Run will consist of a 1.2 mile of asphalt surface road section at the beginning of the race.  The rest of the race will be on the State Park Mountain Bike Trail that extends in a loop for 1.9 miles and returns to the same location as the start of the race at the beach parking lot.  Terrain will include a narrow dirt path with occasional clusters of rocks and exposed tree roots.  Some small drains the trail crosses may be wet/muddy.  There will be some change in elevation throughout the trail portion of the race, but most of the elevation change will be gradual through a series of switch back turns that will take runners up hillsides.  Sturdy running shoes designed for cross country running are recommended.  Wild animals such as squirrels, deer, wild turkey, turtles and snakes my be encountered on the trail run.