Dec 17, 2020 - 2 BR Cabin in Sevierville is perfect for your vacation. I'll be starting from the South Side of Fontana Dam (as noted by several of the most recent attempts as the S->N starting point) and challenging the 14:50:22 set by David in 2011. Fortunately there weren’t any injuries or real concerns that popped up, at least none that weren’t squashed by Terrel Hale. Thank you everyone for this great route, I grew up hiking this section and never knew there was an FKT for it until recently! canyonwoodward With the hydration, I was finally able to get some good calories down as well. With this information, it appears that Lawler held the FKT for the SCAR at something close to 17 hours. Take care to choose the combination of activities that will challenge, inspire, and reward your crew. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! But with the busy work schedule I needed something doable in a day, and I came across SCAR. From Fastest Know Time.com: "The Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (SCAR) is an unofficial 70+ mile traverse of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park along the Appalachian Trail, starting at Fontana Dam and going to Davenport Gap. The Tennessee side, protected from the morning’s sun by the mountains themselves, lingered in fog until nearly midday. Carried everything from the start, no drops. Naturally my National Parks project came to the forefront, and at the very top of that list was the “Smokies Challenge Adventure Run” (SCAR). They were not new batteries. coordinates: latitude 445.121, length -122.856 TOP10 By Runedia VER TODOS. His report is on the Knoxville Track Club website. To many thunderstorms and wet feet along with I carried way to much food, making for a high school kids backpack feel. I'll be starting from DAVENPORT GAP and challenging the 15h 31m 37s set by John Kelly. I know my official start time was 11:03 pm Sat. They offer a mystery scratch-off book with 50 creative adventures! Oh yeah, you have climb over 18,000 feet in the process and only have potential access to a crew at mile 40, if you're lucky enough to have a crew. skornhaus Choose from the original 200-mile course or the 135-mile course. I also once again owe her a huge thank you for dropping me off in the middle of nowhere before proceeding on her own the remaining 1.5 hours to my parents house with all 3 kids late at night. I decided to keep hiking on dim setting until they died and just stop there and wait for daylight. The Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (SCAR) is an unofficial 70+ mile traverse of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park along the Appalachian Trail, starting at Fontana Dam and going to Davenport Gap. Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (SCAR) Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Tennessee and North Carolina. The slower pace at least gave me more time to enjoy it. Been wanting to do this run for 5 or 6 years now. Then another guy [John Cobb] ran it in 18h10m in 1995, and then what should be the FKT was in 1996 by Knoxvillian Jon Lawler who completed the run in 17h02m. Backpacking along the AT in the Smokies is a very common activity, but there is a small subculture of ultra runners that attempt this traverse all in one push. 4. (It’s now 3 weeks later, and fortunately I appear to be fine). It allows guests to get in-touch with nature while participating in an assortment of fun, man-made activities. Please see here for a full list of my sponsors. So I switched to the dimmest setting and hiked on to Derrick Knob shelter where I put in my spare batteries. Run for the Fallen 5K/10K - Merced takes place November 10, 2019 in Merced, California. My calorie count for the entire 15.5 hours was about 1600. At that point I made the decision to hike thru the night to the finish and try to go under 3 days. Based in the Steel Ball Run Universe of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Created by Hirohiko Araki, 2 weeks before Mardi Gras, in 2011, Joseppi Fumihiro fights against enemies of many kind in New Orleans. Due to the water situation I had not eaten much during the run. woerner_s Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window), Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (SCAR) Unsupported FKT. Looks like it's going to be great weather for a fun run! Starting on Thursday morning June 11th I will be attempting to set a new double SCAR FKT. David drove me back to his house in Knoxville, where Jessi met