Your enjoyment is the Hairy Gorilla's primary goal! This trail race is the largest in the northeast. It is a Halloween-themed event, allowing runners and volunteers to dress in costume for the day.
(This trail race takes place in October each year. Visit race website link below for details.)
Location: New York, United States
Geographic Area: John Boyd Thacher State Park
Nearby City: Albany
Race Length: 13.1 miles (21.1 km)
1 feet (+0 ft/mi)
High Point: 1 feet
Race Length: 6 miles (9.7 km)
Race Type: Relay
Website URL: http://www.albanyrunningexchange.org/hgh (opens new window)
Phone: (518) 320-8648
Commemorative gorilla medals will be given to all runners who finish the half marathon, and don't be surprised if you find yourself running through a creepy graveyard during part of the race. Also don't miss the "eat-till-you-drop" cookout afterwards!
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Submitted On: 5/26/2009