New Paltz Challenge

Father's Day | Sunday, June 15, 2014

The 5th Annual New Paltz Challenge Registration is Open NOW!

Sponsorships Available!
Download the Sponsorship Application for more information.

Visit to register online today!

Or download a paper application here and mail to:

New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce
257 Main St.
New Paltz, NY 12561

Or return by fax to: 845-255-5189

The only true trail half marathon in the area, the out-and-back course leads runners along the scenic Wallkill Valley Rail Trail and through the bucolic New Paltz landscape with sweeping views of the Shawangunk Ridge, the Wallkill River, and Historic Huguenot Street, a National Historic Landmark District.


  • Chip timing
  • Water stops
  • First place in age group prizes
  • Post-race refreshments
  • Flat courses (ideal for personal bests)
  • All half marathon finishers will also receive medals

The half marathon will be timed in 5 year age groups and the 5K will be timed in 10 year age groups.

Also offering special discounts and prizes for parent/child teams!

Proceeds benefit the Chamber and its community projects.

Chamber Partners
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