Geneva, New York
Certified 10K course features historic city of Geneva, Hobart & William Smith Campus & beautiful vistas of Seneca Lake.
Certified 5K course offers moderately challenging hill followed by & fast but gentle down hill, flat to the finish!
Color Mile Fun Run is an off-street loop that’s safe and fun. Starts at the Jim Dooley Center for Early Learning, around the Geneva General Campus & through a multitude of color-blasting stations, then to the finish line for plenty of cheers from family & hundreds of racers awaiting their start.
Color Mile is an un-timed paint race where runners get doused with color; fun for youngsters as well as for the young at heart. Finish medals for all.
Mile 1: Start at Geneva General Hospital, Jim Dooley Center for Early Learning and west up the hill on North St to the intersection of Castle St.
Mile 2: Left hand turn on to Castle St. and “fly” downhill (your reward for running up that hill), you’ve completed 2 miles once you pass Brook St.
Mile 3: Proceed on Castle St. until a left turn on to Oak St. Nice and flat to muster up your final “kick”. At the end of Oak St., turn right on to North St. Now, you’re back at the hospital entrance, turn left on to Roosevelt street and sprint to the finish!
Mile 1: Start at Geneva General Hospital behind the Jim Dooley Center for Early Learning and west up the hill on North St to the intersection of Castle St.
Mile 2: Left hand turn on to Castle St. and “fly” downhill (your reward for running up that hill), remain on Castle street to Pultney St and turn right. Pass Saint Stephens church and the former DeSales High School. At the intersection of Washington St. turn left to Pultney Park. Stay right as you run the cobble stone circular drive around the Lady of the Lake fountain, turn right on to South Main St.
Mile 3: For a short distance run WITH traffic on South Main St. over pass- stay on the right hand side of the street and turn right on to St. Clair Street. Enjoy Hobart & William Smith College’s historic buildings. At the bottom of the hill on St. Clair take a left on to Pultney St to where it ends at Jay St. Go right on Jay St. up a short grade then quick left on to Kings Lane, Enjoy the shade and sculptures in a park like setting. Note the gorgeous Victorian Mansion that houses the College’s art department. You’re at the halfway point!
Mile 4: King’s Lane circles back to S. Main St. Turn left and run against traffic, heading north, back to the city. Note the beautiful view of Seneca Lake to your right. Just before you reach Lady of the Lake fountain again, you’re at the 5 mile mark. Stay on Main St. all the way back to Geneva General Hospital.
Mile 5: You’re on a nice gentle down hill heading into the down town area (catch your breath!). As you approach the divided portion of Main St., stay left against traffic. Your almost home! Turn left on to Mason St. in front of the hospital and put on your kick to the finish line!