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Greenwood Furnace Trail Challenge

May 5, 2024

Greenwood Furnace State Park, PA

Get ready to blaze through the scenic trails of Greenwood Furnace State Park, PA, at the Greenwood Furnace Trail Challenge on May 5th, 2024! Join us for a wild half marathon adventure where the only thing hotter than the competition will be the sizzling grills at the post-race BBQ. Let's run wild, folks!
Get ready to blaze through the scenic trails of Greenwood Furnace State Park, PA, at the Greenwood Furnace Trail Challenge on May 5th, 2024! Join us for a wild half marathon adventure where the only thing hotter than the competition will be the sizzling grills at the post-race BBQ. Let's run wild, folks!
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About The Greenwood Furnace Trail Challenge

Calling all half marathon runners! Get ready for an epic challenge that will test your limits and leave you craving for more. The Greenwood Furnace Trail Challenge, set to take place on the 5th of May 2024, is an exhilarating race that will push you to new heights in the stunning Greenwood Furnace State Park, Pennsylvania.

This race is a haven for runners seeking a truly unique and exciting experience. With its diverse and rugged terrain, the park offers a picturesque backdrop filled with lush forests, sparkling lakes, and breathtaking mountain views. Prepare to be enchanted as you navigate through scenic trails that wind their way through verdant valleys and challenging ascents.

Not only will you be awestruck by the natural beauty surrounding you, but you’ll also be captivated by the rich history of the area. Greenwood Furnace State Park was once a booming ironworks community in the 19th century, and remnants of its industrial past can still be found along the race route. Fun fact: Did you know that the park is renowned for its historical furnace stack, which was built in 1834?

In terms of the weather, May in Greenwood Furnace State Park brings a delightful mix of cool mornings and mild afternoons, making it the perfect running climate. You’ll experience the refreshing touch of spring in the air as you conquer the challenging trails.

So, lace up your running shoes and get ready for an unforgettable adventure at the Greenwood Furnace Trail Challenge. Remember, when your legs get tired, just imagine the thrill of crossing the finish line and celebrating your victory with fellow runners. Happy trails and may the Greenwood Furnace be forever etched in your heart!

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