Run in these FREE races every Thursday night (5) in September

RESULTS (to be posted as we run these races):

9/1 – Results (PDF). The first race of the Fall Series had 32 finishers!
9/8 – Results (PDF). There were 37 participants and 35 finishers (two runners went off course)
9/15 – Results (PDF). There were 27 participants and 26 finishers (corrected)
9/22 – Results (PDF). There were 33 finishers for the fourth week of the Fall Series.
9/29 – Results will be posted here when available.

Run in one or more of the FREE informal trail races (organized by the Wissahickon Wanderers) on All FIVE THURSDAY EVENINGS IN SEPTEMBER: Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29 starting at 6:30 from Valley Green Inn.

The first four races will starts at Valley Green Inn (map) (6:30pm). The final race will start from NW Avenue in front of Cedars House (map) (also at 6:30pm). For the final race, a headlamp or flashlight is required.

The distances range generally from three to five miles through the woods of the Wissahickon and along Forbidden Drive. The trail series races are FREE and open to absolutely everyone.

Thanks to Fred, Pat, Jim and the other volunteers for the timing, registration, and course layouts !

There is no charge and the races are open to Everybody!

Dates: THURSDAY EVENINGS in September: Sep 1, Sep 8, Sep 15, Sep 22, Sep 29 – Run in as many of these as you want.

Time: All races will begin at 6:30 sharp so that we can take advantage of the limited daylight. So show up a little early and SIGN AND BRING THIS WAIVER with you to save time.

Safety: Please wear a mask before and after the race. Also, it’ll be dark for the last one. A headlamp and/or flashlight will be required.

Place: We meet at the Valley Green Inn on Forbidden Drive in the Wissahickon (directions) for the first four races. And at the Cedars house for the final (5th) race.

What: three to five miles of Wissahickon trails and along Forbidden Drive

Who: races are open to runners of all abilities!

Updates: Check the Wanderers website for any updated information as well as photographs of the races. In case of cancellations, we will post a note on our home page and/or our FaceBook group page.

Links to Past Trail Series:

Timing by Fast Cat

Thanks to Pat Barret and Fred Kenney from Fast Cat Timing for keeping score!


Drinks/Refreshments at Valley Green

Valley Green Inn will happily serve us drinks and food afterwards.