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Chester Woods 50k June 6th 2015

*Check in starts at 5:00 AM

*Park in front of beach house

* The race will start at 6:00 AM also in front of the beach house

* 1. The first 2.25 miles are through a meadow (see map) You will only Run through the east meadow one time! The 1st aid station is at 2.6 miles

* 2. You will enter the woods :) at just past 3 miles and run along the ridge of the beautiful Chester Woods Valley, crossing Bear Creek and arriving at the 2nd aid station. Just past 5 miles

*3. From that aid station you will complete the Zieman loop, which is actually 2 loops. There are two out-n-back sections. Follow the signs and take every right turn and you'll find yourself back at the same aid station which is now aid station #3 about 8 miles into the route.

*4. After leaving aid station #3 you will back track again for a short distance before taking a right and turning on to the South Sand Prairie trail. You will follow that across the prairie into the deep woods and across Bear Creek again and up the "Big Dam Hill" to the dam overlook. Aid station #4 10 miles into the route.

*5. From aid station # 4 you will run along a trail with beautiful views of Chester Lake, across the fisherman's parking lot, and along the lake trail back to the beach house.

*6. The second loop is exactly the same as the first only skip the East Meadow. Go from the beach house directly to the aid station.

*7. The third loop is exactly like the second only you will exit the lake trail and go to the finish line( there'll be a big sign)

Related Links:
• 1. Start to 1st aid station
• 2. 1st aid station to 2nd aid station
• 3. 2nd aid station around Zieman Loop back to same aid station # 3
• 4. 3rd aid station to 4th aid station ( Dam Overlook)
• 5. 4th aid to beach house
• 6 . 2nd loop (skip the east meadow)
• 7. 3rd loop, finish only
• Garmin download from 2013

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