us to go the rest of the way to my parents’ house. I reached the park boundary sometime in between 9:43 and 10:14, but I was (foolishly, in retrospect) relying on my GPS to record that time, so I don't have an exact minute. It seemed perfectly reasonable to me. Join Planet Minecraft! Up until that time, my legs had felt fine all day. 22 – Jun. When I reached the top, I was immediately met with a spectacular sight, looking over Tennessee to my right and North Carolina to my left. Did you keep the phone or camera close? I did, however, have some GPS issues, so it may not be possible. That's the plan anyway! If I’m headed into a similar situation again I’ll probably go with something like a BeFree filter, which is light, quick, and can actually filter out sediment. When my boyfriend asked if I wanted to do Tough Mudder Tahoe with him and some friends, all I could think about was getting shocked by a live wire right in the eye before getting to the finish line of this “fun run.” The route is 72 miles in length with around 18,000 feet of climbing. Dec 1 at Davenport Gap (the GPS recorded this) and I can work with phone data to figure out that I got into my car in the overflow lot at Fontana Dam at approximately 10:14 pm Sun. On the other end of the run David Abraham, part of my extended family, was incredibly kind in driving out and waiting around in the middle of nowhere for me to show up a bit later than anticipated. dares runners to cover the 72 miles of the Appalachian Trail that passess through the Smokies in just 24 hours.That’s over 18,000 feet of elevation gain, entirely self supported, with only one potential bailout spot at Newfound Gap. Worth started his run with Brian Williams, who completed the route in 16h45m. It is an urban adventure, a running tour of Tulsa, beginning and ending at RunnersWorld Tulsa. It took me a few minutes to get to my inReach to turn it off, and then I grabbed my phone to see if I had any service (nope). "Totally unsupported fast pack. I will be tracking with my Coros and Garmin InReach Mini. Raceentry.com also cannot attest to the validity of individual Cheadle Challenge Adventure Run reviews. On July 26, 2008, Adam Hill ran the route in 17h28m, which I thought was the FKT until I got the following email from former Knoxvillian John Cobb: 2020 Cheadle Challenge Adventure Run registration details are only as accurate as the event has made them. I threw my pad and sleeping bag under a rhododendron thicket and rested until first light. I pressed on, thinking that I would surely come across something before it became an issue. The Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (affectionately called the SCAR) is an unofficial 70+ mile traverse of the Appalachian Trail through the Smoky Mountains. Fortunately, my favorite college restaurants have made their way into East TN now, and there was a Cook-Out nearby! My brain fart? Will be back again sometime to give it another go. Luke Bollschweiler Wed, 06/17/2020 - 01:12pm. 20, 2021 4 days prior to our last planned date, I'm coming off a couple of weeks without running and will be very happy and thankful if I'm able to get this run accomplished! -- John Cobb, 3/22/2009 Wed, 06/10/2020 - 12:35pm. The Maryville runner was embarking on a 72-mile stretch of the Appalachian Trail known as the SCAR (Smokies Challenge Adventure Run). The Discovery II session offers a unique action-packed week full of new adventures where campers will ‘Discover’ even more about SMAC. VIEW. All of the information about the race has either been supplied by the event staff or can be modified at any time by their race management. My XOSKIN base layers and socks (4.0 shorts, 2.0 long-sleeved top, 5.0 compression socks) did the job for me as they did in all of my other ultrarunning races and adventures this winter. The Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (S.C.A.R) - a 70+ mile traverse of the Great Smokies Mountains National Park via the Appalachian Trail. Wish us luck! Charlie had also run the route in 2004 in a time of 30+ hours, and in his report refers to "...shallow promises to each other that we would never make another attempt at this brutal run." Billy Simpson did the (probably) first ever double SCAR Sept. 22-26, 2014. In reply to Heading to Fontana Dam now,… by AOE. On the top-level you are safely connected to the course at all times, while the middle level is completely netted. Simpson's total time was 3d7h25m, taking about 36h for the first "lap" of the route. For the first