The Little Ones Learning Center, a free non-profit early literacy left for children 0-6 is conducting our annual Towpath Run, a 6K (3.7 miles), Race/Walk for Literacy, Sunday, September 24, 2017. The race will be run point to point from Alligerville to Accord to raise money for the program.
Runners and walkers will meet at the Accord community left to register from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Runners and walkers will be bussed to Alligerville for the run back to Accord. Walkers will start at 9 a.m., and runners will start at 9:15 a.m.
The race will be run along Tow Path Road, a scenic, wooded lane with views of the Catskills, and up the hill from the actual towpath used for ferrying boats along the former D&H Canal. Accord and Alligerville were stops on the canal. There will be no parking in Alligerville and all runners and walkers will be required to be bussed to the start point from Accord.
Pre-Registration by Sept. 21 - $18 Day of Race - $20
Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over, Town of Rochester residents and walkers.
The community left is located a few blocks off Route 209 on County Route 27, about six miles south of the intersection of Routes 209 and 213 in Stone Ridge and about four miles north of the intersection of Routes 44/55 and 209 in Kerhonkson.