Run the Rock - Rugged Trail Run

Event Location

Black Rock Retreat

1345 Kirkwood Pike

Quarryville, PA 17566


  • $25


  • 11 May

Race Options: 5K: 8:00 AM start – Runners who are looking for an above-average challenge will find the grounds of Black Rock Retreat to be surprisingly rugged. The 5K loop will cover the over 100 acres of Black Rock Retreat property including a steep incline from the Octoraro creek. Total run has over 600 ft of elevation change. 10K: 8:15 AM start – This event is not for the amateur runner. Course is single track and on naturally rugged terrain with creek crossings, steep climbs, and numerous rocky descents. No manufactured obstacles. Be alert for multiple rocks and roots. Walkers: Participants interested in a walking challenge are invited to meet on the ballfield at 8:00 AM for registration and an 8:20 AM start. The walking event is non-competitive, but all pre-registered walkers will receive a complimentary t-shirt. Kids: A Lollipop Loop for kids 1st – 5th grade (must be accompanied by an adult) will occur on the ballfield at 8:30 AM with bubble machines at the finish line. Location:

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