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Running The Sam - Eastern

Sat December 17, 2022 Coldspring, TX 77331 US Directions


Kids' Trail dash

8:05AM CST
Open to ages 12 and under.

5k trail run

8:00AM CST

10k Trail Run

8:00AM CST

10mi Trail Run

8:00AM CST

25k Trail Run

8:00AM CST

50k Trail Run

8:00AM CST

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


301 FM 2025
Coldspring, TX US 77331


Have you ever been on the Lone Star Hiking Trail? It is the longest continuous hiking trail in Texas, running through the towering pineywoods of the Sam Houston National Forest. This is a beautiful, well maintained single track trail, come experience this natural beauty right in Houston's backyard!

This race is the first event in the Running The Sam series and it's hosted at Double Lake Recreation Area; we will have a trail run for everyone, starting with our favorite event, a mile trail run for little ones; then offering increasingly longer distances for all levels of runners:

New to trails? Try the 5k or 10mi routes, it's the flattest of the routes but you will still get to experience the beautiful Lone Star Hiking Trail, a true gem of a trail in the Sam Houston National Forest.

Want something spicier? Take the 25k or 50k routes traveling farther into the Sam.
The course will be will be well marked and supported with water, electrolytes and snacks at the aid stations.

Come join us at Double Lake on December 17th and find out what trail running is all about!

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