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12.0 mile 19.3 kilometer loop
94% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 1,327' 405 m
Descent: -1,328' -405 m
High: 243' 74 m
Low: 56' 17 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)

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Trail shared by Jesper Elfving

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The course used in our event "Fussingø Trail" every December. The route mainly follows a MTB track in the woods.

Jesper Elfving

Features Birding · Lake · Swimming · Wildlife

Overview

It is a hard course but without too much climbing and rocks - as we don't have rocks in our part of Denmark.

Need to Know

After the race, we invite you to into the classroom for hot drink, some cake, and fruits. All included in the start fee.

Runner Notes

Parts of the track is shared with MTB riders - show respect.

Description

The Start/Finish is located at the Fussingoe Castle. Nearby, it is possible to swim in the lake and there is a building with toilets (open all year). You'll also pass an old watermill (from around the year 1600)

The area around Fussingø and Fussing Sø has Been conserved since 1953 making for a scenic and peaceful setting for this run.

For more information, see this pamphlet (in Danish): naturstyrelsen.dk/media/136…

At the lake and point-4 (only summer), there are waterposts.

It is possible to camp in the area (campsites are marked on the map).

Flora & Fauna

Oak, beech and pine forest. Deer, fox, fox, hare, squirrel, and cormorant.

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Contacts

Local Club: Like2Run

Jan 29, 2018: Av av

Jan 27, 2018: Sukkerkold

Jan 25, 2018: Frisk morgentur gennem byen

Land Manager: Naturstyrelsen

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Dec 17, 2017
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