Spending time in Big Bear Lake, California is always fun, but when you’re here for Memorial Day weekend and enjoy getting out and pushing your athletic limits, you’ll want to be sure to sign up for the Memorial Day Weekend 5k or 10K option at Meadow Park. This scenic lakeside route is sure to please the eye and push runners to their physical limits as they make their way towards the finish line on May 26th.
Open to runners of all ages and abilities, the Memorial Day Weekend 5k or 10k race options are a wonderful way to celebrate the holiday while staying active alongside friends and family. You don’t have to be a world-class athlete to make the most of this outdoor opportunity. Distance runners will thrive on the 10K route while joggers, walkers, and younger children will enjoy a more personalized pace competing in the 5K.
Meadow Park sprawls over 16-acres of breathtaking land at 41220 Park Avenue in Big Bear Lake and provides all of the lush landscape runners have come to look for in optimal racing. Those who have come to support a runner without participating directly will enjoy the multitude of picnic tables, playgrounds, ball fields and sporting courts available to spend a sunny afternoon outdoors. There’s even a designated area for horseshoe tossing when you’re in the mood for some off the beaten path competition without having to cover miles of ground on foot.
As runners take off, they will be able to enjoy lake views at their side while mountains, hills and towering trees complete the scenery. While registration is available the day of the race, participants are encouraged to register earlier online in order to pick up packets and get ready for the big day alongside their fellow competitors. The lakeside route of this fun-filled race makes it popular with athletes from near and far. Come for the competition and stay to enjoy the beauty of Meadow Park when the race is done.
When you’re here to race over Memorial Day weekend, eliminate accommodation stress by letting the professionals at Big Bear Vacations book you into a beautiful and conveniently located vacation home. We’ll make sure your home away from home comes with the amenities you deserve and the luxurious extras you’ll crave after crossing the finish line. Many of our homes are pet-friendly when you’re traveling with canine companions. Contact us today to start planning your next trip to Big Bear Lake.