First State Trail Race

450 Ramsey Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19803

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Event Description

Lace up your trail shoes and get ready to moo-ve it at Brandywine Valley's First State Trail Race! This scenic and unique race winds through the rolling hills, farmland, and woodlands of the Brandywine Creek State Park and First State National Historical Park, offering stunning views and an unforgettable challenge for runners of all levels.

Choose your pasture:

10K: A gentle romp through the farmland and forests, perfect for beginners or those looking for a scenic shakeout run. 
25K: Test your mettle on this moderately challenging course that takes you up and down the park's hillier terrain, with plenty of farm vistas and creek crossings to keep you company. 
50K: For the ultimate endurance test, tackle the 50K course, a true odyssey through the heart of the park, past babbling brooks, hidden ponds, and maybe even a few friendly farm animals.

What to expect:

Rolling hills and challenging climbs: Get your heart pumping and your legs burning as you conquer the Brandywine Valley's varied terrain. 
Scenic vistas: Soak in the beauty of the Brandywine Valley, with its lush forests, meandering creeks, and charming farmland.
Farm encounters: Keep an eye out for our bovine and equine neighbors, who may be grazing along the course (don't worry, they're friendly!). 
Post-race celebration: Refuel with ultra fare prepped by our amazing volunteer team and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow runners.

More than just a race:

The First State Trail Race is more than just a competition; it's an opportunity to experience the beauty and tranquility of Brandywine Creek State Park in a unique way. So, whether you're a seasoned trail runner or a weekend warrior, come join us for a moo-vellous day of running, adventure, and community.

Register today!

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