Harpers Ferry 5k

The 5K route is an enjoyable mix of road and trail, crossing from the River Riders adventure center into Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and the beautiful Murphy Farm loop. The finish is at the top of River Riders' famous zip line. All finishers will receive a local crafted medal. Whether it's your first 5K, or your 500th this is one to enjoy!

Race Details

Distance: 3.1 Miles

Elevation Gain: 384 Feet

Terrain: Mix of grass, crushed gravel, road and mulched trail

Race Start: 8:30 AM

Road: 1.1 Miles

Crushed Gravel: 1 Miles

Grass: 0.7 Miles

Mulched Trail: 0.35 Miles

Click Here to view Strava Map and Elevation Profile

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Course "Disclaimer"

As with our half marathon, this 5k is not a PR course. Our course takes you through rolling grass fields to beautiful scenic overlooks and of course, with beauty comes the challenge. We take pride in our challenging course because it makes the views and the finish line feel so much more rewarding. So come experience the beauty of Harper's Ferry as it was intended to be viewed!

Race Tees

In order to keep registration fees low, we're offering your race tees separate from registration. This means, if you don't need another race shirt to add to your collection, you're free! But if you love collecting special memorabilia from each of your races, you can order them directly through Recover. You can choose a short sleeve option in a Unisex fit or a women's fit, or a long sleeve in the unisex fit. These athletic tees are premium quality made entirely of recycled materials.  You can order your shirts through the link provided here beginning NOW and running through May 22nd at 11:59 PM. After that, the ordering window will close. All shirts will be shipped 2 weeks after the 22nd. So get on it ASAP and get your special race shirts ordered today!

**Please note, as these shirts are drop shipped directly from Recover to your door, we will not be able to return, exchange or swap sizes.