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Path of the Flood Historic Races

Peoples Natural Gas Park 90 Johns Street, Johnstown, PA, United States

This event allows runners to experience the historic 1889 Johnstown Flood in its entirety with the 14 mile course, or in small droplets through the 5K or 8 mile races. The course follows the Path of the Flood Trail, travels through Staple Bend Tunnel – the first railroad tunnel in the United States – and…

$45 – $75

Ghost Town Trail Challenge

Saylor Park 1284 Old Indiana Road, Nanty Glo, PA, United States

The Challenge is a 32-mile long (50k), endurance hike along the entire length of the Ghost Town Trail from Black Lick, PA to Ebensburg, PA. Participants begin at sunrise and are challenged to complete the entire 32 miles by foot before sundown. This is not a race, but rather a challenge, which tests your mental…

$45 – $65

Jim Mayer Trail Family Fun Run

Jim Mayer Trail - Riverside Trailhead 200 Michigan Avenue, Johnstown, PA, United States

The 10k out-and-back course will be along the entire Jim Mayer Riverswalk Trail in Johnstown that extends from Riverside to Sandyvale. Participants will follow the scenic section of the trail along the Stonycreek River and will pass by the Trail Art Murals near the old trolley bridge in Moxham. The 5k out-and back course will…

$20 – $35

Chernisky Ghost Town Trail-a-thon

Duman Lake County Park 157 County Park Road, Ebensburg, PA, United States

Join us for a day of running and biking along PA’s 2020 Trail of the Year at the annual Chernisky Ghost Town Trail-a-thon! Activities included in this event are a marathon, 15-miler, 5k, and casual bike ride.

$25 – $95
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