ESCAPE TO CHAMA!
New Mexico Running Retreat Summer Session ONE
July 11-13, 2014
Friends, Join Jeffery Genova and me for a unique running experience in the remote mountains of Chama New Mexico. Run through the New Mexico landscape with the ghosts of the Navajo and Apache hunters, dark blues skies, long mountain trails, tall trees and wild elk. The all inclusive registration fee features, three days of guided group running, group lodging in the rustic Kennedy Hunter’s Cabin, runner friendly meals, live entertainment, custom tech shirt, gift raffles and a gallery of digital photographs from the event.
Let's run Chama!
The tiny village of Chama, New Mexico, sits at the base of 10,000-foot Sangre de Cristo Mountains in one of America’s most spectacular settings. Our venue is the family owned, Kennedy Hunter’s Cabin located one and a half hours out of Chama.
Get yourself to Albuquerque or downtown Chama and we will do the rest. Upon registration, we will coordinate regional ground transportation with you. The closest airport is Albuquerque International Sunport - ABO. Plan to arrive late Thursday or early Friday. Pick up and delivery is included in your registration.
Meals are also included in your registration fees. Homestyle, runner friendly meals will be provided. Let’s talk about special requests and or requirements.
The Kennedy Hunter’s Cabin is large, rustic and comfortable. There are several rooms, a loft and country porch for semi-private community sleeping on warm comfortable beds. There is indoor restrooms and shower facilities.
Plan to arrive in New Mexico on late Thursday or early Friday. Depart on Sunday afternoon or evening.
Thursday, July 10 - Early arrivals welcome - contact us with your schedule, we will meet you at the airport or downtown Chama and transport you to the cabin. Thursday night dinner included.
Friday, July 11 - Official first day - contact us with your schedule, we will meet you at the airport or downtown Chama and transport you to the cabin. Once we are all checked in there will be a get acquainted group run followed by dinner and campfire social.
Saturday, July 12 - Early coffee, light breakfast followed by guided mountain trail run - distance optional. Outdoor trailside lunch after the morning run. Mid day Yoga session or free time at the cabin. Family style group dinner followed by a night time trail run. Bring your headlamps!
Sunday, July 13 - Early coffee, light breakfast followed a sunrise trail run. Back to the cabin for lunch followed by check out and transportation back to town or airport.