time, I also began to encounter really runnable sections of trail. As the disgusting, murky water filled my bottles I added a few extra drops of Aquamira and hoped for the best. It seemed like a simple, straight descent to get there, but of course trails are pretty much by definition the scenic route. And a few weeks later, it came with an even cooler bonus. I finally had a chance to check in later that evening after dark. Descarga la app Pet Shop Escapar Challenge - Fast Run Animal Adventure Gratis y disfrútala en tu iPhone, iPad o iPod touch. Starting time: 5AM. Must be a minimum of 36″ to climb. Jon Lawler reports retaking the SCAR FKT on May 15, 2010, with a time of 15h57m01s. That was enough to end it for me! Harlan did his run to bring awareness to "the devastating and deadly effects of mountaintop removal mining in Appalachia." Intro Schedule Line-Up Line-up Venue. He pointed me down the hill a little ways, where I found a pipe that had been stuck into the side of a spring, with clear beautiful water flowing continuously out of it. Harlan had attempted the SCAR 6 years prior, this time to promote clean air but, ironically, high ozone levels triggered an asthma attack. Unfortunately, though, reaching the higher elevations also meant that patches of ice left from snow earlier in the week would become commonplace. It’s as if they just said, “alright, we’re done. The run traverses the length of the national park on the Appalachian Trail, a 72 mile stretch with close to 18K feet of gain and loss. This course will challenge you and your friends with tough legs and reward you with stories to last a lifetime. On the Run, Episode 5 of Edge Of Adventure in WEBTOON. Gatlin’s Rugged Ropes Adventure Course is the first of its kind in Gatlinburg. I'll be starting at Fontana Dam, going out to Davenport Gap, then turn around and come back. At that point the worst case scenario was that I had just spent an awesome day in the mountains, so the FKT was a pretty great bonus. This was either in 1985 or 86 [actually, 1988, as documented in this article], both years when Vicki won the Master's division at Western States. It includes the following events: 5k Adventure Run, Walk, Hike or Crawl, 10k Adventure Run, Walk, Hike or Crawl, and 5 Mile Biker. Harlan's report is available on his blog and on the Ashville Citizen-Times online site. skornhaus Fri, 10/23/2020 - 12:11pm. A total elevation gain of … After breaking my big toe in a few places (on a run, of course-lol!) Race Name Event Type All Event Types Virtual Race / Challenge Run or Run/Walk Run Only Walk Only Race Walk Wheelchair Race Triathlon Trail Race Bike Race Bike Ride Mountain Bike Race Gravel Grinder Duathlon Swim Expo Clinic Obstacle Course Adventure Race … I started with a bottle of chocolate Perpeteum, and then went through a flask of tropical Hammer gel and about half a bag of salty maple nut bites. Thanks! The Smoky Mountain Cannonball Run is a one-day challenge for any-skill-level rider and their machine. They feel fast, have good protection, and their toe box is a bit wider than most La Sportivas, which accommodated swelling nicely. More recently, Bobby Adams ran the SCAR in 16h53m on May 16, 2009, a new FKT. The Adventure Athlete Challenge is on Saturday October 17, 2020 to Saturday October 31, 2020. I spent much of the rest of the run along this ridgeline enjoying these views. If you’re not from the East Coast I totally get your confusion at the name of the route, I was equally surprised when I first came across it in blogs in early 2019. Aquamira is great, but if there’s not a decently clear source of water it still leaves you with all of the gunk in the water (but purified gunk!). And it takes time to mix the two different parts together and let the treatment run its course. I ran back up to where it had been parked and found nothing in sight. My lamp quickly faded and I found myself on Rocky Top with too little light to continue for a total of 46.4 miles for the day at 10:45pm. I came across another AT shelter on the trail, and was quickly directed down another short hill to its water source. Hey! I might be back when it's cooler and hopefully the rattlesnakes won't be out then either. My water was running dangerously low, and I hadn’t been crossing any good sources. Check Unhealthy Air Quality as Fires Burn in Orange and Riverside Counties By City News Service • Published December 3, 2020 • Updated on December 3, 2020 at 3:20 pm I love maps, I love the Smokies, and I love history. Will be starting