Harrison Hills 5K/10K Halloween Trail Run 2016

Saturday, October 29, 2016
Harrison Hills Park 5200 Freeport Rd Natrona HeightsPA  15065
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Harrison Hills Park 5200 Freeport Rd Natrona HeightsPA  15065

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Harrison Hills Halloween 5K/10K Trail Run & Walk 2016

Come on out for a run/walk on a great trail with gorgeous views, for a worthwhile cause! 

Fun for the ENTIRE family with costume contests, fitness competition, FREE kids activities, vendors, Chinese auction with over $1000 worth of prizes plus a 50/50 raffle, and terrific food. Not to be missed!

This year we are limiting registrations to 300 participants. Do register early to guarantee your spot at the Start Line this year. All runners receive a race tee and hot meal, plus free entry to costume and fitness contests. We want to encourage families to come out - please ask about our family discount for three or more members in a household.

Race day registration for runners will be $35/$25 (adult/youth age 15 & under, WITH SHIRT) or $30/$20 (adult/youth age 15 & under, NO SHIRT). Shirts will be available on race day but in limited quantities and sizes. Walkers pay $10/$5 (adult/kids ages 3-12), with hot meal included but no timing service or race tee.

Supporters WELCOME and Halloween costumes encouraged! 


Event details and schedule

Event & Activity Schedule At-A-Glance 

8-9:45AM      Race packet collection                   

9AM-1PM       Kids Activity Booths  (FREE!)

                    Sponsor Booths

                    Vendor Booths

8.30-11.30AM      Halloween Costume Judging

9AM-12P       Chinese Auction

8.30-11.45AM   Fitness Competition Scoring

9.45AM         Pre-Race Briefing

10AM           10k Race Start

10.10AM       5k Race & Walkers Start

10.35AM       First 5k finisher expected

11AM           First 10k finisher expected

10.30AM-1PM     Food available

11.30AM       Awards Ceremony

  • Costume Contest winners
  • 5k & 10k winners
  • Fitness Competition Plank-Off
  • Chinese Auction Drawing
  • Fitness Competition Winners

Public can purchase event bracelet for food and contest participation ($10 for adults, $5 for kids 3-12). Thank you for your support! 


Race Packet: Contains race tee, race bib (affix to front of shirt), and event wristband (for food and contest entries).

Race Route: The race route passes through old growth forest, open meadows, streams and ponds, up a ridgeline with spectacular views of the Allegheny River. Trail conditions are excellent thanks to hundreds of volunteer hours put into readying the trails for you!

10k: https://connect.garmin.com/activity/905093198

5k: https://connect.garmin.com/activity/887182938 

Aid Stations: There will be one aid station at 2.5 km (soccer field), and a second aid station at 7.5 km (power station), with water, Gatorade, bananas and treats!

Medical: There will be a medic tent at the Finish Line.

Prize Categories: Medals will be awarded to 5k and 10k race participants (Male and Female) in categories: Top 3 Overall, Top 3 Age Groupers: <10, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ years old. Fitness Competition Prizes: Fittest Male & Female (ages 13 and up), and Mr & Ms Fit Jr (ages 12 and below). Costume Contest Prizes: for Cutest, Scariest, Funniest, Best Couple/Group, Best Owner-Pet, Best Overall Costumes.

Volunteering: Sign up here 


For more information and event updates, check out:

Event Webpage: http://halloweentrailrun.blogspot.com

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