5 Kilometer (3.1 Miles) Course
RUN WITH ROTARY takes place in scenic Montgomery Township, Somerset County New Jersey. The five-kilometer loop course is USA Track & Field sanctioned and certified (NJ97001GAN). The entire course takes place inside the New Skillman Park on maintained paved roads and paved 12 foot wide walking paths with an asphalt surface. The route can be considered mostly flat with one small hill during the first mile and some gradual declines the next 1.5 miles. There is a very gradual incline to the finish.
The run starts in the center of Skillman Park on Main Blvd. During the event, Main Blvd. will be closed to traffic, which will allow runners to use both lanes.
The one mile Ramble is an out and back measured mile. This course takes place on maintained paved roads with an asphalt surface.
Main Blvd. may be closed or traffic held to allow runners to pass beginning at 10:00 AM. All participants and spectators are encouraged to arrive before this time. Parking is limited, and carpools are encouraged.
Take Route 206 North. In Montgomery, approximately 1 mile north of the Route 518 intersection, bear right for the Orchard Road jughandle. Make a left at the stop street and cross through Route 206 on Orchard Road. Continue straight until the road ends at stop sign at the “t” intersection. (Orchard Hill Elementary school on your right). Make a Left turn onto Burnt Hill Road. Continue about a quarter mile to the entrance of Skillman Park (Main Blvd.). Cars will be directed by Parking Marshals.
Take I-287 South to Route 206 South. (Or, from New Brunswick area, take Amwell Road, Route 514 West to Route 206 South) Make a right on Orchard Road, which is approximately 12 miles south of the Somerville Circle and six miles south of Route 514/Amwell Rd. Continue straight on Orchard Road until the road ends at stop sign at the “t” intersection. (Orchard Hill Elementary school on your right). Make a left turn onto Burnt Hill Road. Continue about a quarter mile to the entrance to the entrance of Skillman Park (Main Blvd.). Cars will be directed by Parking Marshals.
To view an area road map and to construct your own travel route, CLICK HERE.