What: 14 mile trail race in the heart of the Pa Wilds. The course consists of some of the Eastern States 100 trails in Sproul State Forest. This is a "runner" only event and has a strict 4 hour time limit. PaRunners will be timing the event and there will be prizes for the top 3 male and female overall finishers. Post race picnic.
When: August 26th, 2017. Start time 8am. Timing ends at 12 noon sharp.
Where: Hyner Run State Park. 86 Hyner Park Road, North Bend Pa 17760
How: Registration opens Sunday December 20th at 1pm. Visit ultrasignup to sign up. There will be no paper registrations for this event.
Sproul 10K July 22, 2017 10am Start 3 miles up, 3 miles down!!
What: A 10K run through the mountains of Sproul State Forest. It's 3 miles of uphill to the top of McCloskey moutain, and then a blistering 3.7 miles down to the finish. It's truly one of the most challenging 10K's around. Put on by the organizers of the Hyner and Rothrock Challenges. Click here for Sproul slideshow.
Where: The WCSA in Hyner, PA. The club is also the host of the Hyner View Trail Challenge. Follow route 120 west from Lock Haven University, drive about 20 miles, and the WCSA will be on your left before the huge bridge crossing the Susquehanna River. Follow signs for the Nature and Environmental Center. The trails being used are part of the Sproul State Forest system. The trail includes vistas, stream crossings, and technical single track.
When: Saturday, July 22nd at the WCSA. Race starts at 10am sharp. Bib pickup starts at 8:30am and closes at 9:45am. Bring a change of clothes and hang out for some good food and drink. Camping is available at the Start/Finish area.
How: Registration is capped at 300. Only pre-registered runners for this event. There is NO RACE DAY sign ups for this event. Sorry. No Refunds. No Deferrals. No bandits. No exceptions.