• Half Marathon Start Line

  • School House Ridge

  • Murphy Farm

  • View of Harpers Ferry from Maryland Heights Overlook. photo credit Harpers Ferry NP

  • Downtown Historic Harpers Ferry and St. Peters

  • Bolivar, WV

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Register Now!

2020 Registration opening early October! Join us for the 11th Annual Harpers Ferry Half Marathon, 5K Run, and Kids Run, May the 16th 2020! The Half Marathon is a challenging and hilly course covering the expanse on Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and the Civil War era towns connecting them. Expansive views of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers, a loop through Harpers Ferry National Historical Park School House Ridge South, Murphy Farm, Lower Town Harpers Ferry, John Brown's Fort, Bolivar, Storer College, and the homes taking you back to the 1860's . Our 5K event is a mix of trail and includes a loop of the School House Ridge South portion of the Harpers Ferry National Park. And our Kids Event will be on site at River Riders and School House Ridge South.


Freedoms Run

Celebrate History, Community Health, And the Soul of Running. Marathon - Half Marathon - 10K - 5K - Kids Fun Run. Experience Our Four National Parks - Harpers Ferry, the C&O Canal, and Antietam National Battlefield.


Two Rivers Treads

The first running store to abandon the modern running shoe. Optimal health and performance starts from the ground up…let your foot behave like a foot. With proper gait and great footwear, say goodbye to "No pain, no gain" And welcome: "No pain…thank you". Visit us at Two Rivers Treads

Community Grant Fund

Please donate to our community grant fund. Our goal is to fund even more projects and to continue to support our local communities, for a thriving and healthier state.

Youth Programs & Summer Camps

Join us for our 5th annual Camp River Runners. Campers will learn the foundations to healthy running performance, injury prevention, improved running skills, muscle endurance, and strength development.

Award Winning

Trip Advisor's Top 50 US Road Races to Attempt In Your Lifetime Includes WV Harpers Ferry Half Marathon!

Trip Advisor 50 US Road Races to Attempt In Your Lifetime

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