Running for Fun, Running for Health, Running for Life!

Wachusett Mountain 3 mile & 10K


Annually on the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend

Registration: Starts at 8:00 am in the parking lot of the Wachusett Mountain Ski Resort. Online registration here. Paper Application Time: Race Starts at 9:30 Date: Saturday, May 28, 2016 Location: Wachusett Mountain Ski Resort, Rt. 31, Princeton, MA Race Course: The race course will be approximately 6.2 miles or 10K. This years’ race will not use any trails. The course will be 75% on pavement and 25% on dirt road. The race starts at the bottom of Mile Hill Road at the intersection of Bolton Road in Westminster. The route goes UP Mile Hill road and takes a Right turn At the DCR Visitor Center. The route goes thru the gate and goes UP to the intersection of the Down Road from the Summit. The route takes a Left UP the Down road to the Summit Entrance. The route takes a right at the entrance to do a Loop over the summit, coming back down to the Summit Entrance. At this point, the route takes a right DOWN the Up road to the junction of North Road. The route takes a left on North Road and then a right on Balance Rock Road which will be followed to its’ end on the Beginner’s slope. The route then descends to the rear of the lodge which is the finish. Course map and more details (PDF). Post Race: Enjoy assorted beverages, fruits, bagels and a random draw for participating in our race. Pre-entries will also receive a technical T-shirt. There is plenty of parking at the ski lodge parking lot. Awards: Cash prizes will be awarded to the top male and female overall in the 3 Mile (Up Only) race. In the 10K, (Up and Down) prizes will be awarded to the top male and female overall and to the top three runners of each gender in the following categories:
  • Juniors: under age 20
  • Open: 20-29
  • Sub Master: 30-39
  • Master: 40-49
  • Senior: 50-59
  • Veteran: 60-69
  • Super-Vet: 70+
Entry Fee: $25 for Pre-registered (BY 05/01/16), $35 Post (AFTER 05/01/16) Contact: Emma Thibault - Race Director, EMAIL:, PHONE: 617-680-1112