Two Shoes Trek Challenge Virtual 2020 / Cottonwood Creek 5 mile

         Park Hours: 05:00 AM 11:00 PM

         Location: Cottonwood Creek, 7040 Rangewood Dr. (Dublin Blvd. & Rangewood Dr.)

         Park Website: https://coloradosprings.gov/parks/page/cottonwood-creek-park

         Strava Segment: https://www.strava.com/segments/25368578

         Strava route: https://www.strava.com/routes/2730810824527117568

         Did you run the 2020 Winter Series? If so, this course might look a bit familiar. Yes, we used the WS courses to save a bit of time in putting this one together. Flat and fast! Hope you enjoy!

         Course

 

 

 

 

Start / Mile 0.0

Begin on the trail facing east. You will be located west of Rangewood Dr. and north of Dublin Blvd. There will be a Y in the concrete path. This will be your starting location.

 

 

 

 

Mile 0.1

Take a left at the first Y intersection.

 

 

Mile 0.2

Make a left at the next intersection.

 

 

 

Mile 0.2 0.6

Continue around the park heading back towards the start.

 

 

Mile 0.6

Take a right heading east.

 

 

 

Mile 0.6 2.7

Remain on the main path heading east and northeast. You will make your way through a tunnel under Rangewood and over some bridges to cross Cottonwood Creek while passing under Woodmen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mile 2.8

There will be a tree on the right and a small irrigation water management containment made up of small rocks. Turn around here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mile 2.8 5.0

Run back to Cottonwood Park staying on the main trail. There are a couple of decision points along the way.

 

Mile 3.4

Stay to the left

 

 

Mile 3.6

Stay to the left

 

 

Mile 5.0

Finish!

 

 

Congratulations! You have finished the Two Shoes Trek Challenge 5 mile! Please remember to record you time.