Category Archives: Trail Run

Seen on the run (July 22, 2017)

Riprap/AT/Wildcat loop One little garter snake, lots of bear poop and buckets of sweat. Followed by BurritOh! in Crozet. It’s a ritual.

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Seen on the run (July 2, 2017)

An early morning run to Sherando lake. Of course I couldn’t resist getting in for a little while. I had the whole lake to myself. Very peaceful.

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Seen on the run (July 1, 2017)

We did the Trayfoot Mountain/Paine Run loop in Shenandoah. I found a tick attached to the back of my knee Tuesday night and have been paranoid ever since. So, other than feeling pretty anxious about ticks, this was a great … Continue reading

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OH!lly! 5K (Tuesday June 9, 2015)

The day that I posted my race report for the Conquer the Cove 25K, Andi asked me if I knew about the OH!lly 5K and if I’d be interested in running it with her. I had read about the race, … Continue reading

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Conquer the Cove 25K (2015)

I’ve been wanting to run a Mountain Junkies race for a couple of years now. I remember reading Meagan’s (of Turkey Runner) recap of Conquer the Cove last year and thinking that I would love it. This particular race seemed … Continue reading

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Torry Ridge/Sherando Lake run

The plan was to do the 9.1 mile Torry Ridge loop twice, maybe adding a little extra somewhere to make it an even 20 miles. But that’s not exactly how it went. I decided to start with the gentle downhill … Continue reading

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Another long run at Sugar Hollow

I ran the same loop that I’ve been running, but added an out and back up Turk Mountain. I also did a lot more walking. The river crossings were not as deep. Somebody had moved several large boulders to be … Continue reading

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