5.3 miles (Running Total 45.8)

Image of the finish line for Leg #11  
Difficulty: Difficult
Topography: Flat, gently rolling to more serious ups and downs.
Description: Head out of the lot and make a right on Lake Road. Bear right at first intersection, staying on Lake Road, then cross a bridge, go 0.4 mile uphill, and make a left onto paved Treaster Kettle Road. Once on Treaster Kettle, the road alternates between pavement and gravel for a short distance, eventually maintaining a gravel surface. At 1.3 miles bear right, pass Thickhead Road intersection on the left (2.0 mi.), continue through several long climbs and descents, passing Mexico Gun Club (3.1 mi.), until the intersection with Bear Meadows Road (5.2 mi.). Vehicles must park before intersection . Runners, turn left onto Bear Meadows Road and head into Transition Zone #11 at Bear Meadows Natural Area.
Transition Zone 11: NOTE: Temporary parking for this transition is BEFORE you reach the T in the road near the end of Leg #10; park on right side only. DO NOT drive vehicles to Bear Meadows parking area.
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