Please note that some of these areas are on public streets or trails and thus caution should be exercised while running in any of these areas.  The Huntsville Track Club assumes no liability for runners making use of these locations.   All persons running alone, especially trails, are encouraged to let someone know where you are going and what time you plan on returning.

General Running Safety – Please read if you are a new runner, or a seasoned veteran.  The life you save could be your own.

Race/Run Etiquette – Whether you have run 1 race or 100, this is a good refresher.

RRCA Safety Tips

Multi-Use Trail Safety Tips

Race course maps

Less than 5K

Winter Winds 2 Mile Course – Neighborhoods behind Grissom High School

5K through 10K

Cotton Row 10K  Cotton Row 10K Certification Map – Convenient to downtown

Cotton Row 5K  Cotton Row 5K Certification Map

Cotton Row 10K Google Earth KML File

Cookie Dash 5K Course – Starts near Rivertree Church in Hampton Cove.

New Monte Sano 10K Course – Located atop Monte Sano Mountain

New Monte Sano 5K Course – Located atop Monte Sano Mountain

Original Monte Sano 10K/5K Course – Located atop Monte Sano Mountain

Twilight Run 5K – A 5K loop on the UAH campus run from Spragins Hall (can be run twice for a 10K, 3 times for 15K, …)

UAH Spring Run – A 5k loop on the UAH campus run from the UAH Fitness Center (can be run twice for a 10K, 3 times for 15K, …)

Winter Winds 4 Mile Course – Neighborhoods behind Grissom High School

Greater than 10K

Half Marathon Course – Convenient to Southeast Huntsville

Monte Sano 15K Course – Located atop Monte Sano Mountain

Mountain Mist 50K Course – Trails running – Please exercise extreme caution on trails and run with a buddy

Rocket City Marathon Maps – Convenient to downtown Huntsville and other areas of the city

Rocket Run 10 Mile Course – Just west of Huntsville in Mooresville


Other places to run in and around Huntsville

City of Huntsville Greenways

Huntsville & Surrounding Area Trail Maps

Monte Sano State Park

Land Trust of Huntsville & North Alabama

Orienteering on Monte Sano

Research Park

University of Alabama – Huntsville Campus