Our Castle to River Run is held in the fall. It includes a 10K, 5K and kids 1 mile race. The 2017 Castle to River Run was held on Sunday, October 1st.
Races leave from the Philipstown Recreation Center in Garrison, all funds raised support town Recreation facilities and programs. The 10K race takes a wooded trail up to the historic Osborn Castle with views of the majestic Hudson River and West Point. Racers will circle the Castle, head back down the mountain on a different trail, back over Route 9D, to the Hudson River, and back to the Community Center. The 5K race is a trail run loop to the river and back. Kid’s one-mile race is on the grounds of the Community Center.
Times: race day registration begins at 7:30 am Races start promptly at: 10K - 9:00 am, 5K - 9:30am Kid’s Race - Race starts promptly at 11:30. This event is rain or shine. Transportation/Parking: Parking will be available at the Philipstown Community Center, Route 9D, Garrison, NY. Please carpool if possible. Prizes: will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each category. Register at www.active.com or on-site the day of at the event.
The Spring Splatt mud race is a 5K/Kids 1 mile obstacle race held in the spring.
Philipstown Winter Carnival
The Winter Carnival is a collaborative event held with the Hudson Highlands Land Trust and Philipstown Recreation Department. This event is held in February. The Philipstown Winter Carnival celebrated its 5 year anniversary in 2018.