Hobo Trail Runs

Sep 13, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Hobo Trail Runs

7318 Harlem Road

Loves Park IL, 61111

USA

Entry Fee $25
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $55
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no

Distance(s):

  • 10K
  • 25K
  • 50K

Type: Trail

Participant Limit: 300

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 95%

First Year of the Event: 2004

Description:

All races are run on the scenic trails in Rock Cut State Park. Choose to do a single events or pick the challenging Triple Crown all three races 85k or the Triple Crown “Lite” 60k with the 10k on Friday evening then a 25k Sat. & Sun. Friday Nite’s 10k is an evening trail race. Bring running lights, headlamps, flashlights, etc. Trail will be marked with signage, glow sticks.and reflective markers. This is a trail race in the dark the park closes at 10:00 pm all runners must be finished by 9:30 in order to leave park before closing. Note we did say that the 10k is a trail race run in the dark on trails be sure you have practiced running on trails in the dark so you know what you are setting out to do. 10k will start near the Lone Rock Cafe near boat launch, Friday Sept. 8, – 7:00pm start – Runners must be finished by 9:30 in order to be out of the park by 10:00 – gates are locked. 25k will start and finish at the West Lake picnic area, Saturday Sept. 9, – 8:00am start – Course is supported for 5 hours on Saturday. Doing your first 25k? The couse on Sunday is supported for 8 hours . 50k & 25k will start and finish at the Red Oak Picnic area, Sunday Sept. 10, – 8:00am start – Course is supported for 8 hours. Triple Crown Award for those who run all three races “85k” each will receive a Hobo Railroad Spike Award. Triple Crown finishers will also receive special hoodie sweatshirt. Triple Crown “Lite” Award for those who run all three races “60k” – will receive a Hobo Railroad Spike Award. Triple Crown “Lite” finishers will receive a special lite weight sweatshirt.

Photos

Race event photo

Map

Event Dates

Held on Sep 13, 2019

Held on Sep 07, 2018

Held on Sep 08, 2017

Held on Sep 09, 2016

Held on Sep 13, 2015

Held on Sep 14, 2014

Held on Sep 15, 2013

Held on Sep 16, 2012

Held on Sep 18, 2011

Held on Sep 19, 2010

Held on Sep 18, 2009

Held on Sep 20, 2008

Held on Sep 23, 2007

Held on Apr 29, 2006

Held on Apr 23, 2005

Event Results

View 2016 Results