Fall & Winter Hikes, Runs & Walks In The Huntington /Five Harbors Area
Get out, get fit, socialize and enjoy beautiful surrounding at these runs and walks in Huntington Township.
photo courtesy of Tri Hamlet News
Notable Runs Outside of the Town of Huntington
For more great runs & hikes...
Northport Running Club - coordinates runs and events through the year.
Greater Long Island Running Club (GLIRC)- hosts runs across Long Island.
Long Island Greenbelt Conference - unique, non profit grassroots org that has created more than 200 miles of hiking path on LI & more.
Run.LI - a portal dedicated to Long Island runners.
NYS Winter Run Series - various runs throughout state parks
2018 Past Fall Events
9/15 - Great Cow Harbor 10K Run& 2K Fun Run/Walk- Northport- Great Cow Harbor 10K Run is one of the most prestigious foot races in the country. Runner's World has named the Great Cow Harbor 10K Run as one of the top 100 races in the USA. New England Runner regularly places The Great Cow Harbor 10K Run in its Top 100 Races, stating "Big race atmosphere in a small town on the Island; it's a winner! Who says those "rolling" courses can't be fun?" The 2K Fun Run / Walk has been a huge success. This event attracts families and participants of all ages. Over 1000 2K and 5000 10K entrants are expected.
9/23 Ocean to Sound Relay- Teams of eight runners each will traverse a scenic course through the rolling countryside of beautiful Long Island. Each participant will run between five and seven miles. The event includes a gala-post race party under a large tent featuring 4 1/2 hours of unlimited beer, wine, soda and food. There will be music and dancing. The 33rd edition of the “Best Post-Race Party in the Northeast” will take place at the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park on the shoreline of beautiful Oyster Bay Harbor near the finish line.
10/13 Oyster Bay Town Supervisor's 5K- Oyster Bay- exciting course through the heart of the hamlet of Oyster Bay. Bring the family and stick around afterwards for all the fun at the Oyster Festival!
10/20 4th Annual Halloween 5K Run- Greenlawn- A rambling 5k run through the town of Greenlawn beginning and ending at Oldfield Middle School.
11/12 Blue Ribbon Run/Walk for Prostate Cancer- Old Bethpage Village- Participants will enjoy the challenging 5K course through beautiful Old Bethpage Village Restoration while IMF offers FREE prostate cancer screenings on-site, an informative urology and men’s health exhibit, refreshments and fun prizes for participants – all for a great cause!
11/22- Townwide Fund's Thanksgiving Charity Run- Huntington- Runners will start off at the head of Huntington Harbor and enjoy the scenic “out and back track” along the Mill Dam Road and West Shore Road passing Mill Dam Park, Gold Star Battalion Memorial Beach and the historic Coindre Hall. Enjoy the beautiful water views of Huntington Harbor for more than 3 miles!
11/22 Oyster Bay Turkey Trot 5K by the Bay- Oyster Bay- A 5 Kilometer Run / Walk through the streets of Oyster Bay
Start : On The Corner of South Street and Audrey Avenue
Finish : In The Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park
11/25 New York Blood Center's Rob's Run- Syosset- 26th Annual New York Blood Center's Rob's Run is a 5K Cross Country Race in Stillwell Woods, Syosset, NY.
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