this Saturday, 10/13/18 between 4 and 5 am taking off from Davenport. Then in that moment, as soon as my mind realized there was no possible way to make the time, they just quit. The trail passed through a dense forest growing out of a fertile, muddy basin that likely collected water from the peak. The Smoky Mountain Cannonball Run is a one-day challenge for any-skill-level rider and their machine. əkoostik hookah - Smoky Run Music Festival, Run Stage, Clear Fork Adventure Park, Butler OH, 28 JUNE 2019 (AUD) Topics ekoostic hoohah, Dan Mesmard, , Dave Katz , Eric Lanese , Matt Paetsch , Steve Sweney , Eric Sargent , Smoky Run Music Festival , Clear Fork Adventure Park , Butler Ohio , Chris Hoggsett , Max Jones , Dewey Decibel Systems , AT853 , Zoom Handy H6 , RasBobre Recordings On Saturday June 20th, 2020 at 2am I will start at Fontana and attempt to set the Supported double FKT. I just kept my phone in one of the front pockets of my pack, and it was really quick and easy to pull it out, snap a picture, and continue on. On the other side of the highway I had a small additional descent, and then I began the climb to Clingman’s Dome. I was making good time, but still unsure if I could make it and the sun was also starting to go down. EmeraldWarrior26 • 12/05/2015. My water needs had grown critical again, and this time I turned to a nice patch of snow just past the peak. This section has been run by a number of runners from Knoxville Tennessee over the years, usually in the direction of Davenport Gap to Fontana Dam. canyonwoodward Elizabeth Canty Hopefully I'll be submitting a new FKT in 9 days! My 72-mile run would probably do nothing to stop more mountains from being beheaded and more people from dying. Scamper, jog, walk, skip or run your way through a variety of obstacles that will include barriers, climbs, tunnels, streams, forests of dread, used tire roads, mud, fire and more. The first I know of was by Vicki Johnson who did the run as a training run for the Western States in a time of 18h50m. Learn why you should run Diakon 5K Trail Run - Outdoor Adventure Challenge in … In reply to Looks like it's going to be… by adelanf. Mon, 06/01/2020 - 05:10pm. The Challenge Adventure Run combines the excitement of ziplining with the challenge of our high ropes course. @barbieandpanda. First and foremost, I did not train to carry the amount of weight needed to run fully unsupported. Scott Simcox reports setting a new FKT for the unsupported double SCAR of 2d17h49m, June 8-10, 2017. One thing that I would change is the water treatment choice. I never felt so small. 21, 2021 Regular : $200 Mar. Sun, 05/24/2020 - 03:18pm, In reply to Hi all! I had a great chat with them, momentarily fantasizing of the adventures that they would be having in the coming months, before suddenly snapping back to reality with the realization that I had left my phone sitting on the hood of the minivan before Jessi drove away. Super Mario Bros. è in cima alle classifiche. I too will attempt setting a Supported Double SCAR FKT in this, the summer of the FKT. Hope to have it all captured on strava also! I watched as the fog slowly lifted. I am going to ask a question that really doesn’t have much to do with the attempt itself. Parkour World(temple run) Air Structure Map. I know it will be quite an adventure, and am so excited- I've wanted to do this for years! Overall, it was an awesome day and it’s an incredible route. Tons of bear activity on the west side- saw two and heard two others, as well as two different pairs of wild boars! The "game / challenge" is to try and complete the SCAR within 24 hours. It’s a classic route that I’ve wanted to … Continue reading → Until we found The Adventure Challenge! What is SCAR? I headed back to the bunkhouse to catch what sleep I could. Part Jungle action/adventure, part undersea adventure, part science fiction with a bit of historical figures thrown in! I had been enjoying my slush water, until a few miles down the descent when I came to the first AT shelter that was actually directly on the trail. Challenge / Adventure Map. Both events finish in front of the Talley Ho Inn in Townsend, TN "The Peaceful Side of the Smokies"! Mon, 06/22/2020 - 08:16am, In reply to On Saturday June 20th, 2020… by skornhaus. All food and gear must be carried and water must be pulled from streams. The event will take you to remote parts of Northern California. The path winds along the West Prong of the Little Pigeon River beside Newfound Gap Road. Then, with what I thought