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Odyssey Trail Running Rampage

September 9, 2023

Douthat State Park, VA

Experience the thrill of the Odyssey Trail Running Rampage in Douthat State Park on 9 September, 2023! Put your endurance to the test and join the half marathon race through breathtaking landscapes.
Experience the thrill of the Odyssey Trail Running Rampage in Douthat State Park on 9 September, 2023! Put your endurance to the test and join the half marathon race through breathtaking landscapes.
Participants run the half marathon Odyssey Trail Running Rampage in Douthat State Park, Virginia in September!
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About The Odyssey Trail Running Rampage

The Odyssey Trail Running Rampage at Douthat State Park in Virginia is a half marathon race that offers an unparalleled running experience. Held on 9 September, 2023, the course will take runners through some of the most picturesque terrain in the area. The route follows a 13-mile loop around one of Virginia’s most beautiful state parks and features challenging climbs and descents with spectacular views along the way. It starts off with a gentle climb up to the summit of Apple Orchard Mountain before descending into Sherando Lake for an exciting stretch of single-track trails surrounded by lush forests and rocky outcroppings. After looping around Sherando Lake, you’ll be back on Apple Orchard Mountain for another challenging ascent followed by a steep descent back into Douthat State Park.

The scenery throughout this run is simply stunning; from scenic vistas on top of Apple Orchard Mountain to shaded wooded trails along Sherando Lake, there’s something for everyone here. This race is sure to draw big crowds as well; many local trail runners come out year after year to challenge themselves against this incredible course.

September temperatures in Virginia can vary quite drastically but typically range from mid 60s during the day to low 50s at night during this time of year – perfect weather conditions for running! Plus, it’s usually dry so there won’t be much worry about rain or mud slowing your progress down either!

One special thing about this particular half marathon that sets it apart from other races is its unique mixture of both road and trail terrain which makes it great for all types of runners whether they prefer asphalt or dirt paths beneath their feet while they run! Plus, being set within such beautiful surroundings gives participants plenty more reason to enjoy their experience even more than usual!

Overall, if you’re looking for an unforgettable running experience combined with breathtaking scenery then look no further than The Odyssey Trail Running Rampage at Douthat State Park in Virginia on 9 September 2021 – you won’t regret it!