17th Annual Airline Trail Ghost Run
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16th Annual Airline Trail Ghost Run
Saturday, November 3, 2018
The Parks & Recreation Departments of Hebron, Colchester, and East Hampton are collaborating along with the State of CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to host our 16th Annual Ghost Run – On our beautiful 13.1 mile certified half marathon course. The first 375 registered runners will receive a long sleeved t-shirt. If interested in volunteering for this event or if you need more information, feel free to contact any of the Parks & Rec offices; Hebron 860-530-1281, Colchester 860-537-7297 and East Hampton 860-267-7300.
COURSE: The race begins at Hebron Elementary School located on Route 85. Runners will run south on Route 85 and pick up the Air Line Trail behind Route 85 Lumber. The race continues on the Air Line Trail through Colchester and into East Hampton. At the Trail Head runners will continue on the trail to Watrous Street, to Summit Street. Follow Summit Street to Center Elementary School. Shuttle Buses will be available for all the runners in each direction. The trail is flat and is surfaced with packed dirt. Relay Legs #1 #1 Start to Grayville Road, Hebron (3.6 mi.) #2 Grayville Road to River Road Overpass, Colchester (4.2 mi.)#3 River Road Overpass to Finish Line –Center School (5.3 mi) , East Hampton;
Relay Runners: Shuttle buses will drop you off and pick you up at designated locations. Relay schedules for shuttle buses will be available the day of the race.
Shuttle Buses: If taking our shuttle bus service we ask that you park at the finish line, Center Elementary School, Main Street, East Hampton and take the shuttle to the start, Hebron Elementary School for check in or registration. Shuttles will run every 15 minutes beginning at 7:15 AM. The last shuttle to the starting point will leave promptly at 8:30 AM for the 9:00 AM start. Please note: Only pre-registered runners should take the 8:30 shuttle. Runners registering at the start line should take and earlier shuttle.
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