The Oktoberfest Trail Runs (10-mile and 5-Mile) are held on Wenatchee National Forest lands near Leavenworth, with the start and finish occurring at the Leavenworth Ski Hill facility, located two miles north of the town of Leavenworth.
Local time: 3:30 AM
Description: The 10-mile route will take trail runners from the start at Leavenworth Ski Hill onto the 4 the Boyz Memorial Trail and then the Rosie Boa Trail to the Freund Canyon Trail. Runners will run down Freund Canyon to 4 the Boyz and then back to the Ski Hill. This is a challenging and hilly course, with 1,900 feet of elevation gain.
The 5-mile run will be entirely on the existing ski hill trail system. This course is rolling hills with wide trails and is perfect for the beginning trail runner.
Beer and Bavarian Snacks to follow at the historic Ski Hill Lodge!!
For more details, log onto www.runwenatchee.com
Start times: 8:30 a.m. for the 10-Mile, 8:45 a.m. for the 5-Mile