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2024 MECCA Trails Winterfest

December 16, 2023

Mercer, WI

Get ready to dash through the snow at the 2024 MECCA Trails Winterfest! Lace up those winter wonderland-ready kicks and conquer the chilly challenge on 16th December 2023 in Mercer, WI. Join us for a frosty half marathon adventure that'll have you sleighing it through the picturesque trails. Let's make this winterfest a run to remember!
Get ready to dash through the snow at the 2024 MECCA Trails Winterfest! Lace up those winter wonderland-ready kicks and conquer the chilly challenge on 16th December 2023 in Mercer, WI. Join us for a frosty half marathon adventure that'll have you sleighing it through the picturesque trails. Let's make this winterfest a run to remember!
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About The 2024 MECCA Trails Winterfest

The 2024 MECCA Trails Winterfest Half Marathon, set to take place on December 16, is a must-run event for all half marathon enthusiasts. Located in beautiful Mercer, WI, this race promises to be an exhilarating experience amidst stunning winter landscapes.

The Winterfest offers multiple skiing events that can be completed as a timed race or a virtual, self-timed event. Participants can choose from various distances and divisions, including the challenging MECCA 30K, which is a two-lap race course. The Flowage 15K takes skiers through the upland hardwoods and wetlands of the MECCA Trail system, while the Claire d’ Loon 5K is a delightful course for younger skiers, families, and first-time racers.

Aside from the thrilling race courses, Winterfest also offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere. All participants will receive a 2024 Winterfest shirt, and there will be hot and cold beverages available at the chalet. Racers can enjoy a pasty lunch at the finish line, courtesy of volunteers. Plus, registering before December 27 ensures you get your preferred shirt size.

As for Mercer, the town is renowned for its outdoor recreational opportunities and breathtaking natural beauty. With its pristine forests, crystal-clear lakes, and picturesque trails, Mercer provides the perfect backdrop for a memorable running experience.

And don’t worry about the weather. December in Mercer boasts average temperatures ranging from 15°F to 35°F, creating ideal conditions for a winter half marathon. The snow-covered trails will add an extra level of adventure and excitement to your race.

So lace up your running shoes, embrace the thrill of a winter run, and join us at the 2024 MECCA Trails Winterfest Half Marathon. It’s the perfect opportunity to challenge yourself, explore the wonders of Mercer, and create lasting memories. Let’s make this race your winter running highlight!

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