Sasquatch Trail Run

Saturday, September 13, 2014

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THANK YOU to all the runners and volunteers for a successful Sasquatch Preservation Trail Run 5K. Please look to the right (—>) for race results.

SAVE THE DATE – The 4th Annual Sasquatch Preservation 5K Trail Run presented by Katherman Briggs & Greenberg will take place on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 9:00 AM. More details will be posted as they become available, early bird registration begins July 1, 2014.


(2013 Information, is below, please watch this page as information is available for 2014) The event goes on sale with early bird pricing on July 1st, click here for the 2013 Sasquatch 5K Flyer & Order Form to mail with check OR click here to register now via or the image below for easy online registration!

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Click here for photos from the 2012 Sasquatch Run!


About the Run

We’re back at the gorgeous Snyder Family Farm for the 3rd Annual Sasquatch Preservation 5K Trail Run, an entirely off-road cross-country and trail run. This property is permanently preserved by the Farm & Natural Lands Trust of York County and will take you along mixed terrain and elevation, through the woods, near the Codorus Creek and along mixed crops on some of York County’s best farmland. A bit more nature is out there, keep an eye for native birds, deer, turkeys, snakes and sasquatches, all wondering along this beautiful property.

The Sasquatch Preservation 5K Trail Run has been featured in Runner’s World magazine’s list of America’s Top Trail Races!

Parking is limited and so is clean air, so please try and car pool!

After the race enjoy ALL LOCAL snacks from Flinchbaugh’s Orchard & Farm Market, drinks from York Water Company, cold beer from Brewery Products, with live music and some fun surprises to celebrate with your fellow runners.

This year features an ALL NEW COURSE! You’ll like this one, we promise. Yes, there are some climbs but not too bad… just wait to be surprised! Chip timing is back once again through our friends at York Road Runners.

This is a PRIVATE property, so no trespassing practice runs. Since this is an active farm, please NO ANIMALS. Due to the terrain, we also ask that no strollers are brought on the course.

The Sasquatch Preservation 5K Trail Run benefits Farm & Natural Lands Trust of York County, a land preservation organization dedicated to conservation of our prime agricultural and sensitive environmental landscapes.

Founded in 1990, FNLT holds over 100 conservation easements totaling over 8,000 acres of beautiful land permanently preserved. Please pay a visit at to learn more about us through photos of our preserved lands, become a member, and much more. Check out the Events tab for pictures and results for the 1st & 2nd Annual Sasquatch Preservation Trail Runs, as well as our other exciting fundraising events.

Click here for the 2013 Sasquatch 5K Flyer & Order Form to mail with check.
All pre-registered runners receive a voucher for a FREE pair of Darn Tough Vermont running socks, courtesy of our friends at Flying Feet Sport Shoes!

Click here to register now via with an added fee, or send a check to FNLT. Tech-shirts are an additional $5.00 per person. Pricing is $10.00 in July, $15.00 in August and $20 in September. Once we get to September, shirts are on limited availability up until race day.
Race day registration starts at 7:30 AM.

Unique awards, prizes and giveaways are in abundance with fruits, vegetables, pumpkins, straw, hay, gift cards, sporting goods and other unusual items. Tying into our outdoors theme – patches are given in place of awards or trophies, a new one each year – collect them all! Prizes awarded to – Top Male & Female, Age Groups, Best Costume and more.

Please contact Sean Kenny, Executive Director of Farm & Natural Lands Trust of York County –