Allegheny Front Trail Run
Start: Saturday, July 27, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (EDT)
Philipsburg , PA 16866
Registration Closing Date
Friday, July 26, 2013 @ 12:00 AM (EDT)
The 2013 Allegheny Front Trail Run features two scenic, well-marked runs and a short hike in PA?s Moshannon State Forest. The Seneca Run is 30 miles, the Hemlock Run is 12 miles. The hike is the easy 1-mile Blueberry Trail (berries will be in season!). Recreation activities at nearby Black Moshannon State Park. Refreshments, post-race massage. Award packages to first m/f finisher of each race. All proceeds support area recreation and trail preservation through Crosswinds, a local initiative.
Minimum Age Requirements
Participants in the Seneca (30-mile) AFTR must be at least 18 years of age. Participants in the Hemlock (12-mile) AFTR must be at least 14 years of age.
The Seneca AFTR starts at 7 a.m.The Hemlock AFTR starts at 8 a.m.Blueberry Trail (1-mile) self-guided hikes: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
2013 Hemlock Course Map (12-mile
2013 Seneca Course Map
Tentative 2013 Seneca Course Map ~30+ miles; (~30+ miles; pending approval)
Race Day Registration
Race day registration is available. Register for the Seneca Run from 6:00 a.m. to 6:45 a.m. Register for the Hemlock Run from 6:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
Aid stations/checkpoints will have water, HEED, eletrolyte caps, and a few other goodies. Plan to bring anything specific to your needs. We will also have bandaids, Benadryl, Tylenol, vaseline.
Drop bags for the Seneca Run will be accepted for placement at a mid-race checkpoint. Bring them to the start.
Packets may be picked up Saturday: Seneca Run from 6:15-6:45 a.m., Hemlock Run from 6:15-7:45 a.m., at the Mid-State Regional Airport Terminal Building.
On-site registration is at Mid-State Regional Airport Terminal Building, approximately 9 miles east of Philipsburg at 451 Airport Road, Philipsburg, PA 16866, just 3 miles west of Black Moshannon State Park. From the park, take route 504 west and go left on Airport Road, then follow to airport.
For options available in the area, see http://midstateairport.com/events/AFTR%20Lodging%2011July12.pdf
Awards for the Hemlock Run will be presented at 10:30 a.m., awards for the Seneca Run at 12:30 p.m. Includes gear packages from Appalachian Outdoors of State College for first male and female finisher of each race, two $75 certificates from Rapid Transit Sports by random drawing, plus other drawing prizes.
Participants, crews and spectators will enjoy a catered meal by Retro Eatery, of Phililpsburg, and refreshments at the airport terminal building.
Massage will be provided by the D-Stress Station, of Boalsburg, after both races. Gratuities are encouraged!
Seneca Run: Thru June 30: $50. July 1-29: $60. Hemlock Run: Thru June 30: $25. July 1-29: $35. Blueberry Trail (Hike): Free, $8 with shirt