Frontcountry Trail Run - Rattlesnake Ledge


Frontcountry Trail Run - Rattlesnake Ledge

Sunrise Run

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.25 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,150 ft
  • Pace: 3 to 4 mph

Time: 7:05am, on trail running no later than 7:15am.
Place: Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead (Small parking lot just outside main gate)
Link to parking here:

No parking pass required.

There are portalets at this trailhead.

Run up to the 1st ledge to catch the sunrise at 7:57am. View is weather permitting, run is rain or shine.  
Pace will be steady easy/moderate with 2 or 3 quick breathers on the way up. We won't be setting any PR's running, but we won't be walking either.

We will be running in the dark so headlamp with good batteries required.
Microspikes for traction may be required.


Rattlesnake Ledge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Sturdy running shoes
  • Headlamp with good batteries
  • Microspikes (possibly)
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