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Friends 10K - 5K and Fun Run/Walk

Sun November 3, 2024 Thurmont, MD 21788 US Directions

Events

5K

$30 9:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST
200 spots left. Registration Opens March 8, 2024 at 7:00pm EST

10K

$30 9:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST
200 spots left. Registration Opens March 9, 2024 at 7:00pm EST

Fun Run / Walk

$8.51 9:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST
100 spots left. Registration Opens March 8, 2024 at 7:00pm EST

5K - no tech shirt

$25 9:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST Registration Opens July 24, 2024 at 9:48pm EDT

10K - no tech shirt

$25 9:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST Registration Opens July 24, 2024 at 9:48pm EDT

Place

William Houck Drive, William Houck (Lake) Area, Cunningham Falls State Park
39.6265, -77.4632
Thurmont, MD US 21788

Description

5K: Paved, rolling 5K among the fall colors in Cunningham Falls State Park. Includes "The Hill".  

10K: Challenging double-loop of the paved 5K course. Among the fall colors and crisp air in Cunningham Falls State Park.

The Fun Run / Walk is an untimed 1.4-mile family-friendly stroll on the pavement in Cunningham Falls Park.

The races start at 9 am.  Sunday, November 5.

Sorry, shirts unavailable for registrations made after October 15, 2023.

BE ADVISED,  REGISTRATION ENDS 9 PM ON NOVEMBER 4.  NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.

DIRECTIONS FROM US 15 IN THURMONTTake MD 77 west 3 miles, then turn left on to Catoctin Hollow Road.  Proceed 1.3 miles, then turn right on to William Houck Drive.  Just after the Entrance Station on William Houck Drive, turn right into the large parking area (South Beach Circle) and follow guidance for your parking spot.   

PACKET PICK UPS:

Sat Nov. 4, 12-Noon - 3 PM.  Charm City Run,  NEW LOCATION!  925 W. 7th Street, Frederick, MD 21702  (301) 620-8552. 

Sun Nov. 5 (race day morning) 8:00 - 8:45 am, In the William Houck Area, 200' from the start line,  South Beach Circle parking area.  Coordinates: 39.6270, -77.4628

EVENT RECORDS: 5K Male: Zachary Newman: 17:33, 5K Female: Michelle Lane 22:42, 10K Male: Tom Yinger 40:21, 10K Female: Leslie Miller 42:53.

Proceeds benefit the Friends of Cunningham Falls and Gambrill State Parks www.cunninghamgambrill.org  a 501(c)3 non-profit whose mission is to support and enhance the programs and recreational offerings of Maryland's Cunningham Falls and Gambrill State Parks through charitable contributions and in-kind donations.

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