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[6/16] Trail Blazer Run

Benefit: Proceeds benefit East Bradford Township’s trail program—help us build trails!

Location & Parking: Paradise Farm Camps, 1300 Valley Creek Road, Downingtown, PA 19335. Parking is free.

: Participants will experience exclusive access to Paradise Farm Camp’s trail network, which traverses 600 acres of scenic natural resources. The walking and running courses will take participants on challenging – yet enjoyable – paths through woodlands, meadows, and the historic camp.

Start/Finish Location: Paradise Farm Camps Gymnasium

Timing: Run the Day 

Entry Fees: (No Refunds)

5 Mile Trail Run:   Individual – $25 (Until June 7)/$30 on race day
Team/Family (max 4 participants) – $75

1.5 Mile Family Fun Hike/Run:   Individual – $20 (until June 7) / $25 on race day
Team/Family (max 4 participants) – $50


  • Adult: Adult participants who register by May 26 are guaranteed a technical T-shirt (XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL) (later entries will receive a shirt while supplies last).  Shirts will not be mailed.
  • Youth: Youth size shirts are available only to those who register before May 26th.(M (6/8), L (10/12), XL (14/16)).  Shirts will not be mailed.

Food & Beverage Provided by Victory Brewing Company: Victory Brewing Company is sponsoring a post race party, during which all participants will receive a complimentary beer (root beer for minors). Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Yesterday’s News Band will be playing Blues, Soul and Rock & Roll for your enjoyment!  

Timed Age Divisions for Awards:

5 Mile Trail Run: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60- 69, 70+.

1.5 Mile Hike/Run: 5 & under, 6-8, 9-10,

Age is determined the day of the race. Runners under 18 need a guardian present at the event.


5 Mile Trail Run:  Gift certificates for 1st overall male and female. Awards for top 3 finishers in all age groups, male and female.

1.5 Mile Hike/Run: Awards for top 3 finishers in age groups 5 & under, 6-8, 9-10, male and female.

Awards for top 3 finishers in all age groups, male and female.

Results: Results will be posted at Run the Day.


Volunteer: If you want to participate in the event, but are not a runner, be a volunteer! You can help process registrations, direct runners, hand out water, and more.  Register as a volunteer on line at

Donations: Trail construction and maintenance can be expensive. Your generous donation to the Township’s trail program will help us build more trails and improve the facilities we have.  You can donate on line at or by mail.  Mailed donations should be sent to East Bradford Township, 666 Copeland School Road, West Chester, PA 19380.  Checks made payable to East Bradford Township.

Sponsorships: As a sponsor, you will reach a diverse group of motivated consumers who enjoy living life to its fullest, participate in community events, and support the sponsors of those events. By sponsoring you also help provide a more enjoyable experience at the Trail Blazer Run and on the East Bradford Trail System, as sponsorships help support both experiences – click here for more info

Race Contact: Rich Phifer,, (610) 436-5108 x108 (daytime)