Location: Ogdensburg, NJ US 07439 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
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Event Time Price Details
Oburg 5K Mine Run = Major Race in a Miner Town
9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT
Miner's Mile
8:30AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT
30 Plant Street
Ogdensburg, NJ US 07439

This race is nestled in the old mining town, Ogdensburg, NJ and runs through a portion of the Sterling Hill Mine Museum, and the a.k.a. backwards tunnel(found on wikipedia)!  The event passes through at the two mile marker at the Sterling Hill Mine Museum with one of the water stop. The third water stop is available at mile 2 1/2.   Miner's Mile to start a bit after 8:30 a.m. will be run behind the Firehouse.

Parking is across from the Firehouse, Elementary School and local church parking lots.  Finish is behind the Firehouse.  Culligan to provide purified water and iced tea for sweeting option.  Enjoy the Thorlabs Lab snacks!

  • Participants will receive a piece of the mineral Zinc (Z) at the end of the race as a token of running/walking.
  • All participants may enjoy a two hour mine tour redeemed by July 5, 2017, with coupon from race bag.
  • All proceeds to benefit the Ogdensburg First Aid Squad.
  • Trophies for top 3 overall male & female 5K participants.
  • Over 55 medals and prizes; 10 year age groups 7 yrs - 80+
  • Early registration $25 until June 11.  Students 18 and under are $20 each thru race day.
  • $30 post registration thru June 17th Race Day
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