Tree Trotter P.R. Crusher Summer Series

Mon June 1 - Mon August 31 Lagrange, OH 44050 US

Challenge yourself each month with these awesome races. Distances range from 1 mile to a marathon. Each course will be marked and maps will be available for download as well as on site at the start/finish line. Submit your times and see how you compare to your fellow runners while exploring the beautiful Lorain County Metroparks.

How It Works:

  1. Register one-time for the 'One-Time Series Fee' only. This will automatically add you to all 20 events.
    1. You may DECLINE your shirt to save money on registration.
  2. During the months outlined below, complete the various races. You may try each course multiple times and submit your fastest time.
    1. Access the routes and addresses on the 'Race Routes' page
  3. After you complete a race, click the Results Tab, select the correct race, and submit your time.
  4. See how you stack up against your competition and earn prizes!

Included with each registration:

  • Soft-fit Shirt
  • Bib
  • Mailed directly to you
  • Course maps
  • Prizes and awards
  • Barebones Option (no shirt & no shipping) to save some $$
  • Free scavenger hunt sheets for families (click the Scavenger Hunt Tab)


We will have the courses set with arrows and a start/finish post at the courses during the months outlined below. 

When you sign up, you will have access to the routes and addresses on the Race Routes page. With questions, contact


  • Hollstein Reservation/Amherst HealthPlex – 1 Mile
  • Amherst Beaver Creek – 5K Route 
  • Carlisle Reservation Visitor Center - 5k Route
  • Black River Reservation (Steel Mill Trail) – 4 Mile 
  • Cascade Park – 2 Mile Route
  • Black River Reservation – Half-Marathon/13.1 Mile 
  • North Coast Inland Trail – Full Marathon/26.2 Mile 


  • Carlisle Reservation (Visitor Center) – 2 Mile Route
  • Carlisle Reservation – 7 Mile Route
  • Wellington Reservation – 4 Mile Route
  • Caley Reservation – 5K Route
  • Kopf Family Reservation – 5k/3.1 Mile Route
  • Black River Reservation – Half-Marathon/13.1 Mile 
  • North Coast Inland Trail – Full Marathon/26.2 Mile 


  • Indian Hollow Reservation (Royal Oaks) – 2 Mile
  • Carlisle Reservation (Equestrian Center) – 5k/3.1 Mile 
  • Columbia Reservation – 5 Mile 
  • French Creek Reservation – 5K (and/or 4 Mile long route)
  • Black River Reservation – Half-Marathon/13.1 Mile 
  • North Coast Inland Trail – Full Marathon/26.2 Mile 

Prizes and Series Winners

Complete all the courses in a given month (besides the Half and Full Marathons) and be eligible for the Monthly Prizes. Winners will be selected at random but must have a time submitted for each course in the given month.

Proceeds benefit the Lorain County Metro Parks. Sign up to stay fit, stay active, and explore our beautiful parks!


Where to Find Courses and Maps

AFTER REGISTERING, you will have access to the Race Routes Tab to view and download all the race routes. You will find a Start/Finish Post with a map at the beginning of each course to aid you on your run. 

Happpy trails!

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

12882 Diagonal Rd
Lagrange, OH US 44050

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