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The Loon Echo Trek
September 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm$50.00
Shawnee Peak is the proud host of the Loon Echo Trek.
What: Hike or Run from Denmark to Bridgton over Pleasant Mountain, Southern Maine’s tallest mountain! A 10k (6 mile) course starts with a shuttle bus ride from Shawnee Peak Ski Area to the trailhead for the Southwest Ridge Trail in Denmark. The route crosses over the entire ridge of Pleasant Mountain, passing three rest stops and finishes at the base of Shawnee Peak Ski Area. Before you leave, hit up the taco bar, drink Allagash BEER, and grab a t-shirt — all included as part of your entry fee! All proceeds from the Trek support our conservation work in the Lake Region.
Hike – It’s a start when you want, go at your own pace kinda thing. Family friendly – cheering volunteers, snacks, views, beautiful forests, tacos and BEER awaits you!
Time Trial Trail Race – 10k mountain run along the same route. There will be no mass start – show up at Shawnee Peak anytime between 8 and 10 am and grab a shuttle ride to the trailhead in Denmark. Runners will be timed, with prizes awarded to the top male and female runners in each category! Categories are based on age: 0-39, 40-60, and 60+. Please note, Food will be served starting at 11am.