“This Race Is For The Birds!” is a running/walking event. We offer two professionally timed races, a 10K and a 5K, however we encourage both runners and walkers alike! Sign up for these events and enjoy the adventure of running or walking on non-technical cross country trails that wind through fields and forests of Broomgrass Organic Farm Community and along beautiful Back Creek in Berkeley County, WV.
Location: Broomgrass Way, Gerrardstown, WV 25420 (Just west of I-81.) From I-81 in WV: Take Exit 5 for WV-51. Go west towards Gerrardstown on WV-51 for 4.5 miles which turns into Buck Hill Road for another 3.3 miles (Broomgrass is 8 miles west of I-81). Turn left onto Broomgrass Way. From Hagerstown, MD: Take I-81 South into WV. Follow ‘From I-81’ instructions above. From Berkeley Springs: Take US-522 south 2.2 miles. Turn left onto Winchester Grade Rd follow for 11.8 miles. Turn left onto Shanghai Rd follow for 2.6 miles, Shanghai Rd turns right and Hampshire Grade Rd follow for 5.2 miles continue into Tuscarora Pike for .9 miles. Continue straight onto Buck Hill road for .6 miles. Turn right onto Broomgrass Way. From Shepherdstown: Take WV-45 west to I-81 south. Follow I-81 ‘From I-81’ instructions above. From the Baltimore Area: From I-695 Beltway, take exit 16 for I-70 west towards Frederick. Continue I-70 west to Hagerstown. Take exit 26 for I-81 south Roanoke/Harrisburg. Follow ‘from I-81’ instructions above. From the Washington, DC area: Take I-270 north to Frederick and I-70 West to Hagerstown and follow “From Hagerstown” instructions above. Or take the Dulles Greenway or Rt 7 to Leesburg. Take Rt 7 to Winchester, VA to I-81 and follow ‘From I-81’ instructions above. From West of WV: Take I-64 east to intersection with I-81 in Virginia. Take I-81 north into WV and follow ‘From I-81’ instructions above.