In our 33rd year and running strong!
The 2014 edition of this summer classic is set for July 13th.
The Stowe 8 Miler is a classic summer race now in its 33rd year. Vermonters and runners from all over New England and Canada return year after year to Stowe for this historic event. A two-person relay was added in 2012 and has proven to be a popular addition. If you are a veteran runner of this race we welcome you back; if you are considering running the Stowe 8-Miler, don’t miss the fun!
The Course: As beautiful as ever, this eight mile single-loop course starts just off Mountain Road in the town of Stowe. The course is rolling with some flat sections, all of which takes runners through the beautiful Vermont countryside and then through the heart of downtown Stowe.
Start: 9:00 AM sharp! Report to the starting line at the town fields just off the Mountain Road on Weeks Hill Road. by 8:50 AM.
Finish Location: The finish is on the front lawn of the Golden Eagle Resort.
Finish Party: After the race, come join us for the celebration! Located at the Ye Olde England Inne. The famous after race party features cold Smuttynose crafted beer and ice cream is at the Ye Olde England Inne.
Support Stowe Recreation’s Scholarship Program:
We are pleased to work closely with Stowe Parks & Recreation in securing the Rec Field as our Start area for the 8-Miler. We also support the Stowe Recreation Scholarship Program and hope you will too! The program allows residents of Stowe to participate in Rec programs no matter their economic status.
You can help by making a contribution during the race registration process – that was easy!