Burning River 100 Mile Endurance Run is an exciting run held in Cleveland-Akron, Northeast Ohio, USA, that travels through several of the region’s most scenic areas, including the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, the Cleveland Metroparks and the Metro Parks, serving Summit County. The Cuyahoga River is called the ‘Burning River’ since it caught fire in 1969.
The entry fees for 100M – $185 Early Bird Registration through Dec 31st / $215 Jan 1st through April 30th / $245 May 1st through June 30th / $285 Late Registration July 1st through July 23rd. To participate in Burning River 100 Mile Endurance Run you can register in the official website.
Course / Route Map
The start is at Squire’s Castle in Willoughby Hills, OH and the finish is at the Falls River Square in Cuyahoga Falls, OH. The point-to-point course travels through several of the region’s most scenic areas, including the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, the Cleveland Metroparks and the Metro Parks, serving Summit County. Using the Buckeye Trail and other trails and roads, the course connects to the South Chagrin Reservation and the Bedford Reservation of the Cleveland Metroparks before meeting the Towpath Trail in Valley View.
The course then follows the Towpath Trail south to Station Road Bridge in Brecksville. Using various trails including the Buckeye Trail, the Hike-and-Bike Trail, the Bridal Valley Trail and the Towpath Trail the course moves through Brecksville Reservation of the Cleveland Metroparks and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The final one-third of the course includes trails in southern areas of the region including the Virginia Kendall Park, Oak Hill and O’Neil Woods.
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