- The Sugar Bush 10K & 5K Trail Race -
This 10k & 5k race will take runners along the trails of Hueston Woods State Park, near Oxford, Ohio. Runners will pass through stands of Sugar Maples known to maple syrup producers as the Sugar Bush. Finishers will be rewarded with hot soups, breads, and beverages. The really fast finishers (the top 3 male and female) will be receiving awards. Registration includes aid stations, and free autumn air-conditioning.
additional information:The course hits the highlights of Hueston Woods, taking runners along some scenic hiking trails, including the old-growth forests of the Big Woods Trail and the Sugar Bush trail. You can expect the course to be primarily trail with a very short section of old road.
Click Here for a course map and description
Note, that while we certainly hope no one falls down and hurts their head, be happy in knowing that a portion of the proceeds are going to support the UC Neuroscience Institute. If you'd like to donate directly, your contribution would be greatly appreciated.
The race start and check-in is here, near the Beach. Upon entering the park, follow the signs to the Beach area.
Hueston Woods State Park
College Corner Ohio 45003
Race Check In -- 8:45 am to 9:45 amDue to the nature of this race and the Hueston Woods trail system we can not allow participants to bring dogs along for the race.
Race Start -- 10:00 am
Race Cutoff -- None
Post race snacks/award ceremony -- 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Any additional information regarding the race will be posted on this website as the race date gets closer.
Please contact us with any questions you may have.
resultsCheck out the Results Page for this and all other races. Results are always posted within a couple of days after the race, often much sooner. We'll also put the word out on our Facebook page when the results are posted.
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