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The Original River Road Run & Fun

  • March 27, 2020
  • 3:00 PM
  • This is THE Original River Road Run 12 or 4 Mile and Fun event! Not to be duplicated or mistaken, created with the heart and soul of the Texas Hill Country in mind, on one of the most beautiful roads in Texas.

    Come run on the River Road of New Braunfels, and then make a weekend of it! We are bringing back the Original Run on River Road to Camp Huaco Springs. We encourage you to bring your family, camp and partake in additional activities provided be Hill Country Playground Co.


    Saturday morning at 8 am-
    12 or 4 miles out back runs along the Guadalupe River
    12 and 4 mile Chip Timed (With Strava segment virtual options)
    Certified Courses
    Aid stations every 2 miles with water and electrolyte (Sponsor to be announced)
    Shirts and Finisher medals guaranteed to everyone signed up before September 16th
    AWARDS for 12 and 4 miler-
    TOP Three Male and Female Overall and Masters
    Top three in Age Groups - Male and Female - <19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70>

    4 Mile Family Fun Run/ Walk is to encourage community health and activity. Come walk or run with your family, business or community group on one of the most beautiful roads in Texas. All finishers and groups of 4 mile Family Fun Run/ Walk will receive a finisher picture. Top three fundraising Teams- NTPEC Crowdrise will be recognized with an extra care package

    Finisher Festival like no other after the run.

    Friday and Saturday
    Camping, family camping encouraged!
    Camping 101 presentations
    Best Camping Spot Challenge! (More info to come on the website)
    Shirt and badge of accomplishment

    Saturday Mid-Morning
    Extreme River Rat Challenge
    1/4th of a mile challenge of swimming, walking/ running, climbing up a rapid area of the river. (This hasn't been in any Obstacle Course Race...)
    Shirt and badge of accomplishment

    Saturday Afternoon
    Adventure Challenge instruction and activity, to include- kayak, climbing, and how to make an adventure in the Texas Hill Country
    Shirt and badge of accomplishment

    Saturday Afternoon
    Family Geocaching and Scavenger Challenge. See the sites of the River Road and surrounding areas while having a great time with your family.
    Shirt and badge of accomplishment

    Saturday Evening
    River Rat Got Talent/ Karaoke Challenge
    Best Fireside Stories
    Shirt and badge of accomplishment

    Sunday Morning
    Sunday morning Yoga and Meditation
    Followed by breakfast
    Shirt and badge of accomplishment

    Conclusion/ Break Camp and until next time!