It's all about the creek…and the mountains

Cupcake Race Lake Chatuge 5k


A gooey cupcake and a 5k run?  Along the shores of one of most pristine lakes
found anywhere in the mountains?  Yes, indeed…
Pull on your running shoes and mark your calendars
for the Lake Chatuge 5k/10 Cupcake Race!

The Jackrabbit Trail system in the Jackrabbit Recreation Area just outside of Hayesville, NC has more than 13+ miles of inter-connected loop trails that follow the shores and moutains ridges of Lake Chatuge. The trail system is rated as one of the best running and mountain bike trails in North Carolina and is one of the natural highlights of our area. The trail is surrounded by the beautiful Lake Chatuge and along with a boating area, campgrounds and great places to visit in Hiawassee and Hayesville. So grab a cupcake, spend the weekend and enjoy the race!

When:    Saturday, October 5th

Where:   Jackrabbit Recreation Area
                    465 Jackrabbit Road                  
                    (off of NC Highway 175)

                    Hayesville, NC 28904

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