Trail runners, mark your calendars and start training! On Saturday, Oct. 8 the Lowcountry Trail Half Marathon and 5K returns to scenic Mullet Hall Equestrian Center.
Runners will have a chance to embrace the breathtaking fall foliage, moss-draped oaks and native wildlife as they make their way through beautiful Johns Island trails. Races are offered for two distances: a half marathon and a 5K. Both the Half Marathon and 5K events will begin at 8:30 a.m. Spectators are welcome.
Registration for the Half Marathon is $48 ($40 for Charleston County residents), and registration for the 5K is $34 ($28 for county residents). Move IT! pass holders receive additional discounts. Online registration is available at www.CharlestonCountyParks.com and will end at 3 p.m. on Oct. 7. T-shirts will be guaranteed for runners who register prior to Sept. 30.
For more information on the Lowcountry Trail Half Marathon and 5K, to view race course maps, or to register, visit www.CharlestonCountyParks.com or call 843-795-4386.This event is brought to you by your Charleston County Parks.