Running Camp of Mount Mitchell “For Big Kids”


August 17 - 08:00 am


August 20 - 08:00 am


Upstate Ultras


Upstate Ultras

100 Paris Mountain Ave

Greenville, SC, United States, 29609

Have you ever been jealous of all the kids who get to go on camps every summer? It sucks being a big kid with responsibility but here at the 1st annual MUT Running Camp we are now inviting you, the big kid! This camp will focus on a variety of things, team building, navigation, community service, friendship, and of course a bit of running! At the end of the camp we will have our Camp Challenge consisting of a 26.2 mile adventure that covers 17,000 Feet of Elevation change up and over Mnt. Mitchell.

When: August 17th – 20th

Where: Briar Bottom Campground

Whats included:
– Breakfast/Dinner on Saturday and Sunday
– Dinner on Friday after check-in
– Camp Shirt (Bright Pink with a Unicorn on it)
– 3 Organized Training Runs
– 1 Group Sites for camping
(50 People per Group Site)

Details: (Weekend Events)
Friday Aug 17th
Noon – Check In
2:00pm – Camp Meeting
4:00pm – Group Run Up to Mount Mitchell
(10.5 Mile Run Stopping at top for snack)
7:00pm – Return to camp for dinner
8:00pm – Camp Meeting/Informative Training Discussion
9:00pm – Story Time

Saturday Aug 18th
7:00am – Optional Shakeout Run
8:30am – Breakfast
10:00am – Travel to Mount Mitchell State Park
12:00am – Crest/Ridge Run 7-10 Miles
2:00pm – Snack at Mount Mitchell State Park
3:00pm – Team Photo at the Highest point east of the Miss.
4:00pm – Early dinner at the “Inn” near the campground

Sunday Aug 19th
7:00am – Start of our “Adventure Run” that encompasses 17,000 feet of change over 26 miles.
4:00pm – Camper Awards (Paper Plate Awards)
6:00pm – Dinner
8:00pm – Closing Ceremonies

Free Day
2:00pm – Checkout

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