Rock the River: Palisades Half Marathon, 5K, and Trail 6K

  • Running : Rock the River: Palisades Half Marathon :
  • Running : Rock the River: Palisades 5K :
  • Running : Rock the River: Palisades Trail 6K : Off Road

Race Date: Sunday, May 7, 2017

Start Time: 09:00 AM


Entry Fee: Varies on Distance

Location: Ross Dock Park

City: Fort Lee

State/Terr: New Jersey

Zip: 07024

Country: USA

E-Mail: [email protected]

Race Website:


 - The Palisades Parks Cosnervancy will host Rock the River: Palisades Half Marathon, 5K, and Trail 6K on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Ross Dock in the Palisades Interstate park, Fort Lee, NJ. Proceeds from the USATF sanctioned and certified races will support the Palisades Interstate Park Commission, helping to make improvements to park infrastructure.

For more information, or to register, please visit: or contact David Gettis at [email protected] for more details.

Course Info:
All three races begin at Ross Dock Park on the banks of the Hudson River just north of the George Washington Bridge. The half marathon and the 5K are out and back races that follow the Henry Hudson Drive, on of America's oldest scenic roads. The 6k trail run follows the Long Path and Shore Trails after peeling off from Henry Hudson Drive. Trail runners will travel along the top of the Palisades cliffs, before descending to Ross Dock Park to finish. These are challenging races, but rewarding and beautiful.


Other Info:
See more info at the website.



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