This is in lieu of the Morris Broadband DuPont Half Marathon that had been held four consecutive years (2010-2013). The race is part of the Asheville Track Club’s 2014 Grand Prix Series.
FROM THE RACE ORGANIZERS
The Fletcher Parks & Recreation Department will hold the 2014 Morris Broadband 10k trail race at DuPont State Forest on Saturday, April 19th, 2014. Field limit is 250 runners. This event is being sponsored by Morris Broadband, Diamond Brand, Foot Rx Running, Pepsi Cola, Earth Fare and Kimberly Clark. Early registration cost is $30 and includes a great long sleeve tech shirt. The race will feature single track trails, forest service roads and the beauty of the DuPont Forest.
The race starts and finishes at Guion Farm parking area. Here is a map:
DIRECTIONS TO DUPONT TRAIL RACE
Take I-26 to Exit 40 (the airport), and take highway 280 to Pisgah Forest. Turn left on US 64 in Pisgah Forest. Travel east on US 64 for 3.7 miles to Texaco station in Penrose. Turn right on Crab Creek Road and continue 4.3 miles and turn right on Dupont Road. Go approximately .5 mile, then left on Sky Valley Road. Go approximately 2 miles to parking lot on right hand side. Registration, packet pick-up, and race start are all here.
INFORMATION & REGISTRATION
Race day registration will be from 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM at the race location Guion Farm at DuPont Forest.