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Mint Springs Trail 5K

When: May 8, 2021
Where: Crozet, VA
Race type(s): 5K

Come join us for the 6th annual Charlottesville Summer Trail Running Series! This is a fun, relaxed, low-cost summer trail running series with 4 trail races from 5K to 4.5-miles in distance, all in the Charlottesville/Crozet area. In addition to individual race prizes, there will be overall and top age group finisher prizes for the series, based upon cumulative total time in all 4 races

Runners must register for the series in advance for the Series Finisher Shirt. Runners who complete all 4 races in the series will receive a Summer Series Finisher technical shirt at the last race, and runners completing 3 out of 4 races will receive a cotton finishers shirt. In order to receive these great finisher prizes and to be eligible for series top finisher awards however, runners must register for the series in advance (online now or on raceday of the first race if spaces are still available by then). The series will likely sell out again, so register now!

Races and Dates:

  • Mint Springs Trail 5k – Saturday May 8th, 8:00am, Mint Springs Valley Park, Crozet
  • O-Hilly Trail 5k – Tuesday June 8th, 7:00pm, O-Hill, Charlottesville
  • Boar's Head Turn and Burn – Saturday July 10th, 8:00am, Boar's Head Resort, Charlottesville
  • Late Summer Meltdown 4-Miler – Tuesday August 10th, 7:00pm, Pen Park, Charlottesville

The cost for the entire 4-race series is just $55, or $50 for paid CATs members. Kids 12 and under are $30. You will receive a series finisher shirt, a t-shirt for the Mint Springs Trail 5k, post-race food/drink at each race, the Summer Series BBQ/Cookout at the last race, as well as other finisher awards and top finisher awards throughout the series! For the CATS member discount, go to to see if you're a current paid CATS member – if so, login using your runsignup login information and your discount will be applied automatically at checkout. If you're not a member, we would love to have you signup!

Register now and guarantee your entry into the series!!