Trail Running Calendar New Jersey 2024-2025

We have found 29 Trailruns in New Jersey. Check below where and when you can find the races.

The Squatchy Surprise is a unique trail running event taking place in South Mountain Reservation, West Orange, New Jersey. Participants will draw colored golf balls to determine which trail loop they will run. There are four different loops, and a black golf ball allows the runner to choose any loop..

August 2024

The Loopy Looper is a running event held at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken Township, NJ. Participants can choose from various options including 12-hour and 24-hour individual races, 12-hour and 24-hour 4-person team relays, a 100-mile race, and a Glow-Up Loop race. The course offers scenic views of..

The MCW Westfield Ultra is an annual running event held at Tamaques Park in Westfield, NJ. Participants can choose from 3hr, 6hr, 9hr, 12hr, or 24hr events, aiming to complete as many loops around the park as possible. The race offers options to run on pavement or gravel, with amenities like restroo..

The Thunder Chicken Squatch is a trail race event held at Stokes State Forest in Branchville, NJ. Participants can choose between a 10K or a 17-mile race. The event honors military personnel with discounted entries and supports the charity partner Operation Chillout, providing clothing to homeless v..

The Horseshoe Bend Boogie is a trail running event held in Frenchtown, NJ, featuring a 50K and a 5-mile race. The 50K course is designed to be hiker-friendly, with a 10-hour cut-off time, and includes a mix of single-track trails, fields, and a rail trail along the Delaware River, featuring minimal ..

The Interstate 17 Trail Run in Closter, NJ, is a challenging 17-mile race featuring rugged, technical trails with over 5000 feet of elevation change. Participants run a four-mile loop four times, including a mile out-and-back on a closed road for safety. The course includes steep descents, rock scra..

The TPK Debauchery is a challenging trail race held at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope, NJ. Participants can choose from a 25K, 50K, or 100K race with significant elevation gain per loop.The race follows a looped format starting and finishing at Camp Somers, with aid stations along the r..

September 2024

The Fallapple event in South Orange, NJ, offers a variety of race distances including a 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon, 50K, and 50M. The course, set in South Mountain Reservation, features a mix of fire roads, single track trails, hills, and some pavement, providing a diverse and enjoyable runnin..

The Mountain Lakes Trail Run & Walk is a fundraising event benefiting the Friends of Princeton Open Space, taking place at the Billy Johnson Mountain Lakes Nature Preserve. Participants can choose between a 5K+ trail run and a 3K walk, featuring a mix of paved trails and natural terrain. The event p..

The Wild Goose Trail Festival is a running event held at Wawayanda State Park in Hewitt, NJ. The festival offers various distances including 100 miles, 100K, 50 miles, 36 hours, 50K, half marathon, 10K, and a 1-mile kids run. Participants can enjoy generous cut-offs, beautiful trails, aid stations, ..

The "Run the Vineyards - White Horse 10k/5k" is an exciting running event held at the scenic White Horse Winery in Hammonton, NJ. Celebrating its sixth year, participants can choose between a 10K, 5K, or a 1-mile walk, all set against a picturesque vineyard backdrop. The event features chip-timed ra..

The City Invincible Track Ultra is a 12 and 24-hour race held at a new track facility in Camden, NJ, offering stunning views of the Ben Franklin bridge and Philadelphia skyline. The event is USATF certified and sanctioned, with plans to obtain IAU Bronze Labeling. Registration is limited, with no de..

The Lost Brook Trail Race, taking place on September 29, 2024, in Tenafly, NJ, features a challenging course through the scenic Lost Brook Preserve, characterized by natural terrain, rocks, roots, and ancient boulders. This event, a revival of the historic Raccoon Run, aims to support the Tenafly Na..

October 2024

The NJ Trail Series One Day event features a variety of timed races, including 72, 48, 24, 12, and 6-hour options, as well as marathon and 50K distances, all held at the Sussex County Fairgrounds. The course is a certified flat loop of one mile, suitable for runners of all levels. Participants can e..

The Chimney Rock Trail Series 10k & 5k is a challenging trail running event held at Chimney Rock Park in Martinsville, NJ. The races feature rugged single-track courses with significant elevation changes, rocky terrain, stream crossings, and steep descents, making them suitable for experienced trail..

The Hainesport Endurance Run will take place in Hainesport from Saturday 12 October 2024 to Monday 14 October 2024. You can run between 12 and 48 hours.

C'mon Armageddon is a challenging trail running event held in West Milford, NJ. The race offers both a 50K and a 25K option, taking runners through difficult, technical terrain including boulder fields, river crossings, and mountain peaks with stunning views of the New York City skyline. The event i..

BadgerPalooza is an ultra marathon event organized by the Williamstown Badger, held at Autumn Lake Winery in Williamstown, New Jersey. Participants can choose from 24-hour, 12-hour, or 6-hour options, as well as two-person relay teams. The event involves running a 5K every hour for the duration of t..

TPK Chasing Rabbits is an overnight Halloween-themed trail race held at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope, NJ. Participants can complete as many 5-mile loops as possible within 12 hours, with +800ft of elevation gain per loop.Special milestone awards are given for hitting 50K, 50 miles, an..

The Sunning at Sunfish Pond 50K+ event takes place at Worthington State Park in Columbia, NJ, offering both a 30K and a 50K+ distance. The challenging route consists of a 6.7-mile loop with significant vertical ascent, attracting both new and experienced trail runners. The 30K race completes three l..