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Sat October 14, 2023 Pittsburgh, PA 15214 US Directions


5 Mile

8:30AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT Group pricing available. Be sure to check the Multi Person Drop Down when registering.

2 Mile

8:30AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT


Catoma Street
Pittsburgh, PA US 15214


Fineview Citizens Council is hosting its Twenty-Eigth Annual Urban Step & Trail Challenge on Saturday, October 14, 2023.

Participants will ascend Fineview’s hills, streets, and staircases. Among the steps are Pittsburgh’s STEEPEST stair set (371 steps) on Rising Main Avenue which is the equivalent of a 17-story building!

The course covers 12 public staircases for a total of over 1,600 steps and provides breathtaking views along the way. All proceeds from the event will benefit our programming related to beautification, preserving affordability, and events.


New this year, participants can register in groups/teams of 4-8 and every group member will receive $5 off the current individual registration price. 

This is FOR THE 5 MILE ONLY. See details below.

  • Groups/teams must be a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 8 people.
  • 1 person will register the group and be responsible for the group payment.
  • Other members will pay the team captain who registered the group offline.
  • The captain registering the group will need ALL TEAM MEMBERS' information at the time of registration.
    • Name
    • Address
    • Phone
    • Email address
    • Date of Birth
    • Emergency Contact and Phone
    • Shirt size
  • The team captain will add their information and the other participants as well.
  • Then they will select the multi-person pricing from the drop-down menu.
  • Continue to the checkout screen.



All participants will receive a custom, long sleeve tech tee shirt.


Awards will be handed out in the following categories in the 5 MILE RACE ONLY.

  • Top 3 male and female overall
  • 1st overall non-binary runner
  • 1st overall Fineview resident
  • Top male and female in the following age groups
    • 19 and under
    • 20-29
    • 30-39
    • 49-49
    • 59-59
    • 60+

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Race Contact Info

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Catoma Overlook Sponsor - "Oh What A View"

Rising Main Sponsor - "No Elevator Here"

"Who's Afraid of Heights"

"Worth the Trek"

Sandstone Quarry - "Keep Looking Up"


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