All proceeds to benefit Lakeland Pantry and Food for Kidz!Join us on the scenic Bearskin Trail through forests with views of 3 lakes in beautiful Minocqua, WI. There will be a 12 Marathon and a 5K run professionally chip timed by TandH Timing.The 12 Marathon will be run along 13.1 miles of one of the most scenic sections of the Bearskin Trail.Shuttle will be available at Torpy Park at 6:30am to take racers to the starting point. The 5K Run/Walk will take place at 8:05 am on the Bearskin Trail departing directly from Torpy. Water stations will be located every 2 miles with bathrooms located at the entrance to the trail, at Blue Lake( approx. the halfway point) and at Torpy Park. A 1K Cubby Run will be held at 7:45 for boys and girls (10 and under), who will receive a Cubby Pack and ribbon. There will be a number of activities at Torpy Park on race day morning: music to jump-start the mornings activities, outstanding complimentary food and refreshments at the Bear Stop Inn, specialty thirst quenching drinks and the popular Bear Paw Painters (returning to offer hand and face painting for kids of all ages).
This is a very safe off road race, on a former railroad grade. It is comprised of crushed granite and is shaded. It is known as the BearSkin Trail.
The start of the race is located in Torpy Park in downtown Minocqua (on the island).