How to Prepare for The Leatherman’s Loop Trail Run

“As for the course, the outer limits are well within the capabilities of almost anyone curiously self-motivated – whether or not you’re just a weekend warrior or a dyed-in-the-wool mountain maniac. It’s got a mind all its own, with a foot-boggling array of barriers strategically placed so as to impede forward progress of the swift … Read more

Leatherman’s Loop Trail Run Lottery to Open January 10th, 2014

Leatherman’s Loop News: Volume 28, Issue 1 The 28th Leatherman’s Loop trail run will be on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation in Cross River, NY. All runners will sign up via (Opens January 10th, 2014 at 12:00am) Loop Lottery FAQ.The Loop Lottery will open at 12:00am Friday, January 10th, 2014 and close Monday, January 13, 2014 … Read more

Daffodil Dash 5k Trail Run

Friend of the Loop Geoff Morris sent us information on a Fairfield County, CT 5 trail run called the Daffodil Dash at 8:30am on April 11th: If people are looking for a great trail race and missed out on the Loop, here is a link for them to consider. It is a Loop-like 5k in … Read more

The Westchester 100

No, not an ultramarathon!  The Westchester Trails Association has put together “The Westchester 100.”  Best described at the WTA website:  “It is a project inspired by the publication of the “Walkable Westchester” book by Jane and Walt Daniels. We’ve compiled a list of almost all the hiking areas and trails mentioned in the book, and … Read more