was 4-5 miles to go, I finally came to a sign: 6.8 miles to Fontana Dam. I have a Garmin Fenix 6 and a Spot Gen 3 tracker that I will use to verify along with a trip report and photos if I am successful. When you visit Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park, you’ll first need to decide which adventure is right for you and your group. Food Vendors Art & Crafts Vendors Volunteer Partners Ticketing Help. The total elevation gain is 18,660', 12,800' in first 40 miles and 5860' in last 30 miles. I borrowed another phone and called her… it definitely still wasn’t on the hood. Who knows? Description. Join us here 4 days each week as we take you to the Edge of Adventure! In order to view the gallery, please allow Manage Cookies. The Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (SCAR) is a 70+ mile traverse of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park along the Appalachian Trail, starting at Fontana Dam and going to Davenport Gap. The trail is technical, and there are a lot of steep climbs and descents all on singletrack. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. I would come run Smokies trails in winter with my buddy JP, who was the winter caretaker at LeConte for a while, and he told me about the route. It was an hour from Fontana Dam before I finally had cell service and could check on whether I had actually broken the unsupported FKT. I still have my sights set on it. The Great Smoky Mountains Half Marathon & 5K is a stunning race with gorgeous views of the Smoky Mountains and Tennessee countryside. All I wanted to do was lay down and go to sleep (perfect, a situation I’m experienced with handling!). https://us0-share.inreach.garmin.com/redemptionSCAR. Just before it did, I caught a glimpse of my goal in the distance: Fontana Lake. Tennessee makes up 293 miles of the AT. An old man was sitting there, who promptly asked me if I knew what day it was. Originally, I had my sights set on the Benton MacKaye Trail, a 300 mile trail that parallels the southernmost section of the AT. this will be my first time trying the full route. There are large parts that are runnable, but not where I could really open up for long stretches. And without the awesome community of trail runners in the area I probably wouldn’t have even known about the SCAR, much less known enough to attempt it. (must be why my batteries died, right!) From Fastest Know Time.com: "The Smokies Challenge Adventure Run (SCAR) is an unofficial 70+ mile traverse of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park along the Appalachian Trail, starting at Fontana Dam and going to Davenport Gap. Whether hiking, biking, camping, fishing, horseback riding, picnicking or simply enjoying the scenery from the road, Great Smoky has plenty of opportunities for … Thu, 05/23/2019 - 09:25am. Your adventure will start with the first zip into our high ropes challenge course where you will be faced with a combination of up to 9 high ropes challenge elements. I am planning to start a double unsupported attempt on 7/18/20 around 6 am. It was a great day to be on the trail! Male and female winners of each race will receive a filled growler of local brew! To add to that problem was the sheer heat and humidity not to mention seeing two rattlesnakes on the trail in a 15 mile span. This is a team event, so single riders we will be paired. Not long after, I was back up and on my way to Davenport Gap to get started. Clear Fork Adventure Resort Festival Map Camping Rules & FAQs Work Smoky Run. Here I was, a trail runner who had grown up hiking in East Tennessee, and this was my first time at the high point of the state. I ask because I don’t take the time to take pics to enjoy or share with people after a run. Much faster than other methods…. There are plenty of amazing places to run in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. VIEW. I don’t care if it wasn’t 100 miles (although it almost felt like it); this is one of the coolest things I have, particularly from a race. Mon, 06/01/2020 - 03:19pm. Finally, I reached the top. Finished my first scar loop on 23:41. Not sure what’s realistic for a goal time, but regardless, excited for a fun adventure run! I had been itching to try this for several months and finally, this weekend, it was time to give it a go. The total elevation gain is 18,660', 12,800' in first 40 miles and 5860' in last 30 miles. I will be starting at the south end of Fontana Dam going S>N and then return, covering the route. I was scurrying up