Trails + Dirt

Trail Running in the Kingdom

Running. It's a lifestyle thing.

Local Trail + Dirt Running


Connect with other runners in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom.


— Trail + Dirt Road Running Resources

Discover local running routes, quality dirt, and runner-friendly trails.


Some of our favorite trail + ultrarunning books, blogs, podcasts + influencers


Discover Northeast Kingdom running races and events.


— Learn to Run Trails + Dirt

Learn how to become a runner, where to find coaching, and Q+As.


Read the Darling Hill trail running blog and learn why the NEK is great for running.

Why Run

Meaning + Purpose

“I don’t run to add days to my life. I run to add life to my days. -R.R.

Challenge + Fun

“If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.” –F.D.

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