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CFPA's Run for the Woods

When: 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 7:30am - 11:30am
Where: 
Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area
341 Milford Street (Rte. 69)
Burlington, Connecticut 06013
Event Type: 
Outdoor Recreation
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Run for the Woods is CFPA's annual trail running event celebrating the Blue-Blazed Hiking Trails and raising funds to help protect and maintain them into the future. The event features a 10K trail run on graveled and single-track trail (including the Blue-Blazed Tunxis Trail) and a 5K trail run on Sessions Woods’ graveled Beaver Pond Trail and Forest Meadow Loop Trail. Join us on September 9, 2017 for a trail run at Sessions Woods WMA in Burlington!

Registration for the 2017 Run for the Woods is open now! Pre-Registration fees are $25 for the 5K and $35 for the 10K. Registration fees increase by $5 on race day. Registration fee includes a custom Silicon Collapsible Reusable UltrAspire Cup to be used at the race's water stops). For more information or to register, visit our registration page. If you are interested in lending a hand before or during the event, visit Volunteer for Run for the Woods on our Volunteer Opportunities Calendar.

All funds raised support the Connecticut Forest & Park Association, a 501 (c)(3) statewide conservation nonprofit dedicated to connecting people to the land in order to protect forests, parks, walking trails, and open spaces in Connecticut for public enjoyment.

Parking Information: 
Parking at Sessions Woods WMA is limited. Overflow Parking is available at Lewis S. Mills High School at 26 Lyon Road in Burlington. A shuttle will run continuously every 30 minutes from 7:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. between Sessions and the Overflow lot
Inclement Weather: 
Rain or Shine
Registration Fee: 
$25/$35 ahead, $30/$40 after 8 pm on Sept 7
For Questions, Contact: 
Jim Little
860-346-TREE (8733)

Interested in sponsoring this event? Sponsor opportunities start at $500. For more information select here.

CFPA's Run for the Woods 10k runners