2015 Trail running weekend at Sun Peaks Resort- August 8th & 9th 2015 – Super fun alpine running!
Join us for the weekend or just one day! The training weekend will be covering the trails that are used in the Dirty Feet 50km and relay on Sept 12th. So if you want to pre-run the trails and learn more about what to expect then join us!
Looking to put in some miles this weekend and want some fun people to do it with and a great place to run? Join us!
Day one will cover the first 3 legs of the course but you can choose to do 10km, 20km or 35km and Day two will cover leg 4 which is about 15km.
Day 1 – Option one – Meet at 8:30am at at Guest Services at the main lodge to run up to mid mountain (10km), run the alpine trails of leg 2 up to the top of Mt Tod (10km) take a dip in the lake if it’s hot and leg 3 run across the mountain and gradually drop down to the Resort (15km). – Eat, Drink and enjoy the Midnight Sun and Art and Film Festival!!
Day 1 – Option two – Take the lift up to mid mountain at 10am (meet at Guest Services at 9:45am) meet up with the group and run the alpine trails of leg 2 – 10km and leg 3 – 15km in the alpine same as option 1. – Eat, Drink and enjoy the Midnight Sun and Art and Film Festival!!
Day 1 – Option three – Take the lift up to mid mountain at 10am (meet at Guest Services at 9:45am) meet up with the group for a run in the alpine – 10km then take the lift down and meet the group at the bottom for food, beers and Midnight Sun and Art and Film Festival!! This option is more catered to all abilities and everyone is welcome for this option.
Day 1 – Option 4 – Take the lift up so you meet us at the top of the lift between noon and 12:30pm Meet the group at the top Sunburst Lodge located at the top of Sunburst Express chairlift at the Lodge and join us for the 15km run across the mountain and down to the Village – Leg 3 of the race 50km Relay. This option is also more catered to all abilities and everyone is welcome for this option.
Everyone will be able to re-fuel at Sunburst Lodge and get ready for the downhill run.
Option 2, 3 and 4 you will need to purchase a hiking lift ticket from guest services for $19 – Guest Services opens at 10am.
Cool down and stretch and get ready for Day 2.
Day 2 – Meet at guest services at the main lodge at 10am to run 15km on the Morrissey side of the Resort following some fun switchbacks up the hill and come down following some fun backcountry ski trails back to the village – this is leg 4 of the relay. Have Lunch and enjoy the rest of the Festival!
Space is limited please RSVP early.
Open to anyone who loves to run and the mountains – Everyone is Welcome!!
Bring a yoga mat or towel for some stretching and demoing some Addaday products.
Cost – $25/day or $40 for the 2 days! Get ready for a super fun weekend! – More details to come.
To reserve your spot please email Phil and Grace at firstname.lastname@example.org and list what days or both days that you will be attending! 250-852-8522
If you are looking to stay up there for the weekend check out the Nancy Green Cahilty Lodge or the Sun Peaks Grand Hotel!
Click here for the details on the Midnight Sun Art and Film Festival!! There’s lots to do for everyone!!