The Portage Park District Foundation is scheduled to present the Headwaters Adventure Race on July 8 in Mantua Village as a fundraiser for supporting trail maintenance and conservation projects.
The event is set to begin at 8 a.m.
The event starts at Buchert Park and includes a two-mile run on the Headwaters Trail, a 10-mile bike ride on rural roads to Camp Hi Canoe Livery in Hiram and ending with a five-mile paddle on the Upper Cuyahoga Scenic River back to Mantua. The route passes by nature preserves, historic sites and preserved farmland.
Go solo or grab a friend to form a relay or all-phase team. Entry fee is $49, students, ages 18 and younger, are $29.
Kayak and canoe rentals are available for $10 per person. Sponsors and volunteers are welcome.
For more information and registration, check out the Headwaters Adventure Race 2017 page on Facebook.