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Turkey Trot Planned for Thanksgiving Day

Hundreds of runners will burning off calories before their big Thanksgiving day feast at the Mountain Man Turkey Trot at Lake Mead.

Around 700 racers are expected for Thursday's event, which includes a 12K run, a 5K run and walk and a 1 mile stroll. The 12K race starts at 8 a.m.

The course starts and finishes at Lakeshore Road. Runners travel along the Historic Railroad Trail, turning at Hoover Dam.

Visitors to Lake Mead should be prepared for delays along Lakeshore Drive.