The Horseshoe Hill Climb

Marmon Valley Farm is hosting the Horseshoe Hill Climb 5K, 10K, 20K and 30K trail run on November 22th to raise money for summer horse camp scholarships. The scholarships ensure that every child who wishes to experience summer camp at Marmon Valley is able to.  

Many of the trails throughout Marmon Valley's 500 acres are bridle trails, farm lanes and open meadows providing a fantastic trail running experience!  The trails and terrain at Marmon Valley are ideal for trail racers who are looking for a challenging run. Whether you choose the 5K,10K, 20K or 30K you will traverse through hardwood forest, up and down ravine trails, around fields, across creeks and along scenic overlooks. None of the trails are paved. All may be muddy! The course is laid out as a 10K loop.

When: November 22, 2014
Where: Marmon Valley Farm
What: 5K, 10K, 20K, 30 K Trail Race
Cost: $45

Race-Day packet pickup and registration begins at 8:00am.
Race starts at 9:00am!

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Driving Directions

Upcoming Dates:

The Horseshoe Hill Climb November 22, 2014 $45 Register Online

 Sponsored by Hawks Carpet Cleaning sponsored by the River                   


Trophies will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each race (10K, 20K and 30K). All other finishers will receive a participation medal like none other. You must be present to receive your award. Awards and prizes will not be mailed.

Your registration fee includes a wicked technical t-shirt. The deadline to be guaranteed a shirt in the size you requested is November 1st. If you register after Nov. 1st you will still receive a shirt, however, limited sizes/styles may be available.

Inclement Weather:
The race will be run rain or shine, however, the Race Director reserves the right to cancel or modify segments of the event as deemed necessary for participant safety. No refunds will be given in the event that an act of God requires cancellation for the safety of participants. Once the race has started, no refunds will be given due to delayed start or conclusion.

Volunteer Opportunities:
If you or someone accompanying you are interested in race day volunteer opportunities, please email the event coordinator at

Marmon Valley Farm is located 45 minutes northwest of Columbus just off US Route 33 at the State Route 292 exit. Please note that some older GPS devises fail to map reliable routes to Marmon Valley Farm. Printable directions are available at

The course:
Hilly, rocky, muddy & rooty! Sure to test the abilities of all fast or slow! The elevation profile does not quite do this one justice with the ups and downs you'll encounter along the way!

Questions? Contact:
Marmon Valley Ministries


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