|200-Mile Relay | 12 ppl||Friday, October 12, 2018||Start time varies|
Note: 21+ only for this race. #BourbonChase
Why We Love It
Lexington, known as the horse capital of the world, resides within the famous bluegrass region of central Kentucky. The city's southern charm is known for its historic homes, farmland pastures, and bourbon distilleries. It's also the birthplace of George Clooney and childhood home of Mary Todd Lincoln, the wife of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.
Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do
|Waveland State Historic House|
Restored gardens, grounds and buildings showcasing a historic glimpse into life on a plantation.
A landscaped urban park with soft waterfalls, stone promenades, lawn activities and games, public seating and outdoor concerts.
|Thursday Night Live|
A free and weekly, outdoor concert series featuring live bands. Spring through Fall.
|The Legacy Trail|
A 12-mile (19 km) recreational walking and biking path lined with views of nature, the countryside and public art.
|Red River Gorge|
A geological area with rock, sandstone arches and cliffs residing within the Daniel Boone National Forest. Activities: bike, camp, canoe/kayak, fish, hike.
A nature sanctuary dedicated to preserving the beauty of the Kentucky River Palisades and is home to hiking trails and local events.
|Mary Todd Lincoln House|
Once the childhood home of the former first lady, it is now a museum dedicated to her legacy.
An aboredom and cemetery that is not the final resting place for both union and confederate soldiers, but also known for its beautiful grounds.
|High - 67°F (19°C)||Low - 47°F (8°C)|
Blue Grass Airport (LEX)
|Gratz Park Inn||0.5 mi (0.8 km) from finish|
|Hilton Lexington Downtown||Across the street from finish|
|Holiday Inn Lexington Downtown||1.3 mi (2.1 km) from finish|
|Hyatt Regency Lexington||Across the street from finish|
|Lyndon House||0.7 mi (1.1 km) from finish|
|SpringHill Suites Lexington||1.1 mi (1.8 km) from finish|
|The Campbell House||1.7 mi (2.7 km) from finish|