Spook Hill Cider & Wine 4 Mile Run


Event Date

Sat, Oct 22, 2016


Burkittsville, MD


About This Activity

The 2016 Spook Hill Cider & Wine 4 Mile Run is now sold out.  There will be no refunds, bib transfers or race-day registration.
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 2015 race sold out-early registration is recommended! 
RacineMultiSports will be bib-chip timing the 2016 run.
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.

Race Date:

Saturday, October 22, 2016. 8:30 A.M. 

Registration: (no added processing fees)

Through May 31, 2016: $28.95
June 1, 2016 through September 15, 2016: $30.95
September 16, 2016 through October 18, 2016:  $33.95
Race Day Registration-IF slots are still available: $40, cash or check only.


Race Day Schedule: 

7:00 - 8:15  Packet Pickup (and Race Day Registration if slots still available) 
8:30 Race Start
9:40 Awards /Door Prize Ceremony Begins
10:00 Awards Ceremony Ends
10:00 Distillery Lane Ciderworks tasting room open for business.  Show your bib at Ciderworks on race morning and get $5.00 off on any purchase over $30.
11:00  The Little Red Barn Ice Cream Cafe, just off of Rte 340 in Jefferson opens.  Show your Spook Hill bib to receive a free kiddie sized cup of "Road Runner Raspberry" or soft serve ice cream on race day.  This is a great place to grab lunch as you head back home after visiting Ciderworks.

Race Premium:

Each participant will receive a commemorative wine glass as their race premium.  Race technical shirts and additional wine glasses may be purchased separately - visit the Spook Hill Store during the checkout process.

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