Newbury Park, California
Getting to the start of the race is easy. Plug in the address:
4020 West Lynn Road ~ Newbury Park, California 91320
Parking is adjacent to the start area at Rancho Potrero Community Equestrian Center. Look for the volunteer to help you park and simply walk next door to to the Start.
Special thanks to the collaborative efforts of ~
Conejo Recreation & Park District, Rancho Sierra Vista/Satwiwa, Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area and Point Mugu State Park
Hiawatha will take place within the Rancho Potrero Open Space, the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area and the Boney Mountain Wilderness in Point Mugu State Park. This race is a huge collaboration of three different agencies working together with Socalultrarunning to bring runners an unparalleled experience in our parks.
Races Start at 6:30 AM
Pick your distance ~ 6.5 Miles, Half and Full Marathon. Every course will start at the Rancho Potrero Trailhead off Lynn Road. All courses will take runners into the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. Depending on distance, Half and Full marathons continue into the Boney Mountain Wilderness of Point Mugu State Park. Half and Full marathon distance runners will climb Fossil trail ~ lovingly called " the Wall" to reach Old Boney trail following it across the saddle to picturesque Blue Canyon trail to Danielson Ranch. From here, Half marathoners will head back to the finish area and Full marathoners will continue within Point Mugu Park.
Legend of Hiawatha
"Swift of foot was Hiawatha; He could shoot an arrow from Him and run forward with such fleetness, that the arrow fell behind Him."
6.5 Miles ~ Half Marathon ~ Full Marathon
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