Watchung - January 5, 2019


Mail In Registration forms are located at bottom of page.
ARQ NJ Trail Series (who puts on these runs) will be partnering with a Jersey Battered Women's Service. If we all do our part we can make a generous donation.  Thank you.

The next Watchung Run will take place on Saturday January 5, 2019 for the 11th annual Winter Ultra.

We will sell out at 200 runners. 

Join us for a run through beautiful Watchung Reservation in north-central NJ.  These low-key, minimal-support, informal trail runs will  provide an excellent opportunity to test
your mid-winter training.
  • Four options: 10k, Half Marathon, Marathon or 50K. measurements are approximate.
  • ALL distances follow the same course - PINK Trail a 6+ mile loop also some of the White Sierra Trail because of washout(+/- a few ft.your gps may vary) also called the History Trail
  • Copy of course on
  • 10K will do 1 loop
  • Half Marathoners will do 2 loops
  • Marathoners will do 4 loops
  • 50K runners will complete 5 Loops of the Pink Trail
  • Single-wide and double wide trail over rolling wooded terrain.
When: 8:00 am on January 5, 2019.
Where:  Start  and Finish at The Loop by the Playground.  map of the start location   we are in the parking lot behind and around bathrooms on W R Tracy Dr Mountainside NJ
Must finish by 4pm. Sunet is at 4:45pm
Entry fee:  $30 minimum donation - NJ Trail Series will pay for all permits, insurance, aid station food (minimal-support), etc.  The cost of $30 per runner is being used as a donation.


Online Registration closes the Wednesday January 2, 2019. You will be able to register the day of the race (cash) unless we are sold out.
We sell out at 200 Runners.
There are no refunds. The money goes to JBWS whether you show up or not.

Limit: Parking spots. parking will be along W R Tracy Drive around the Loop and in the lot in front and in back of bathrooms. If you are parked on the loop, you will not pass your car while running.  You will be allowed to go to your car or bring out a cooler to place near the race course.

Other Ways You Can Help JBWS

Shop, Exercise or Dine for a Cause

The following businesses contribute a portion of their profits to JBWS.

Design Consign

Design Consign is northern New Jersey’s premiere consignment shop, featuring high-end furniture, elegant home accessories, and beautiful designer pieces – all from the finest homes in the tristate area. All proceeds are used by The Gloria Foundation, a non-profit initiative helping victims of domestic violence. For more info.



From You Flowers

CLICK HEREto order flowers and gift baskets.

You recieve a 10% discount and and JBWS receives 15% of your total purchase amount.

Good Shop

Use and identify JBWS as your charity. Shop online with your favorite merchant. When you check out, a percentage of your purchases will be donated to JBWS.


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Just Give


when you are having a special occasion and would like to direct your guests to make a donation to your favorite charity.


Park Avenue Home

The Park Avenue Club

benefits eleven charitable organizations, including JBWS, through The Park Avenue Foundation.


Support JBWS with your purchase at Restyle and Renew in downtown Denville, NJ. Proceeds from the sale of several store racks support local charities.

To volunteer you can also send an email to NJ Trail Series.  Hours volunteered can be used in your service requirement for other ultras.
Jennifer McNulty,
Oct 16, 2017, 9:01 AM
Jennifer McNulty,
Oct 16, 2017, 9:02 AM