Laurel Hill Aventure Race

The race will have 3 races in 2016. There will be a SUP, Sport class & Unlimitted Class. The Sport class will be under 16ft. kayak and the Unlimitted Class will be open to any size kayak. All Races start at the same time.  The Adventure Race is a form of a Triathon but replacing the swim with a kayak race.

The Unlimitted Class (any kayak length)will be a 2 Mile Kayak, 12 Mile Moutain Bike, 5K Run.

The Sport Class (under 16ft kayak) will be a 2 Mile Kayak, 8 Mile Mountain Bike, 5K Run.

SUP Class will be a 2 mile SUP race, 8 Mile mountain bike, 5K Run

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Event details and schedule

The Laurel Hill Adventure Race is a fund raiser that benefits The Friends of Laurel Hill State Park Complex. The Adventure Race is a form of a Triathon but replacing the swim with a kayak race.

This race is in memory of Janice Boyko.  Janice was a strong and supportive member of the Friends of Laurel Hill.  She had always envisioned an adventure type race in the park and we are trying to make that vision a reality.

The Friends of Laurel Hill State Park Complex, (Laurel Hill-Kooser-Laurel Ridge State Parks), is a non-profit volunteer organization composed of members who share a love for the parks and are motivated to share their time and talent. Our mission is to contribute to the park by helping maintain trails and facilities, assisting with special projects by raising funds to improve the park's recreation, environmental education, and interpretive programs.

 Event schedule and times

Day of race packet pickup 6:30am at the transition area near the lake beach.

Race starts at 8:30am

Post race party and awards following the last participant in.  

This list is private.

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

No entries have been received yet.

Laurel Hill State Park

1454 Laurel Hill Park Road
Somerset, PA 15501-5629                        

From I-76, take Exit 110 (Somerset) and drive west on PA 31 from Somerset for eight miles. Turn left onto Trent Road and follow the directional signs to Laurel Hill State Park. The park may also be reached from Exit 91 (Donegal) of I-76 by turning left on PA 31 east and traveling 14 miles. Turn right onto Trent Road and follow directional signs to the park.

GPS DD:  Lat. 40.01023  Long. -79.2244

Driving Directions: The Interactive GIS Map has turn-by-turn driving directions to the park office from the Park Information Window. Please note that the background maps are maintained by a variety of public sources and driving directions usually go to the nearest large road.


Jul 16, 2016


Somerset, PA