200 Runners Came to the New Glarus Woods Trail Run on Saturday
August 19, 2021
Friends of New Glarus Woods and Movin' Shoes of Madison hosted their second annual trail run at New Glarus Woods State Park Saturday morning. The race is part of the Savannah Trail Run Series that promotes races in state and county parks, mostly in Dane County. After a week of thunderstorms and tropically hot and humid conditions, the event had perfect weather with temperatures in the 70s and low humidity.
Alphorns enthralled the pre-race crowd that had taken the shuttle bus from New Glarus High School to the park. 200 runners participated in events that included a 10-mile race, a 5-mile...