|Join the Cumberland Valley Rail-to-Trail Council at the 11th annual Race, Run, Ride & Ramble trail festival held on the Cumberland Valley Rail-Trail. The series of events held throughout the day will be based at the Shippensburg Township Park and will traverse 9.3 miles of completed rail-trail between the park and Newville. |
Enjoy live music and lunch along with 2 running races, a hike and a bike ride. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Cumberland Valley Rail-to-Trails Council (CVRTC) and will be used for maintaining the current trail along with extending the trail into Shippensburg and Carlisle.
Ribbon CuttingCVRTC will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony to officailly open the new bridge and trail extension into downtown Shippensburg at 12:30 pm. After the ribbon cutting the 1 Mile Fun Run will start at the bridge at run on the new trail. Join in this free event and try out the new trail. You are welcome to continue on the the end of the extension and turn the 1 mile into a two mile tour.
|Cumberland Valley Race Series
The Race, Run, Ride & Ramble is part of the Cumberland Valley Race Series, a yearlong competition with events held throughout the Cumberland Valley. more...
Guaranteed shirt deadline April 10Everyone registered by April 10 for all events except the 1 mile will receive either cotton t-shirt or a tech shirt upgrade. Shirts will be availabe for purchase for the 1 mile. After April 10 tech shirts will not be available to order. Extra cotton t-shirts will be available and will be given out first come first served until they are gone.
|Online registration is open and will close on Saturday April 22 at 8:00 PM.|
Same day registration and packet pickup will begin at 9:00 AM at the Shippensburg Township Park, 304 Britton Rd., Shippensburg, PA. Registration closes 15 minutes before the event starts, please be considerate of others and register on time.
|Shippensburg Township Park|
304 Britton Rd.
Shippensburg, PA 17257
From the north use I-81 exit 29, turn right onto Walnut Bottom Rd. Left onto King Street (US 11). Turn right onto North Queen Street at Sheetz then right onto Britton Road; approximately 1/2 mile to the park.
From the south use I-81 exit 24, turn left onto Olde Scotland Rd. Left onto Fayette Street. Right onto King Street (US 11). Turn left onto North Queen Street at Sheetz then right onto Britton Road; approximately 1/2 mile to the park.
|Event Flyer |
Become a Sponsor
|This event is hosted by and proceeds benefit the Cumberland Valley Rails-to-Trails Council, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.|
CVRTC is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) non-profit, charitable corporation dedicated to conservation, historic preservation, recreation and alternative transportation in the Cumberland Valley of Pennsylvania through the development of multi-use trails along former railroad corridors and other areas. CVRTC owns and maintains the Cumberland Valley Rail-Trail that runs 9 1/2 miles between Shippensburg and Newville and is working on extending the trail to Carlisle and into downtown Shippensburg.
|For more information or to volunteer contact Garret Stahlman at email@example.com or by phone at (717) 300-1337|