The inaugural Rails-to-Traiils Fun Run & Walk, sponsored by Mountain Outfitters and the Mountain Goat Trail Alliance, will be held on April 5.
“Mountain Outfitters has been a supporter of the Mountain Goat Trail since the beginning. We’re proud to sponsor this race to raise money and awareness for the trail,” said David Burnett, owner of Mountain Outfitters.
The 5-mile run will begin at 10:30 am in downtown Sewanee; a 2.5-mile walk will begin at 10:30 at St. James Church in Midway. Both will finish at Mountain Outfitters in Monteagle. There will be live music and drawings for merchandise from Mountain Outfitters and from sponsors including Patagonia, The North Face, Salewa, CamelBak, Swiftwick Socks, and Kavu.
Registration is $15 for students; fee for all others is $25 for early registration and $35 the day of the race. Each entrant will receive a technical T and goody bag. Registration forms will be available at Mountain Outfitters and Woody’s Bicycles, and online here.
Food and drink vendors at the finish will include Phat Boy BBQ, Mountain Goat Market, and Jackalope Brewery.
To enter, go here.