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Perfect pace on the steeps of Mt. Tam

Perfect pace on the steeps of Mt. Tam

Duration:5 hours total
Includes:Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Victor has earned top spots in distances from 5k to 200 miles. He's the CEO/designer of his athletic/travel gear bag company: Victory Sportdesign, and an associate at the San Francisco Running Company. He's traveled Mt. Tamalpais countless times along with his pups, Lucy and Max, who are always happy to join in on the fun. They're always happy to have other four legged companions come along too!
Victor
Victor
Victor
Victor

What we’ll do

This dog friendly adventure will be meeting up at run mecca, San Francisco Running Co., you'll discover your 'Peak' running potential with Victor’s personalized training, gear and nutrition advice as you explore your perfect trail running pace ascending the rugged, and majestic slopes of Mt. Tamalpais. Our cool down will end at local running favorite, Mill Valley Sweetwater, for a toast to an epic…

What else you should know

All range of running abilities are welcome and encouraged! Although any athletic skill level can also enjoy this trek, .5 miles of this climb is very rugged. To reach the East Peak, the final 400 meters can either be a scramble, or you can run an extra .5 mile along the pedestrian trail to the top. This journey will include a bit of hiking/power hiking depending on your fitness and strength. BUS INFORMATION, from and to San Francisco: http://goldengatetransit.org/schedules/current/route_4.php PACKING LIST: Running shoes, Athletic attire (shorts/ light, breathable jacket), Phone, Anything appropriate for carrying extra items (running vest/waist belt/etc.), At least one 16-20oz water bottle, Light nutrition (gels or nutrition bars), Post run change of warm/comfortable clothes, Enthusiasm. :-) CURRENCY: for after run Meal/Drink (average price range $20-40) Menu and information link to Sweetwater Cafe: http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/cafe/

What I’ll provide

Transport
From SFRC to start of run A short drive between meeting location and running start point.

What to bring

Running shoes
Athletic attire (shorts/ light, breathable jacket)
Phone
Anything appropriate for carrying extra items (running vest/waist belt/etc.)
At least one 16-20oz water bottle
Light nutrition (gels or nutrition bars)
Post run change of warm/comfortable clothes
Enthusiasm. :-)
Extra currency, or credit card, for after run meal and drink, and potential last minute supplies at SFRC.
Sunblock

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Where you'll be

You'll visit the San Francisco Running Co. to talk run gear and necessities surrounded by the community that makes up SF running. Mt. Tam will put our mind and body into the context of trail running, as we reach for peak performance. We'll cool down at trail end favorite, Mill Valley Sweetwater.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guests must be able and excited to travel 8-10 hilly miles on foot! Although the trip up is challenging, we will not push you beyond your capabilities. If you have reservations about making the the trek, please…

More tips

All range of running abilities are welcome and encouraged! Although any athletic skill level can also enjoy this trek, .5 miles of this climb is very rugged. To reach the East Peak, the final 400 meters can either be a scramble, or you can run an extra .5 mile along the pedestrian trail to the top. This journey will include a bit of hiking/power hiking depending on your fitness and strength. BUS INFORMATION, from and to San Francisco: http://goldengatetransit.org/schedules/current/route_4.php PACKING LIST: Running shoes, Athletic attire (shorts/ light, breathable jacket), Phone, Anything appropriate for carrying extra items (running vest/waist belt/etc.), At least one 16-20oz water bottle, Light nutrition (gels or nutrition bars), Post run change of warm/comfortable clothes, Enthusiasm. :-) CURRENCY: for after run Meal/Drink (average price range $20-40) Menu and information link to Sweetwater Cafe: http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/cafe/

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Victor
Perfect pace on the steeps of Mt. Tam
15 reviews
$80/person
15 reviews
$80/person