Autumn Trail Race

Downeast Double Trouble Trail RaceTrail Race. Photo by Hans Krichels.Sunday, November 4, 2018
Sumner High School in Sullivan

Join Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust and Frenchman Bay
Conservancy in the 6th annual Downeast Double Trouble Trail Race Series–now part of the larger Downeast Conservation Trail Race Series.

Online registration closes one week before each race. In person registration on race day begins at 9am and closes 30 minutes before each race.

FBC’s Autumn Trail Race – November 4

The FBC Autumn Trail Race offers two race distances: a 4-mile and an 8-mile race that starts and finishes at Sumner Memorial High School in Sullivan (directions) and takes place on the trails on FBC’s Long Ledges & Baker Hill Preserves. Register online.

The 8-mile course begins and ends at Sumner Memorial Highs School and traverses the new Schoodic Connector Trail and paved and dirt roads.

4-mile course MAP
8-mile course MAP

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Online registration is now closed. Race day registration begins at 9:00am.

GPMCT’s Wildlands Trail Race – October 28

The GPMCT Wildlands Trail Race offers two courses this year; choose the two-mile fun run or the 6-mile challenge run. It will take place October 28th at the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands. Register online.

The 6.3-mile course covers dirt roads and single track trail, with lovely views and plenty of roots, rocks, and mud. The total climb is approximately 1,200 feet. The two-miler goes out the scenic Hothole Brook Trail and back. Race day registration starts at 10:00 am, and races begin at 11:00 and 11:15 am. Enter through the Wildlands South Gate on Rte. 1, near the Rte. 176 intersection.

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Online registration is closed. Race day registration beings at 10:00am.

Downeast Conservation Trail Race Series

This year, GPMCT and FBC are collaborating with four other downeast conservation organizations to host the first annual Downeast Conservation Trail Race Series! Runners who participate in multiple races in this series are eligible for special recognition and prizes. Visit to learn more.

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2018 sponsors


2017 Results & Pictures

See complete list of racers and times.

Top 5 men, 4-mile race
Place Name Time
1. Finian Burns 34:45
2. Sol Lorio 38:32
3. Rowan Gagne 39:19
4. Tim Fisher 39:34
5. Aaron Dority 39:36
Top 5 women, 4-mile race
Place Name Time
1. Jennifer Van Dongen 35:00
2. Thea Crowley 39:41
3. Katrina Linscott 44:12
4. Edith Dunham 44:19
5. Robin Clarke 46:22
Top 5 women, 8-mile race
Place Name Time
1. Jessica Stewart 1:25:44
2. Maegan Haney 1:33:16
3. Sarah O’Malley 1:36:15
4. Donna Kausen 1:41:48
5. Denise Blanchette 1:42:58
Top 5 men, 8-mile race
Place Name Time
1. Clifford Watson 1:06:31
2. Eric Mauricette 1:08:30
3. Jeremy Dougherty 1:10:12
4. Bryant Perkins 1:11:53
5. Peter Keeney 1:12:20

2017 Race Photos