Located around Sessions Lake, the Ionia State Recreation Area has amazing trails, great nooks to fish, a fantastic swimming beach around the lake. It's also the perfect spot for an XTERRA race. Bring the whole family and camp, explore, and enjoy the XTERRA lifestyle.
The 5K and 10K loop of the trail run utilize the rolling wooded single track trail that circles Sessions Lake. It’s a challenging course with plenty of rolling hill climbs and foot bridges to cross Sessions Creek winding through the forest around the lake.