Fall and Winter Series - Nov 18, Dec 2 and 16, Jan 20, and Feb 3

NJ Trail Series would like to introduce our eighth year of five winter races
for the cold chilly months starting in Nov. 2017 with dates in December 2017
January 
and February of 2018.

Online Registration is Open
Click on the date for Registration
Mail In registration forms located at bottom of page.

Nov 18 Closed, Dec 2 Closed and Dec 16 (2017) Jan 20, and Feb 3 (2018)


All online registrations closes the Wednesday before the race.

There will be day of registration available unless we sell out.

We sell out at 200 runners



Please follow us on Facebook to stay up to date if there is inclement weather


*****IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING MORRIS COUNTY PARK COMMISSION******

The Park Commission has approved your request to hold your Winter Trail Series at Lewis Morris Park contingent on the following parameters.  As in the past if there is a snow/ice storm the Park Commission will not guarantee that the park roads will be open for your use.  If the Park Commission becomes aware of a storm before it hits we will give you as much notice as we can (I will notify you by email) however,  if on the day of your event a storm hits, the park roads may not be open depending on the time and severity of the storm.  If the Park Commission becomes aware of a significant storm in the forecast looking like it will hit on the day before or the day of your event we will have the right to cancel your event.    There is also no guarantee that the lot above Sunrise lake will be open on the day of your race.  Only Park Commission staff can open the parking area, your group will not be permitted to open the lot. 


270 Mendham Road, Morris Township, NJ 07960

additional directions and coordinates lower on page after the map.


Park in the Sunrise Lake Parking lot or Doe Meadow.

From the parking area walk to Registration at the Pavilion at Sunrise Lake.


Click Through for a pictorial of the 10K Loop (taken 10/24/12)

The pictorial also has a map with elevation.


All Races will start at Sunrise Lake in Lewis Morris Park


Race Day Registration, Chip Pickup and Event Timeline
8:00 AM - Race day registration and check in begins. Please be at registration 1 hour before your race starts.
9:00 AM - Longest Race Start  13.1M
9:30 AM - 2nd Longest Race Start  10K
10:00 AM - Shortest Race Start  5K
11:00 AM - post race festivities.  Stick around to enjoy each others company and talk about your adventures.


  




s County Parks

Opening Race Fees – 5K $25

  10K $30

 13.1M $35


Race #1, Nov 18, 2017 - Online Registration Closed 

(Online Registration opens 9/1 9am and Closes 11/15 11:59pm)

       Prices increase $5 on 10/1, 10/16, 11/1

Race #2, Dec 2, 2017 - Online Registration Closed

(Online Registration opens 9/1 9am and Closes 11/29 11:59pm)

       Prices increase $5 on 10/1, 10/16, 11/1

Race #3, Dec 16, 2017 - Online Registration

(Online Registration opens 9/1 9am and Closes 12/13 11:59pm)

       Prices increase $5 on 10/16, 11/16, 12/1

Race #4, Jan 20, 2018 - Online Registration

(Online Registration opens 9/1 9am and Closes 1/17 11:59pm)

       Prices increase $5 on 11/1, 12/1, 1/1

Race #5 Feb 3, 2018 - Online Registration

(Online Registration opens 9/1 9am and Closes 1/31 11:59pm)

        Prices increase $5 on 11/1, 12/1, 1/1


ALL Races will Increase another $10 on Race Day, which will make the Day Of cost 5K - $50, 10K $55 and the HM $60 unless no giveaway, then prices are $50, $45, $40.


There are race giveaways which will be determined at a later date. There are no finishers medals.  Winter 1 Shirt. Winter 2 Gloves. Winter 3 Coffee Mug. Winter 4 ?. Winter 5 ?


REFUND POLICY
**For ALL races; you can receive a 50% refund until 8 weeks before race date.  After that NO REFUNDS. 
** If you transfer your bib to another runner, please contact us with the new runner's information ASAP.


We are more about the time on the trails and good time after the race, not so much about your time on the clock.



Awards
We offer 100% off a future race of similar or less value for the 1st place M/F.
We offer 75% off a future race of similar or less value for the 2nd place M/F.

We offer 50% off a future race
of similar or less value for the 2nd place M/F.


If you entered the 13.1M, your prize amount would be the equivalent of 100%, 75%, or 50% of the race fee ($50).
If you entered the 10K, your prize amount would be the equivalent of 100%, 75%, or 50% of the race fee ($45).
If you entered the 5K, your prize amount would be the equivalent of 100%, 75%, or 50% of the race fee ($40).

Aid Stations
There is aid at the Start/Finish area. 
5K-only at Start/Finish
10K-only at Start/Finish
13.1M-Start, 1K, 11K, and Finish


Course Map - 10K Loop-(13.1M does 2 10K and the orange)
5K is in Blue
all measurements are approximate


DIRECTIONS:  GPS Address:
270 Mendham Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960

GPS Coordinates:
40°47'30", -74°31'56"

Web Driving Directions:
270 Mendham Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960

Race Location: Lewis Morris Park - Sunrise Lake Parking Area - you need to enter the Park at the Main Entrance
From Interstate 287
Traveling South: Take exit 35, Madison Ave. Turn RIGHT and at the light turn RIGHT onto Route 124 West, South Street. Continue straight, travel around the "Green". Turn RIGHT at the light onto Route 510 West/Washington St. Continue on County Route 510 West (Formerly Route 24) passing Delbarton School on your left. The park entrance is just after the second Delbarton entrance on your left.

Traveling North: Take to exit 35, South Street/Madison Ave. Turn LEFT onto Route 124 West, South Street. Follow the directions above from South Street.

From Morristown Green
Turn RIGHT onto Washington St. Travel 3.5 miles west towards Mendham and Chester on County Route 510 West (Formerly Route 24). The Park is located at 270 Mendham Road.

Weather & Safety Issues
We all know that the weather in New Jersey is day to day. The average low temperature on January 24 is 17 degrees and the average high temperature is 45 degrees. There may be snow or ice on the course, there may be rain, it may be muddy, and it may be nice. We will just have to wait and see what shows up on race day. The race will be run as long as Morris County Park Commission opens the park.

Lewis Morris Park is a multi-use park that can see a lot of foot, bike, horse and vehicle traffic.


RACE RESULTS

Results Race #1 11-19-16
Results Race #2 12-3-16
Results Race #4 1-21-17
Results Race #5 2-4-17


Results Race #1 Nov 2015
Results Race #2 Dec 2015
Results Race #3 Dec 2015
Results Race #4 Jan 2016
Results Race #5 Feb 2016


Results #1 12/6/2014

Results #2 12/20/2014

Results #3 01/24/15

Results Winter #4 2015


Winter #1 12/07/13
Winter #2 12/15/13
Winter #3 01/12/14
Winter #4 02/01/2014

Race #1 Dec 1 2012
Race #2 Dec 16 2012
Race #3 Jan 12, 2013

High Mountain Park, Wayne, NJ Course that we used for Winter 2011
Race 1 Dec 3, 2011
Race 2 Dec 17, 2011
Race 3 Jan 21, 2012
Race 4 Feb 4, 2012

Winter #4 - 2/26/2011
Winter #3 - 2/5/2011

Jan, Feb, and March 2010 Results:
Race 1: 10 K RESULTS      5   K RESULTS
Race 2:  RESULTS
Race 3:  RESULTS
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Jennifer McNulty,
Oct 16, 2017, 7:19 AM
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Jennifer McNulty,
Oct 16, 2017, 7:19 AM
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