Friends 10K, 5K and Fun Run / Walk

Event Info

Registration Fee Schedule


Deadline Price
10/12/2019 11:59 PM $30.00
10/25/2019 6:00 PM $35.00


Deadline Price
10/12/2019 11:59 PM $30.00
10/25/2019 6:00 PM $35.00

Fun Run/Walk

Deadline Price
10/25/2019 6:00 PM $10.00
Date: Sunday, 10/27/2019
Deadline: 10/25/2019 6:00 PM
Location: Cunningham Falls State Park Houck (Lake) Area. 14039 Catoctin Hollow Road, Thurmont, Maryland, 21788, US
  • 10K (10 km)

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    • 9:00 AM start time

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

  • 5K (5 km)

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    • 9:00 AM start time

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

  • Fun Run/Walk (1.4 mi)

    • 9:02 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.  


The races begin and end at the William Houck (Lake) area parking lot. 14039 Catoctin Hollow Road near Thurmont.  39.6266 -77.4633.    9 am on Sunday, October 27, 2019.


The 5K course runs the rolling pavement of North Beach Road and South Beach Circle, and also goes up THE HILL toward the Campground.  5K course records: 17:33 Male; 24:34 Female


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

10K course records: 43:26 Male; 46:41 Female


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 (no guarantee of a shirt for registrants after October 12).  Food, prizes and an excellent goody bag.




Late Registration ($40) and Packet Pick Up: 

Saturday, October 26, 12-noon until 4 pm.  Shoe Fly Shoes, 220 Shorebird St. Suite C, Frederick, MD 21701

First 60 participants at packet pick up receive a complimentary jar of McCutcheon's Apple Butter.


Race-Day Registration ($40) and Race-Day Packet Pick Up:

Sunday, October 27 at the William Houck (Lake) parking lot, 8:00-8:45 am