If you are a runner or very athletic, Tough Mudder might be the perfect event for you and will also be a great vacation to check it out. This event is actually coming to Los Angeles for the first time on March 29 & 30. It is a hard core obstacle course full of various things to test your strength and stamina.
Tough Mudder has brought 450,000 pounds of ice, 3,500,000 gallons of mud, and 17,000 gallons of Dos Equis to the SoCal region. A few famous people have even enjoyed doing this event including actor Joshua Jackson, pro snowboarder Eddie Wall, and pro skateboarder Sierra Fellers.
You can check out a few of the things they do at this event in the slideshow on this page. You will get dirty and wet, but you will have a blast doing it and also get in shape as you have a fun time. It will be worth the trip to get to the closest event.
One great thing about this event is they raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project. That is a great cause and another reason to do it. Make sure you check out their website to find out where the closest Tough Mudder is to you.