Welcome to the D&H Distance Run Website!  Rail-Trail Council is looking forward to hosting our 9th year on September 11, 2016.

Enter our Raffle to win valuable prizes!!                                                           1st Prize is a season pass to Elk Mountain Ski Resort!!                       $800 value

2nd Prize overnight stay for 2 (includes breakfast and golf)               Fern Hall

3rd Prize Overnight stay & dinner Stonebridge Inn                              Look for a free ticket in your race packet.                                                                 Additional tickets available for purchase.

Register at dhdistancerun.com, GetMeRegistered.com or www.nepa-rail-trails.org.

The course is great for those new to distance running.  It is basically flat with a slight upgrade going northward and a slight downgrade for the finish. The course if USATF certified.

In addition to race day, you can register and pick up your race packet on Saturday September 10 from 4-7 at Elegante Restaurant located on Main Street ( route 171) in Forest City.  Elegante is known for its Italian cooking and offers generous portions sure to provide lots of race day energy. Take advantage of the discount coupon in your packet (good for two days).

Want to fuel up before the race?

Shirley’s Family Restaurant 436 Main Street Forest City is offering 15% off  breakfast (all day!)  Check out their race day special before or after the race.


  • The D&H Rail-Trail is located off Route 247 in Forest City.  From Carbondale, take Route 171 North to Forest city.  Turn right on Route 247 (after Kost Tire).  Go 1/3 of a mile to the first right into the Greater Forest City Industrial Park.  Latitude 41*38’44.99″N, Longitude 75*27’46.11″W.  For detailed directions from other locations, see www.nepa-rail-trails.org.