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MUD ON THE MOUNTAIN | SAT., MAY 13, 2017

Mud on the Mountain offers athletes a chance to get down and dirty atop the beautiful Laurel Highlands. The seven mile mud run course winds its way up, down and through some of the most challenging terrain in Pennsylvania. This event will take place on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Across more than seven miles of body-breaking terrain you will traverse ponds, scale boulder fields, climb your way over obstacles and claw your way up impossible inclines, all on your way to a triumphant finish! After working to destroy your body, stick around for the Recovery Party in the Foggy Goggle, pamper yourself in the Trillium Spa and dine in one of the resort’s amazing restaurants or give sporting clays a shot for a little extra excitement!

MUD ON THE MOUNTAIN RULES AND RESTRICTIONS

  • There are heats that go out every 15 minutes beginning at 8 a.m.
  • There are 300 people in each heat
  • A limited number of time slots are available. Be sure to register early to ensure your spot.
  • When you register you pick the time you wish to run. People have asked about being in the same heat with their friends. We recommend registering early and together.
  • There are no prizes, just bragging rights and camaraderie with the runners in your heat.
  • Each participant receives a wicking shirt and medal when they finish.
  • For more information please check our FAQs page.

RECOVERY PARTY

After pushing your body to its limits, you will need to celebrate your accomplishments and unwind. Stick around after the event for the Recovery Party at the Foggy Goggle! Trade battle stories with your comrades, show off your battle wounds and enjoy the cold beverages, grab a bite to eat from selections from our special Mud on the Mountain menu and enjoy the live entertainment!

OVERNIGHT LODGING

If you are ready to tackle more than seven miles and over 20 obstacles at Mud on the Mountain at Seven Springs on Saturday, May 13, 2017, then why not make it a weekend escape? Spending the night at Seven Springs for Mud on the Mountain will allow you to get your rest before you take on the body-breaking terrain and the opportunity to recover in the Foggy Goggle! Lodging starts at $139 per room, for one night night and $109 per room for two nights. Reservations can be made ONLINE or by calling 866-437-1300.

PACKET PICKUP

Packet Pickup will be in Festival Hall on Friday, May 12 from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, May 7, beginning at 6 a.m.

PRIZES

All racers will receive a wicking shirt and medal when they finsih. The top five Mud on the Mountain participants in the Elite Heat will receive a prize.

RACE DAY PARKING

We have parking for thousands of cars on the mountain. Help the environment, and help ease the congestion on the mountain, by riding with a friend. If you are staying with us on the mountain you will have reserved parking near the hotel.

RACE DAY BAG CHECK

No need to worry about where to stash your dry clothes or your camera while you are slogging though the course. We will keep your stuff nice and dry in our bag check area. Bag check is in the Timberstone Room, located near the Ski Lodge, and opens at 7 a.m.


KIDS' MUD ON THE MOUNTAIN | SAT., MAY 27, 2017

Kids, it’s your turn to take on Mud on the Mountain and play in the mud without getting in trouble with your parents! The course is based upon the highly-popular grown-up Mud On The Mountain as it shares many of the same obstacles, some scaled down versions of classic obstacles, and some new fun features! Kids’ Mud on the Mountain takes place on Saturday, May 27, 2017, the perfect event to kick off your summer vacation!

KIDS' MUD ON THE MOUNTAIN INFORMATION, RULES AND RESTRICTIONS

  • You have to be 8 – 17 years of age to participate
  • Event Registration closes May 5, 2017, or when all spots are filled. We suggest early registration. There will be NO on-site event registration the day of the event
  • Packet pick up and bag check will take place starting at 7 a.m. in Tiny Tots located on the bottom floor of the Ski Lodge. There is no Friday night packet pickup.
  • The event is split into three heats, which are divided by age
    • Juniors ages 8-9 start at 12:30 p.m. on a one mile course with 13 obstacles
    • Tweens ages 10-12 at 11 a.m. on a 1.15mile course with 15 obstacles
    • Teens ages 13-17 start at 9 a.m. on a 5K (3.5 mile) course with 21 obstacles
  • There are no prizes, just bragging rights and camaraderie with the runners in your heat.
  • Each participant receives a wicking shirt and medal when they finish.

OVERNIGHT LODGING | MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Seven Springs Mountain Resort celebrates the unofficial start of summer with festive activities, including Kids’ Mud on the Mountain, two concerts featuring Chris Jamison on Saturday and The Hillbilly Way on Sunday, Zambelli Fireworks and plenty of family fun all weekend long! If you want to stay late and start early, take advantage of our special Memorial Day package.. Reservations can be made ONLINE or by calling 866-437-1300.


