Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need… roads!

You’ve asked, and we’ve listened.

Howard County Striders is now offering a no-cost meet-up series for trail running. Designed for those new to trails, or for those who just want some running buddies while dodging roots and rocks!

Runs will be on the 2nd & 4th Sundays of each month. We will meet at 8:00 am (7:00 am in summer) at various trails in the Howard County area. Please check the Howard County Striders Facebook page for details and location for each run.

  1. Sunday October 13th & 27th @ 8:00am
  2. Sunday November 10th & 24th @ 8:00am
  3. Sunday December 8th & 22nd @ 8:00am

Directions for the October runs: Meet at the parking lot off Old Frederick Road after the railroad tracks, but before the trestle bridge over the Patapsco. Driving coordinates are: 39.310407,-76.793126. Limited parking, so consider carpooling!!

Please let us know if you are interested or if you have any questions. Email Jennifer Dress ( or Pattie Laun (