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Fall Foliage Half Marathon

Fall Foliage Half Marathon

Rhinebeck, Catskills, New York, USA | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Race Rundown

Half MarathonSunday, October 14, 201810:00am
5KTBDTBD

 

A perfect final training run before the New York City Marathon, or a perfect way to spend a weekend in the country, running in the middle of the Hudson Valley's Fall Foliage season. Note the 5K isn't timed. #FFHalfMar

Why We Love It

Rhinebeck is a small Hudson Valley village located in the Catskill Mountains of Upstate New York. It is home to Dutch history, outdoor adventure and small town mountain culture, including downtown B&B's, shopping and eateries.Offering a glimpse into the life of the Hudson Valley during the 17th through 19th centuries, this area and the many of the surrounding towns preserve several homes of past historical and influential people.

Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do

Springwood

The home of Franklin D. Roosevelt, America's only President to be elected to four terms in office.

Wilderstein Historic Site

A mansion home to grounds, trails, and an archive of artifacts and historic memorabilia depicting life in the Hudson Valley during past centuries.

Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome

A collection of antique aircraft and ground vehicles from the Lindbergh and WWI eras.

Ferncliff Forest

A local forest with easy hiking trails and a steel tower for overlooking views. Be sure to read warning and restrictions below climbing the tower!

Northern Dutchess Botanical Gardens

Located off the beaten path, these gardens and greenhouses are home to a variety of plants, flowers, vegetables and herbs.

Average Temperature

High - 62°F (17°C) Low - 41°F (5°C)

Transportation

Airport

Stewart International Airport (SWF)
50 mi (80 km) from Rhinebeck

Train

Amtrak Rhinecliff-Kingston Station (RHI)
3 mi (5 km) from Rhinebeck

Accommodations

Best Western Plus Kingston Hotel12 mi (20 km) from start/finish
Courtyard Kingston8 mi (13 km) from start/finish
Hampton Inn Kingston8 mi (13 km) from start/finish
Hideaway Suites Bed and Breakfast7 mi (12 km) from start/finish
Olde Rhinebeck Inn4 mi (7 km) from start/finish
The Gallery Inn11 mi (18 km) from start/finish