Seminole State Forest  -- Run for the Woods Banner Image
Sun February 3, 2019 Eustis, FL US 32736 Directions

Half Marathon Run/Walk

$55 7:30AM EST - 3:00PM EST Price increases after December 30, 2018 at 11:59pm EST

12K Run/Hike (7.14 miles)

$45 7:45AM EST - 3:00PM EST Price increases after December 30, 2018 at 11:59pm EST

5K Run/Walk

$35 8:00AM EST - 3:00PM EST Price increases after December 30, 2018 at 11:59pm EST

Run or hike the scenic trails of Seminole State Forest.  Offering something for everyone, there will be a 5K, 12K (7.14 miles) and half-marathon trail race through some of central Florida's most beautiful forests.

This is a charity event and all proceeds will be used to improve the Seminole State Forest for the increased enjoyment of the pubic.

Bear Pond Trail Head / Hwy 46 Seminole State Forest Entrance
Wekiva River Road
Eustis, FL US 32736
Packet Pick Up

Packet Pickup dates, times and location TBD

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I park at the event?
Parking is FREE and will be available at the Hwy 46 Seminole State Forest Entrance / Bear Pond trailhead. We will have folks directing the parking.

Are maps of the routes available? What about water stations?
Course maps for all distances are available by clicking on the Course Maps tab and selecting the map you would like to view.

Will restrooms will be available?
There is an existing restroom at the southern Bear Pond trailhead /SR 46 and at the northern Cassia trailhead / Hwy 44. There will also be porta-potties near the Bear Pond finish line.

What about medals and T-shirts?
All participants will receive a commemorative medal and T-shirts. 

Will there be prizes?
There will be prizes for the top 10 male and female finishers in each race. The prizes are unique arts and crafts donated by Central Florida artists/

Is there an age limit to enter the event?
There is no age requirement for the races, but we do ask that runners under the age of 15 be accompanied throughout the course by an adult.

Can I bring stuff to the event?
We will be on State Forest land. You CAN bring food, drinks, coolers, your friends, flags, chairs, a change of clothes, and the like. Anything in particular not on this list, please ask us about it via our Facebook page

Are pets allowed at the race?
You may bring your furry friend with you to the event.  Pets are allowed on the course but they must be leashed at all times and well behaved.  Please keep pets out of the way of other runners, pick up after them and be respectful of others that are not comfortable around pets.

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