The Bald Eagle Mountain Megatransect is a 26+ mile/hike and trail run event staged in Central Pennsylvania. The outstandingly beautiful course offers unique geologic features, such as an unrelenting boulder field of white Tuscarora sandstone. Cliffs line a scenic gorge to heights of 300 feet that sink from the Chestnut flat plateau. Trails run along miles of streams and brooks with multiple stream crossings and small waterfalls.
Top three results:
ADAM RUSSELL, Age:36, Time: 4:22:41
DEREK WAUGHEN, Age:28, Time: 4:44:56
JEFF NELSON, Age:50, Time: 5:02:53
JOANNA SINCLAIR, Age: 36, Time: 5:26:44
JESSICA ZOZOS, Age: 25, Time: 5:27:03
MARY KOWALSKI, Age: 48, Time: 5:40:01
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The Megatransect is a trail run event staged in Central Pennsylvania. The 25 Mile supported ultra hike took place in Bald Eagle Mountain. The course is designed to challenge any trained or seasoned athlete. Trail focuses on the safety and needs of all entrants. Competitors are subjected to unrelenting climbs and down hills with total vertical gains over 5000 feet.
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Tags: 2013, Bald Eagle Mountain, Hike, Megatransect, Pennsylvania USA, Trail, ultra hike, vertical gains
Losee Canyon is a 6 mile out and back trail located near Panguitch, Utah and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible from April until October. The trail follows the canyon floor, winding through the red hoodoos and the many colored sandstone cliffs up to the higher elevations of the Red Canyon area. It\’s a multi-use trail open to bicyclists, horses and hikers. The trail also crosses the stream many times. This trail connects with the Cassidy trail.
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Tags: Bike trail, Canyon, Canyon for bikers, canyon trail, Losee, Losee Canyon, Recreation Area, Red Canyon, Southern Utah, Thunder Mountain, Trail, Zion National Park