an icy trail with water all around me and not a drop to drink. Check out The Adventure Challenge community completing real adventures. Endurolytes, anti-fatigue caps, and endurance amino were used as needed every 1-2 hours. I will be recording the route via my Suunto 9 and will then be public on Strava and posted on FKT site. Hit the road crossing at Newfound Gap at 2:30pm, Clingman's Dome at 5:15 hiking strong and feeling great. I’d love to try again sometime in the future (who knows when) and prepare for it properly. Vacation Races hosts half marathons, ultramarathons, & trail races in the nation's most breathtaking destinations. I will be starting at the south end of Fontana Dam going S>N and then return, covering the 144 mi route. The nutrition obviously didn’t go as planned due to the water situation, but I was once again amazed by how well things did hold up and how resilient a good plan can be. After all, you’ll find much more here than you could tackle in a single day. One is in the treetops, and the other is down the mountain with amazing views and dual ziplines where you can race each other! Thu, 06/04/2020 - 05:53pm, In reply to Update on to reflect proper… by canyonwoodward, Came up well short at ~16:30 (watch battery died a couple hundred yards from the finish). Unfortunately we got a later start than anticipated and didn’t arrive until after dark, leaving her to manage the remaining drive by herself with three toddlers past their bedtime. Anakeesta is a unique, immersive outdoor experience, located on top of a mountain and accessed from the heart of Gatlinburg. Thoughts? Godetevi questo gioco di Classici già! It was especially nice to know that Jessi and David could see where I was and how I was progressing, not to mention the confidence of knowing I could send a message if something did happen that caused me to get stuck up there. Wed, 06/17/2020 - 08:06pm. Began hiking at 5:45am Tuesday and hit the turn at Davenport Gap at 5:30pm, made the turn and hiked back to Cosby Knob shelter arriving at 8:30 for a total of 39.1 for the day. Dollywood also has cool play areas in many other sections of the park, each full of adventure- and nature-themed activities for even the youngest of park visitors to take advantage of. I had no idea what the time was, but just the possibility was enough for my legs to come back to life. Learn how your comment data is processed. Back to our AT Gatlinburg trail! Without a single event to focus everything on, there was less pressure at each one and less to worry about with training. For backpackers, it is a 5+ day trip. I will be looking to improve on the current record of 65 hrs 49 min. Planks were laid down to pave the way, and at any moment I though I might find an Ewok around the next bend. While there are many trails to run we have listed our favorite runs in the National Park and challenge you to find the perfect trail for you. Another magical pipe shoved into the side of the mountain! Sat, 09/12/2020 - 02:57am. What is the High Woodsman Challenge? Check that one off the list… only 40 something more to go. We're not looking to set any records, but I will be attempting a back-to-back of the whole thing. Will go again.... canyonwoodward Refunds. I only had two sub 9 minute miles, with the fastest at 8:41 (not counting the final section where I hit 6:38 pace running down the road to the boundary sign). Will Harlan ran the SCAR in 16h53m on June 25, 2009, Matching Adams' time to the minute. Finally, after about an hour with no water I was desperate. Had I stuck to that plan, I would have been in good shape. Since I wasn’t running Barkley for the first time in 4 years I had to do something to get my fun in that week. This sounds odd to say for a run on the east coast, but the altitude really started to get to me. Maybe next time! Once again I was afforded a worthwhile distraction as I struggled. Personal best time of your life. Description: A scenic, wild, team adventure in the mountains of Western North Carolina, the Smoky Mountain Relay is an adventure that is not to be missed. The Smokies Challenge Adventure Run is a draw for tough veteran ultrarunners. ... More from Adventure. Join us for the fifth annual RunnersWorld Tulsa 26.2, 50, or 100 Mile Urban Adventure Race! The end of the climb took me all the way through and up above the fog. Harlan started at Davenport Gap, and Worth ran the opposite direction, and the two encountered each other near Newfound Gap. 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