The South Mountain Heritage Society (SMHS) Spook Hill Cider & Wine 4 Mile Run provides participants the unique opportunity to run through historic Burkittsville, Union Cemetery, the Boordy Vineyard and the Distillery Lane Ciderworks orchard via a mix of paved and cross-country type surfaces. The race typically sells out by October 1st-early registration is recommended!
Accolades: Spook Hill was named by Competitor.com in 2014 as a "Must Do" fall race in the Mid-Atlantic Region. The race also appeared in the "Races & Places" feature in the October, 2015 edition of Runner's World. Spook Hill is also a Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club "Grand Prix Series" event.
Saturday, October 21, 2017. 8:30 A.M.
Online Registration: (no added processing fees)
Through May 31, 2017: $28.95
June 1, 2017 through September 15, 2017: $30.95
September 16, 2017 through October 18, 2017: $33.95
Race Day Schedule:
7:00 - 8:15 Packet Pickup
8:30 Race Start
9:40 Awards/Door Prize Ceremony Begins
10:00 Awards Ceremony Ends
10:00 Distillery Lane Ciderworks tasting room opens for business. Expect DLC to offer Spook Hill participants special pricing on race day. We will have further details closer to race day.
11:00 The Little Red Barn Ice Cream Cafe, just off of Rte 340 in Jefferson opens. Expect Spook Hill participants to get a special giveaway or pricing on race day-details closer to race day. This is a great place to grab lunch as you head back home after visiting Ciderworks.
Each participant will receive a commemorative wine glass as their race premium. Race technical shirts can be purchased separately - visit the Spook Hill Store during the checkout process for details.