Race a course lit by moonlight and tiki torches!
The course will contain well paved roads and bike trails, along with a well-groomed rock pathway.
All proceeds from this event benefit Patoka’s non-releasable birds of prey; a bald eagle, eastern screech owl and red-tailed hawk. With your help, we are able to support the lives of these non-releasable ambassadors used in educational programming.
Arrive at the beach no later than 9:15 p.m. to register and pick up your packet
on Friday, July 23rd . T-shirts will be available to early registrations and at packet pickup while supplies last.
In order to comply with the Governor's ordinance we must limit this year's race to 100 participants.
Entry fee until June 30th: $25
Entry fee on site or after June 30th: $35
*Participants registering before June 30th will receive a race shirt*
Course Information Race 3.1 miles through the woods paved roads, paved bike trails, and on a well-maintained gravel lane lit by moonlight and luminaries. Runners must wear the race bib in front on their shorts or shirts. There will be 1- 2 water stations along the course.
Onsite Registration and Packet Pick-up:
*Friday (Race Day), July 23rd from 12:00pm - 3:30pm at the Patoka Lake Nature Center and
from 4:30pm – 9:15pm at the beach.
Chip Timing by Crossroads Events and Timing LLC.
Scoring and timing services using Jaguar Timing System.
Results & Awards -Live results will be posted immediately at the race using a race kiosk with printable receipts and can be found at: https://www.crossroadseventsandtiming.com
Awards will be given to overall male and female winners and 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female winners of the following age groups: 14 and under, 15 -19, 20 -29, 30- 39, 40- 49, 50- 59, 60 -69, and 70+.
Recreation Area Entrance Fee – Race participant’s vehicle entrance fees are waived. All other vehicles will pay the $7 entrance fee; $9 out of state vehicles.
Cancellation - In the event of cancellation, no refunds will be made. Entries are not transferable or exchangeable.
Amenities - Restrooms and showers will be available onsite for your convenience at the beach house. Food and drinks will be available as participants complete the event.
Lodging - Campgrounds are available onsite. Cabins are available locally. Other lodging is available in the cities of Jasper (19 miles west) and French Lick (17 miles north).
Opportunities - Boating, skiing, fishing, kayaking, archery, hiking trails, fitness trail, 6 mile paved bike trail, disc golf course, & more.
Directions - The race will be held at Patoka Lake, 3084 N. Dillard Rd. Birdseye, IN 47513. However, the town where we are actually located is Wickliffe, IN. GPS and MapQuest directions are usually accurate in locating the property using the address above.
Race Timing and Results Provided By:
Crossroads Events and Timing