Sunday training program

  • Sunday training runs will be coordinated by Glenn Pacé and occasionally by other race committee members.
  • There will likely be runners in a variety of pace groups on each run.
  • All runs are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances such as a high snowpack, construction, special events, etc.
  • Please check the website or our Facebook group page on the morning of the run for last minute updates.
  • Use the Feedback Form to send questions to the Training Run Coordinators.

2018 Schedule

DateRoute NameMeeting PlaceMeeting TimeRun Time (hours)Distance (km)Elevation Gain (meters)Info
May 06Grouse to M­tn. H­wy. returnGrouse Mtn.8:00 am2-313800Map and info
May 13Grouse to LSCR gazebo returnGrouse Mtn.8:00 am3-4191050Map and info
May 20Grouse to Mtn. Hwy. up to Grouse Mtn.Grouse Mtn.8:00 am3-4211200Map and info
May 27Cleve­land Dam to Hollyburn Mtn. returnCleveland Dam8:00 am3-4231300Map and info
Jun 03Last half (Cleveland Dam to Deep Cove)Panorama Park parking lot in Deep Cove7:30 am3-423.51150Map and info
Jun 10Deep Cove to Mtn. Hwy. returnPanorama Park parking lot in Deep Cove7:30 am4-6321500Map and info
Jun 17Cypress Cross Country ticket booth to Deep CovePanorama Park park­ing lot in Deep Cove7:30 am4-6321250Map and info
Jun 24First three-quarters (Nelson Canyon Park to Lynn Canyon)Lynn Canyon Park (gravel lot to left of the park's gate)7:30 am4-7342000Map and info
Jul 01First half (Nelson Canyon Park to Cleveland Dam)Cleveland Dam7:30 am3-4221400Map and info
July 08Last quarter (Lynn Canyon to Deep Cove)Panorama Park park­ing lot in Deep Cove7:30 am2-312550Map and info
July 14Race dayNelson Canyon Park6:00 am4:32-10482450Map

What to bring

  • 2 water bottles minimum! Fanny packs or hand held bottles are the usual
  • Food-energy bars, energy gels, bagels, candy, etc.
  • Optimistic attitude, trail fit bodies and a sense of direction
  • Change of clothes
  • Money for cab or treat (for the training coordinators)

Meeting places

  • Cleveland Dam – On the left going up Nancy Green Way, just past the Cleveland Dam Fish Hatchery.
  • Deep Cove – Panorama Park parking lot, Deep Cove. See a map of the park on this page.
    Please note the parking restrictions in the Panorama Park area!
  • Grouse Mtn. – Top of Nancy Green Way in North Vancouver.
    Meet in the lower Grouse Mtn. parking lot.
  • Lynn Canyon Park – Lynn Canyon Park’s gravel parking lot to left of the park’s gate.
    Park is off Lynn Canyon Road in North Vancouver. Look for the signs on the right.
  • Nelson Canyon Park – Go here for directions to Nelson Canyon Park trailhead (race start line).