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Trail Camp (for Beginner trail runners) — SOLD OUT

October 12-14, 2018

This camp is geared towards beginner trail runners. It’s going to be a fun weekend in a beautiful spot with great hostesses/hosts (Cindy & Laurie Currie plus Karine and Jodi 🙂

We have a small cottage booked (2 bedrooms), plus Laurie’s house (4 bedrooms) which is literally a stone’s throw away.

Max people for this camp: 7

Here’s the schedule (and everything that’s included in the price)…

Location: 757 Spencer’s Beach Road, Spencer’s Island, NS (we upgraded and moved from “the farm” to the “beach house”)!,+Cumberland,+Subd.+A,+NS/@45.3543279,-64.7115983,285m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x4b588e15d8e066a9:0xe1b981bdc9b5da45!8m2!3d45.3543279!4d-64.7104731

Friday Oct 12

Arrive at the beach house anytime after 6pm, hang out, eat some snacks and have a few drinks.

Think “kitchen party, B&B type atmosphere” and accommodations.

Saturday Oct 13

8:00 – 9:00 – Breakfast (Included! We’ll have a bunch of breakfast stuff for you!)

9:00 – 9:30 – Gear chat

9:30 – 10:00 – Drive to trailhead

10:00 – 2:00 – Trail Run (10-20k) with On-Trail tips/tricks/techniques (pack your own lunch).

Easy pace. Everyone stays together.

2:00 – 2:30 – Head back to the beach house

3:00 – 5:00 – Map & Compass Course for Trail Runners

5:00 – 5:30 – Head to the Wild Caraway for supper! If you haven’t been here before, it has been ranked in the top 3 restaurants in Canada in recent years (entree, dessert, and 1 beverage included)!

After supper, head back to the beach for a Barkley Marathons slideshow and adult beverages!

Sunday Oct 14

8:00 – 9:00 – Breakfast (Included! We’ll have a bunch of breakfast stuff for you!)

9:00 – Noon – Trail Run (10-15k). Easy pace. Everyone stays together.

Everyone gets their own bed (unless a couple wants to share).

The cost is $325/ person (no tax).

A deposit of $125/ person is asked for to hold their spot (non-refundable within 3 weeks of the camp date).

The camp is ‘a go’ rain or shine 🙂

Cost: $325/person (payable via e-transfer to the address below)

Contact: Jodi Isenor at [email protected] for more info


Capes Camp

Date: TBA

Cost: TBA

Schedule: TBA

Max people for this camp: TBA

For who? Any runner that’s curious about the Capes 100 course!

What’s happening at this camp?

Wanna get a sneak peak at the course? We’re going to cover the whole Capes 100 course over 3 days!

Because some sections are ‘out-and-back’, we won’t cover these sections twice during the camp.

Day 1: ~30k

Day 2: ~40k

Day 3: ~30k

NOTE: the Capes 100 course is comprised of 75% Private Land. If you want to see the course before race day, this is how.

Contact: Jodi Isenor at [email protected] for more info