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BayTrailrunners Whiskey Hill Redwood Run - Marathon

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

25.6 mile 41.1 kilometer loop
89% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 4,096' 1,249 m
Descent: -4,078' -1,243 m
High: 2,256' 688 m
Low: 516' 157 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 27% (15°)

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Trail shared by Robert Rhodes

The BayTrailrunners, Whiskey Hill Redwood Run is a competitive 10K, Half and Full Marathon run in Woodside, CA.

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Overview

While the wild west days of lumbering and moonshining are gone, you can still run the old roads and trails the teamsters and bullwhackers once used to haul their loads out of the redwood forests. During this bygone era, Whiskey Hill in Woodside, CA really lived up to its name offering strong local brews to loggers and travelers while "taking tea" during their commute up and over the Santa Cruz Mountains. You won't be served any brew or shine during this run, but we will provide you with all the necessary favorites among the trail running community.

Description

The BayTrailrunners Whiskey Hill Redwood Run is a small competitive trail race open to all levels of runners. It will be run through the lush redwood forests of Huddart Park in Woodside, CA, and the course is mostly non-technical with moderate climbs. Experts can use this race to measure their progress while first-time racers looking for a new challenge will find this to be an excellent starting point to their trail racing adventures. At the finish, hang around and join us for cold beverages and snacks.

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  5.0 from 3 votes

#4

in Huddart Park

#919

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#4

in Huddart Park

#152

in California

#919

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On course
Oct 12, 2015 near Woodside, CA
Runners
Oct 12, 2015 near Emerald…, CA
Towering Redwoods thrive in Huddart Park.
Aug 5, 2016 near Emerald…, CA
Start
Oct 12, 2015 near Woodside, CA
Huddart Park Crystal Springs Trail resplendent with redwoods.
Oct 26, 2015 near Emerald…, CA
View in Wunderlich
Jun 29, 2015 near Portola…, CA

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