18.5 Miles of Trail Running - 3 Segments - 5-7 Miles/Segment
Solo Racers Run All 18 Miles
2 Person Relay Teams Run One and Two Segments Each
3 Person Relay Teams Run One Segment Each
The Reservoir Relay will include 18 miles of trail running awesomeness in Western Fairfax County. The race traverses the Occoquan Reservoir and will be divided into three linear segments measuring
5-7 miles each. Race solo or leap frog the three segments on a 2 or 3 person relay team.
(This trail race takes place in May each year. Visit race website link below for details.)
Location: Virginia, United States
Geographic Area: Hemlock Overlook
Nearby City: Clifton
Race Length: 18 miles (29 km)
Race Type: Relay
Website URL: http://www.ex2adventures.com/reservoir-relay.php (opens new window)
Segment 1 - Bull Run Park (start) to Hemlock Overlook - 7 Miles
Segment 2 - Hemlock Overlook to Bull Run Marina - 5 Miles
Segment 3 - Bull Run Marina to Fountainhead Regional Park - 6.5 Miles
This race will be well marked and mostly follow the Bull Run - Occoquan Trail (aka the Blue Trail). A few short side trails will be added as well, mainly to connect the Blue Trail with the staging area
at each park. All four of these parks are located along the banks of the historic Bull Run and Occoquan Reservoir and they have some of the most beautiful and remote feeling terrain in Fairfax County, Virginia, only 30 minutes outside of Washington D.C. Sightings of deer, beaver, turkey, osprey and great blue heron are not uncommon.
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Submitted On: 3/10/2017