MUTTS ON THE MOUNTAIN | SAT., AUG. 19, 2017

Give your pooch the chance to get his paws dirty! It’s time to get muddy with man’s best friend at Mutts on the Mountain on Saturday, August 19, 2017. This event is the canine version of Seven Springs’ super-popular mud run. That’s right, now even your dog can enjoy the challenge of Mud On The Mountain! We have designed a special 5k and 1-mile course that keeps both dogs and their humans in mind. You and Fido will take on up to 16 obstacles while slogging through every pup’s favorite: MUD!

MUTTS ON THE MOUNTAIN RULES AND RESTRICTIONS

  • Only one dog per human participant (participant must be at least 18 years of age).
  • Additional dogs may be registered, but must have accompanying human participant (accompanying participant must be age 13 or older).
  • Event registration ends on Friday, August 18, 2017 at Noon
  • All dogs must be leashed. Leashes cannot be retractable and cannot exceed 8 ft in length
  • All dogs must have rabies certificate on file before the race
  • You must pick up after your dog
  • We strongly recommend that dogs are on a harness rather than a collar
  • All dogs must wear a collar with a clearly identifiable tag
  • Positive reinforcement is encouraged to get your dog around the course. If your dog is having problems with an obstacle, then we advise you to avoid it.
  • The most important thing is that the dogs and humans enjoy the challenge. If your dog becomes anxious or stressed in any way we reserve the right to remove your dog from the course.
  • We advise that dogs do not eat their morning meal before the challenge but are given food afterwards.

Seven Springs In the Community

Seven Springs is proud to be an economically vital and compassionate part of our community. We support out local charities that work to improve the quality of life for our neighbors and out communities.

Over the past five years, Seven Springs has supported and developed relationships throughout the local community, including Somerset, Fayette, and Westmoreland counties, as well as the Pittsburgh region. Seven Springs Mountain Resort supports many non-profit and civic organizations through considerable charitable and community efforts, specifically charitable giving, merchandise and ticket donations, and volunteer efforts.

Giving Back

Seven Springs directly participates in and supports a number of important initiatives. For instance, since 2006, the resort has contributed to 1,104 community organizations ranging from:

  • Toys For Tots
  • Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • The American Red Cross
  • Special Olympics
  • The Salvation Army
  • Samuel Hicks Memorial Fund
  • The Girl Scouts of Western PA
  • The Boy Scouts of America
  • Boarding for Breast Cancer
  • The Children's Home of Pittsburgh
  • Scholarship Programs
  • The Humane Society of Somerset County
  • The United Way of the Laurel Highlands
  • and Many More!

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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MUD ON THE MOUNTAIN

KIDS' MUD ON THE MOUNTAIN

MUTTS ON THE MOUNTAIN

 

*Registration for Mud on the Mountain closes on Thursday, May 4, 2017.
Must be 18+ years of age

 

*Registration for Kids' Mud on the Mountain closes on Friday, May 5, 2017.
Must be 8-17 years of age

 

*Registration for Mutts on the Mountain closes on Friday, August 18, 2017.
Must be 13+ years of age

Mud on the Mountain

Saturday, May 13, 2017

  • Now - May 4, 2017 | $85*

*Timed heat at 8 a.m. add $10


Kids' Mud on the Mountain

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Juniors ages 8-9

  • Now - May 5, 2017 | $45

Tweens ages 10-12

  • Now - May 5, 2017 | $50

Teens ages 13-17

  • Now - May 5, 2017 | $60

Mutts on the Mountain

Saturday, August 19, 2017

5k Course - First Runner with one dog

  • Now - July 17, 2017 | $45
  • July 18 - Aug. 18, 2017 | $55

5k Course - Additional Runner with same dog

  • Now - July 17, 2017 | $20
  • July 18 - Aug. 18, 2017 | $25

1-Mile Course - First Runner with one dog

  • Now - July 17, 2017 | $35
  • July 18 - Aug. 18, 2017 | $45

1-Mile Course - Additional Runner with same dog

  • Now - July 17, 2017 | $15
  • July 18 - Aug. 18, 2017 | $20

Child Care during Mud on the Mountain

Child care is available during the May 13 Mud on the Mountain event for children walking age through age 10. Reservations are required. For pricing and more information, please call 800-452-2223, ext. 7997.

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