The Switchback Scamper

Course: Run Distance is 10k. Beginning in Summit Hill borough, thru the streets for the first 2 miles, next 2.5 miles on gravel and grass covered trails, 1/4 mile on highway to trail, final .2 on pavement. All downhill trail is the former Switchback Railroad. (Transportation to the race start can be provided). 

Finish: at the beautiful Match Chunk Lake Park – Summit Hill police escort at start, ambulance/medical assistance at finish. 

Registration/ Packet Pickup: Mauch Chunk Lake Park – Wildoner/Koch Pavilion from 12 noon until 1:30 p.m. (Alternate route to lake via 443 to 902 to Lentz Trail to the March Chunk Lake Park, or 209 S right on Beaver St. to right on Flagstaff Road to left onto Lentz Trail to MCLP or from Hazelton area 93 to 209N, right on Walnut Ave, to right on Center Ave, Continue on Center Ave until end, proceed straight onto highway (Lentz Trail), lake entrance on left. 

Contact : Kevin Cunningham @ 484-557-2033 with any questions. 

October 20, 2019
Jim Thorpe


10k Run
October 20, 2019 (Sunday) - 14:00
6.2 miles
Mixed Solo
5k Walk
October 20, 2019 (Sunday) - 14:00
3.1 miles
Mixed Solo


Oct 20 2019 : Clear throughout the day.
-0.9°C - 16.3°C (30.5°F - 61.3°F)

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Last checked on 2020-10-22


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