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The Bear: Assault on Grandfather Mountain

The Bear: Assault on Grandfather

This five-mile footrace climbs 1,568 feet in elevation from the town of Linville to the summit of Grandfather mountain. Over 800 runners will start up the Old Yonahlossee Road from Linville at 7 PM, circle the Highland Games track around 7:15, and head up the Grandfather Mountain summit road.

The race is the kick-off the the world renowned Scottish Highland Games at the beautiful Grandfather Mountain.