5K9 Race Day Information

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We’re looking forward to a fantastic 5K9 at Ascutney Outdoors and Trails Sunday morning.  Registration and check-in will be in the Ascutney Outdoors Center on Ski Tow Rd. in Brownsville, VT. If needed, directions are listed below. Please read on for further important race day information!

SCHEDULE
9 – 10 AM: Check-in and Registration
10 AM: 1-Mile Run
10:30 AM: 5K Trail Run

SAME DAY REGISTRATION FEES
5K: $30
1-Mile: $25

SHOES:
The 5K route crosses over grass, handcrafted dirt trails (with rock and exposed roots) and wooden bridging. We heavily advise wearing a trail sneaker, or something that will offer you ample traction and support. The trail will likely be wet in spots, and we want everybody to enjoy this adventure and to be safe and injury free!

The 1-mile path stays mostly on handcrafted grass and dirt trails with some wooden bridging. A trail shoe is also advised.

DOGS:
We’re thrilled that Ascutney Outdoors and Trails is a dog-friendly destination! If you are bringing along a dog, please remember to keep them on leash at all times and to pick-up after them. 

REFRESHMENTS:
We will be providing all participants with water and light refreshments. 

AMENTIES:
There are restrooms in the Ascutney Outdoors Center.

PARKING:
Please park in the main parking lot opposite of the Ascutney Outdoors Center. 

T-SHIRTS:
The first 50 participants that registered will receive a free race-day t-shirt, which will be in your registration bag at check-in. There will also be a limited supply of race-day t-shirts available for purchase. The price is $20.

DIRECTIONS TO ASCUTNEY OUTDOORS AND TRAILS

From Windsor:
Starting on Main Street, take Route 44 West for 5.3 miles.
Turn left on to Ski Tow Rd. (Ascutney Mountain Resort).
Continue straight on Ski Tow Rd. until you see event parking signs.

From Claremont, NH:
Starting at Tractor Supply on Main St., take Highway 12N/Main St. following into Vermont.
After crossing the Connecticut River, turn right onto US-5 North at the 4-way intersection.
In 1.1 miles, take a slight left onto VT-44A West (Back Mountain Rd.)
Follow to the end (3.0 miles) and take a left on to VT-44 West.
Follow for 2-miles and take a left on to Ski Tow Rd. (Ascutney Mountain Resort)
Continue straight on Ski Tow Rd., until you see event parking signs.

From Woodstock:  
Starting at the Green, take a right on to VT-106 South. Follow for 12.7 miles.
Turn left on to VT-44 East and continue for 4.9 miles.
Take a right on Ski Tow Rd. (Ascutney Mountain Resort).
Continue straight on Ski Tow Rd. until you see event parking signs.

From Springfield:
Starting at the Shaw’s Plaza or McDonald’s, take VT 106 N. Follow for 3.1 miles and turn right.
Stay on VT 106 North for another 10 miles.
Turn right on to VT-44 East and continue for 4.9 miles.
Take a right on to Ski Tow Rd. (Ascutney Mountain Resort).
Continue straight on Ski Tow Rd. until you see event parking signs.

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