Morrow Mountain State Park is located in Stanly County, six miles east of Albemarle, and is accessible from NC highways 24/27, 73 and 740.
From I-40 in Greensboro, take I-73/I-74 south. Turn right on NC 24, traveling west toward Albemarle. About six miles from Albemarle, turn right on Valley Drive and travel approximately three miles. Turn right on Morrow Mountain Road, which leads into the park.
From I-85 near High Point, take NC 109 south, veering right on NC 109/NC24/NC 27 in Troy. Take NC 24 Drive and travel approximately three miles. Turn right on Morrow Mountain Road, which leads into the park.
From Charlotte, take NC 24 east and veer right on NC 740. After about six miles, turn right on Morrow Mountain Road, which leads into the park.
49104 Morrow Mountain Road, Albemarle, NC 28001
Age Group Awards
We will give out Race Day age group awards to the top runner in each of the following groups.
19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and above.
Morrow Mountain Trail Race
15K & 10K
Morrow Mountain State Park
part of the Uwharrie Mountains
January 4, 2014
This may be our toughest trail race yet!
The Race(s) will challenge runners on looped
courses up and over three mountain tops.
Rise to new heights at one of the best courses around. Steep,Rugged and awaiting your arrival as we kick the 2014 Race year.
Morrow Mountain is one of the highest peaks in the ancient Uwharrie Mountains of central North Carolina. Although the park contains several peaks, Morrow Mountain is a high point at 936 feet.
Both courses will wind to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain, and Hattaway Mountain, and the 15K will go to the
top of Morrow Mountain.
Sign up early, this course has a runner limit of 110.