Introduction to Trail Running Racing

Field trip: Introduction to Trail Running Racing

Introduction to Trail Running Racing - Granite Creek Trail

Continue building the milage and gain.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,810 ft

Parking is limited - carpooling is recommended. 

Meet option 1: Tibbets Valley Parking lot by the skateboard park at 7:30 AM. 

Meet option 2: Granite Creek TH Parking lot at 8-8:15 AM

This session focuses on building your base milage and gain.  See Gaia route here.

NOTE: Poles recommended!


Granite Creek Trail

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please wear layers of breathable, technical clothing suitable for outdoor aerobic activities.

  • Waterproof jacket, hat, buff, gloves, and sunglasses
  • Trail running shoes
  • A small day pack or belt 
  • Bring snacks and water
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