Upcoming Events

Jun
24
2017 Rachel Carson Trail ChallengeWho's In?Volunteer

  • Full Challenge35.9 milesOver 99% Full
  • The traditional Challenge. It begins in North Park and ends in Harrison Hills Park. Starts at 5:30 AM, finish time limit is 15 hours 4 minutes. Limit 600 participants, minimum age 12. Entry fee: $90 through June 24.

  • Homestead Challenge17.6 milesFull
  • Also known as the Half Challenge, it begins near the Springdale High School and ends in Harrison Hills Park. Starts at 10:00 AM, finish time limit is 7 hours 22 minutes. If you ever contemplated trying the Challenge but never thought you could go 34 miles, this may be for you. Limit 300 participants, minimum age 12. Entry fee: $90 through June 24.

  • Friends & Family Challenge7.8 miles
  • This begins in Tarentum and ends in Harrison Hills Park. Starts at 12:00 PM. It's intended for groups of up to 5 members, and the minimum unaccompanied age is 12. There are two significant hills on this section of the trail. Limit 50 groups. The entry fee is for the entire group (not per person). Entry fee: $85 through June 24.


Aug
26
2017 Baker Trail UltraChallengeWho's In?Volunteer

  • Solo50.4 miles
  • This year the race covers the northern section of the Baker Trail, starting at the Start at 6:30 AM. Runners will follow the Baker Trail south to Summerville, then turn east toward Brookville and end at the Brookville YMCA. Finish time limit 14 hours. Limit 120 participants, minimum age 16. Entry fee: $85 through August 11, $100 through August 25, $115 through August 26 4:30 AM.

  • Relay50.4 miles
  • Relay teams of up to 5 members cover the same course within the same time as the Solo runners. Course leg distances are 11.8, 5.9, 12.8, 10.8, 9.1 miles. Limit 25 teams, minimum age 16. Entry fee: $150 through August 11, $200 through August 25, $225 through August 26 4:30 AM.