Rail Trail 10-Miler FAQ

What time does the race start?
8:00 AM
 
Where can I park for the race?
There is parking available at the start line at Liberty Christian Fellowship Church (7 Maple Street, Seven Valleys, PA).  There is also parking at the finish line across the street from the Agricultural and Industrial Museum (217 W. Princess Street, York, PA). 
 
I signed up for the bus.  What time does it leave the finish line to head to the start line?
The buses leave the finish line area at 7AM SHARP.  They typically arrive in Seven Valleys (start line) by 7:30 AM.
 
Are there water stations on the course?
Yes.  Water stations are located around miles 2, 6, 7, and 9.  We will also have water available in the start line area and immediately after you finish the race.  Water stations are located at points along the route with access for the volunteers to set up.
 
When and where is race packet pickup?
Race packet pickup is scheduled for August 22 and 23 from 8:00 AM- 6:00 PM at The Arc of York and Adams Counties (497 Hill Street, York, PA 17403).  
 
Where do I pick up my packet if I cannot make it prior to race day? 
Bus riders can pick up their packet on race day before they board the bus in the finish line area.  Non-bus riders can pick up their packet at Liberty Christian Fellowship Church in Seven Valleys starting at 7:00 AM on race day.
 
What are the age categories for awards? 
We will have awards for the top three finishers (for both men and women) in the following age groups:
  • Overall 
  • 19 and under
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70 and over
Are there post race refreshments?
Yes!!   We will celebrate all those who finish the race at our "11th Mile" with cold beverages and salty and sweet snacks directly across the street from the finish line at the Agricultural and Industrial Museum.
 
Are there bathrooms available on race day?
Yes!!   There are port-a-potties at the start area and there are bathroom facilities located inside the Agricultural and Industrial Museum.  The bathrooms inside the Agricultural and Industrial Museum are not available before the start of the race but are available post-race.  In addition, there is a port-a-potty along the course in the Days Mill Road Parking lot area (around mile 6). 
 
I registered for the race but now I am unable to make it.  Can I get a refund or can I transfer my bib number?
Unfortunately, no, we do not give refunds or bib transfers.  We thank you for your donation and your support of those we serve.
 
Can I push a jogging stroller during the race?
No participants using bicycles, baby strollers, roller skates, scooters or skateboards are allowed.
 
Can I run with my dog? 
We love dogs and other animals but in this case, for the safety of others and your furry friend, we do not allow dogs in the race. 
 
 
 
For any other questions, please contact The Arc of York and Adams Counties at (717) 846-6589 or email msimpson@thearcofyorkcounty.org