Schaeffer Farm Scramble 5K/10K/10 mile Trail Race - Race #4 of the Seasons Trail Series

5K, 10K, 10 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Nov 8, 2014


Burtonsville, MD

About This Activity

Race #4 of The Seasons Trail Series
Presented by Race Works Grouppetto
Anyone racing 4 of the races will get a
Series Dry-Fit Long Sleeve Hoodie
Anyone racing all 5 races will get a
Series Light Weight Race Jacket
#1 Spring Sat, April 26th, 2014 Fairland Regional Park
#2 Summer Sun, July 13th, 2014 Patapsco Valley State Park
#3 Fall #1 Sat, Sept 27th, 2014 Fairland Regional Park
#4 Fall #2 Sat, Nov 8th, 2014 Schaeffer Farm Scramble
#5 Winter Sat, Jan 17th, 2015 Black Hill Regional Park 
Schaeffer Scramble 5K/10K/10 mile Trail Race
Race #4 of the Seasons Trail Series by Race Works
Dry-Fit Race Shirt Included with This Race!
Directions to Schaeffer Farm Trail Park
Google Maps Link

About the Races

The Schaeffer Scramble 5K/10K/10 mile Trail Run is actually 3 different races going on at the same time.  A 5K, a 10K, and a 10 miler - pick your favorite and come out to run.

Water Stops & Energy

There will be multiple water stops along the course.  We'll also have sports drinks and a limited about of energy gels, just in case you need a little glucose boost.


All races and age divisions will have awards for the top 3 finishers.

Rules for the 4 race Sports Hoodie or 5 race Jacket 

  • It is very simple
  • Just race any 4 or 5 of the races in the Seasons Series
  • You can race the same distance, or different distances, in the different races
  • Sign up anytime.  Pre-reg, day-of, doesn't matter.  As long as you do the races, you get the swag.


There will be food, drinks, and music for everyone at the finish line. Stick around, chat a bit, and cheer for the awardees.  There is a very nice playground for the kids...

Age Divisions

Each race will be split into the following age divisions: Under 17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Race Timing

This is a chip timed race. We use single-use tags incorporated into your race number - so no need to worry about returning them after the race. You've got things - like celebrating your big win! - to worry about other than turing in some timing chip.We will post preliminary times every 10 mins, after the first finisher crosses the line. Also, we'll be posting instant results to You can access Racemine results on you Smartphone within 3 min of your finish.

The Courses

The trails are hard packed single track and wide track, with a couple of good hills to overcome. You'll love passing through deep forest, open fields, and even a little bit of farmland. All 3 courses are challenging and beautiful runs.
Course Map

To be posted soon 

There is a Race T-Shirt in it for Volunteers.  Definitely feel free to bring volunteers! We can always use more people at the water stops, and people helping with parking directions. Plus volunteers get free food after the races... Volunteers should be at the race by 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM to get situated. Please email if you are definitely bringing a volunteer...

Race Packet Early Pickup

Fleet Feet Running Store, Gaithersburg Maryland
255 Kentlands Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(301) 926-6442
Friday, November 7th, 4 - 7 PM.

On-site Packet Pickup at Scheaffer Farm starting at 7:30 AM on Saturday before the race


We do not offer refunds

Event details and schedule

Registration and packet pickup will open at 7:30 AM.

All races will start at 9:00 AM.

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