Eric Orton's Mountain Running Academy
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (JHMR) is pleased to team up with world renowned running coach and Marmot Athlete Eric Orton and slopeside lodging partners Teton Mountain Lodge and Hotel Terra to host the third year of Eric Orton's Mountain Running Academy.
These multiday running camps based out of Teton Village combine mountain amenities, world class terrain, and a personalized approach to trail running and training to create an unforgettable experience. Guests will spend the days exploring the endless terrain accessed from JHMR and relax in luxury by night.
This running academy, set in the majestic Teton Mountain Range, provides every participant the opportunity to train, learn, explore, and discover what is possible with personalized coaching by Eric Orton, the Born To Run coach, and author of The Cool Impossible. Eric's creative and unique coaching format will challenge every camper, allowing them to achieve at their own level of ability, within a fun, inclusive group and team environment. Lodging and spa options, as well as group meals provided by the Teton Mountain Lodge and Hotel Terra, round out the three day camp to create a rejuvenating experience.
Eric Orton Jackson Hole Run Camp Details:
Dates: July 28 -30, 2016
Cost: $ 599 for July Camp Book Now
Lodging: Book with Hotel Terra or Teton Mountain Lodge, with packaged pricing for camp, four nights lodging and breakfast starting at $1848 at Hotel Terra and $1944 at Teton Mountain Lodge.
Who it's for: This camp's itinerary is designed for experienced runners of all levels who are looking to improve and grow their mountain and trail running abilities. Camp participants will be limited, so book now.
For tentative schedules, click here.
As seen in the June Issue of Outside Magazine, noted author Christopher McDougall's book Born to Run was chosen as the number one adventure piece from within a large category of groundbreaking memoirs, fiction, documentaries and film. Don't miss the opportunity to run with world famous running coach Eric Orton this July in Jackson Hole.
About Eric Orton
Eric Orton is a performance guru and innovative running coach, world renowned for training a wide spectrum of athletes, from recreational runners to competitive age groupers to elite ultra marathoners, as well as racing competitively, himself, at most every distance from 100 meters to 36 hours in length. Based in the adventure paradise of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, in the last few years he came to international acclaim in the bestselling book, Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen as the coach of its author Christopher McDougall. In 2013, Eric authored his own book, The Cool Impossible to enable people at any fitness level to become strong, fast, healthy runners who can challenge themselves to their own Cool Impossible by dreaming beyond fear and living beyond limits. Eric uses his passions for adventure, participation, and health to explore the unlimited possibilities of the body and mind.
About Jackson Hole Mountain Resort
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort located in Teton Village, WY is a year round adventure outpost with an amazing array of summer activities. Experience the many activities in the Grand Adventure Park including a new Aerial Adventure Course, downhill mountain biking park, access hundreds of miles of hiking trails, or try tandem paragliding, horseback riding, guided rock climbing, kids programs, outdoor concerts and more - all just ONE mile from Grand Teton National Park.
About Hotel Terra Jackson Hole
Located slopeside to Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, the LEED-Silver Certified Hotel Terra Jackson Hole provides a contemporary approach to eco-mountain luxury with sustainable practices and a vibrant atmosphere to create an exceptional experience for their guests. While Hotel Terra's spirited team invites destination travelers and outdoor adventurers to "play like a local" during any season, this picturesque and pristine mountain environment also inspires much needed rest, relaxation and an unforgettable lasting mountain getaway.
About Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa
Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa, a AAA Four Diamond, award-winning property in Teton Village, combines quiet elegance with the warmth and rustic details of a quintessential Jackson Hole lodge. The Lodge has every amenity for the adventure traveler looking for a luxurious mountain haven. With five hot tubs, two pools and an expansive fitness center, the award winning Solitude Spa is the perfect place to unwind after a day of skiing or hiking. The Lodge is also home to Spur Restaurant & Bar, with Executive Chef Kevin Humphreys, named Best Chef in Jackson five years in a row.