Fall Backyard Burn #1 - Lake Fairfax

Fall Backyard Burn #1 - Lake Fairfax
Date Oct 20, 2024
Sunday
Distance 8k/5mi, 10mi
Course Type Trail

Race Information

Located in Reston, VA, this suburban park has a beautiful lake, huge open fields, pavilions, and an awesome trail network. This race's course is almost entirely single track except for 0.4 miles of the prologue. There is an elevation change of about 300 feet on the 5-mile course. While not overly technical, there are some rocks and roots to negotiate along most of the course.

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