Friends 10K, 5K and Fun Run / Walk

Event Info

Date: Sunday, 10/28/2018
Deadline: 10/27/2018 5:57 PM
Location: Cunningham Falls State Park Houck (Lake) Area. 14039 Catoctin Hollow Road, Thurmont, Maryland, 21788, US
  • 10K (10 km)

    • 9:00 AM start time

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

  • 5K (5 km)

    • 9:02 AM start time

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

  • Fun Run/Walk (1.4 mi)

    • 9:03 AM start time

    Family-friendly stroll on the pavement in Cunningham Falls State Park, amongst the colorful trees.

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Frederick County's most scenic running event in the fall foliage and crisp air.

Paved, rolling course. 


5K run begins and ends at the William Houck (Lake) area parking lot. 14039 Catoctin Hollow Road near Thurmont.  39.6266 -77.4633


The course runs the rolling pavement of North Beach Road and South Beach Circle, and also goes up THE HILL toward the Campground.  


The 10K is a challenging double-loop of the paved 5K course.


The 1.4-mile Fun Run / Walk is not timed, a lovely stroll among the fall foliage.


10K and 5K participants receive a technical t-shirt.  Food, prizes and an excellent goody bag.

The first 60 participants to arrive at Packet Pick Up or on Race Day will receive a complimentary jar of McCutcheon's Apple Butter.


LIMIT: 400 participants.  


Packet Pick Up:  Saturday, October 27, 12-noon until 4 pm.  Shoe Fly Shoes, 220 Shorebird St. Suite C, Frederick, MD 21701