Western Mass Athletic Club

Savoy Mountain Trail Races

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Course change - for new 2013 course and race application, please go to Savoy Mt Trail Races. Thanks!

16.5 or 4 miles
Sunday 9AM
August 18, 2013
DCR's Savoy Mt. State Forest

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Trail of the Month

Sept. 2012

[ 2012 Course Map ] | [ WMAC Home ]

Start/Finish: North Pond at DCR's Savoy Mt. State Forest.

Enjoy a post race plunge in the lovely Pond.

16.5 Mile Course: Start at North Pond as usual. See Map, follow Blue Blazes. Runners will do the 11 mile loop from previous years with an "out and back" ridge run added from the top of Spruce Hill along the new BNRC (Berkshire Natural Resource Council) Hoosac Range Trail to the BNRC Rt 2 Parking Lot. 5 Aid Stations; 2 with water+fuel (Gatorade, fruit, pretzels), 3 are jugs o' water. Expect sublime views from Spruce Hill and the ridge. Uses hiking and ATV trails. Hilly with an abundance of rocks and exposed roots. Can get very muddy with rainy weather. Race begins at 9:00 A.M.

4 Mile Course: ~4 mile course is primarily on hiking trails in the park. Plenty of rocks, roots and other trail hazards. Race begins at 9:15 A.M.

  • Pre-Entry Fee $15 for the 16.5 miler, $10 for the 4 miler, before 8/11/13.
  • Entry fee on race day is $25 for the 16.5 miler and $15 for the 4 miler.
  • TRAIL RACE DIRECTORS RUN FOR FREE!!!!!!!! (still submit application)
  • Sorry, no refunds.
  • More info on BNRC's Hoosac Range Trail at BNRC
  • Driving instructions at Mass DCR Savoy
  • Results posted on http://runwmac.com
  • Refreshments: Fruit and snacks for runners and guests. Bring your own BBQ.
More info: , Race director.

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Please send entry form with check for fee made out to

WMAC, P.O. Box 356, Adams, MA 01220

Please circle which Savoy Mt. Trail Race you are entering:    16.5 mile        4 mile

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Please enter me in the indicated Savoy Mt Trail Race. I agree to assume all responsibility for and all risk of damage or injury that may occur to me as a participant of this event. In consideration of being accepted as an entrant in this event, I hereby, for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, release and discharge any and all sponsors of the Savoy Mt Trail Race from all claims, damages, rights of action, present or future whether the arising of, or incident to my participation in this event. I hereby certify that I am physically fit and have successfully trained for competition in this event. I also grant permission for the use of my name and/or picture in any broadcast, photograph or other account of this event.

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If Trail Race Director, please tell us the name of your race on the line below: ______________________________________________________________________________