Trail Run 2013

SAVE THE DATE – The 5th annual Chestnut Ridge Trail Run will be on Saturday, Nov 22, 2014.

The race will be run on the trails at Chestnut Ridge Camp & Retreat Center. The course will feature rolling hills through old hardwood forests and run around Lake Fellowship. This year’s event will feature two race options – a 4-mile race and an 8-mile race. Walkers are welcome on the 4 mile trail too!

Registration for the 4-mile race is capped at 150 participants.  Registration for the 8-mile race is capped at 100 participants.

Click here for 2013 Race Results

For 2013 race photos, click on the following links:

Smugmug photos from Harold Hill
Camp’s Facebook page (some photos by S. Hughes Photography)
Camp’s Flickr page (finish line photos by Hendrick Jourbert. If you would like a large higher quality 12×18 for $20, contact him at –



9am – Check-in
10am – Trail Run start time for both the 4- and 8-mile race.

Early packet pick-up and registration (if still open) will take place at Bull City Running on Nov 22nd from 4pm to 6:30pm.
Race day registration (if still open) and packet pick-up will be from 9am to 9:45.

What is the cost?

Cost for the Trail Run is: $25 for the 4-mile; $30 for the 8-mile (Online registration only). Participants registering by Nov 15th will be guaranteed an awesome race shirt. Online registration will close November 21st.
Registration on Nov 22nd (if still open) at Bull City Running and at camp on race day will be: $35 for the 4-mile & $40 for the 8-mile.

Where does the race entry fee go?

Proceeds from the race will benefit the “Pass It On” Annual Fund which supports the camping ministry, enhances facilities and equipment, and helps send children and youth to camp through the campership scholarship program. By running in the race you can help send a kid to camp!

What happens at the post-race party?
1297Race awards will be given in the following categories:

4 mile race:
Top Finishers: Top Overall Male/Female
Top 3 in the following age groups: 12-under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70- and beyond

8 mile race:
Top Finishers: Top Overall Male/Female
Top 3 in the following age groups: 0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70- and beyond

In addition to the award ceremony, there will be food and drinks (baked goods, Larry’s Beans coffee, and cider!), and fellowship with family and friends!

Official 2012 race results -
Overall Results
Age Group Results

There are plenty of ways to get involved in this great event – both out on the race course and at the post race party.  If you’d like to volunteer, please email Alan Schumacher at

If you have any questions or want to know how to become a sponsor, please email Alan Schumacher at

2013 Race Sponsors:

 solo   bullcityrunning  Edward Jones
 mebane_running_club  townsendbertram  AlamanceMultisports_4color
 mebane_vet  progressive_graphics  SportsEndeavors
 janistore  dukedivinity  playnation-logo
 Triangle-Rock-Club  bethanyumc2  chapel hill foot & ankle associates