Mendon Mauler Trail Race(s)

Date: June 7, 2024

Length: 4 or 8 Mile Trail Run

Start Time: 6:00pm

Location: Stewart Lodge, Mendon Ponds Park (map)

Mendon Mauler Trail Run - 4 Miles or 8 Miles
Friday, June 7th | 6:00PM
Mendon Ponds Park | Stewart Lodge
Douglas Road, Honeoye Falls, NY

Enjoy an evening trail run through the picturesque Mendon Ponds Park, complete with wonderful flora filled trails, perfect inclines (gotta be positive about them) and a great way to spend a Friday Night!

Start Time for 4 & 8 Mile Races: Friday, June 7th @ 6:00PM

Please note - All 8-milers must begin their 2nd lap by 7:15PM.


The course is a 4-mile loop; therefore 8 milers do 2 loops. Trail shoes are recommended.  As a true trail run, cross spikes are not suggested.


This is a cup free event with no hydration on course, it is highly suggested to carry your own fluids. Early June can be the surface of the sun hot & humid.  




  • Event timing and scoring
  • Online Results
  • Premium blend cotton t-shirts to all those registered by May 17,2024 (color subject to change due to availability)
  • Post-Race food and drink



**Shirt color may change due to supplier availability at the time we place the order

By registering for this event you are acknowledging that the date, time, location, and distance of the race may be changed, switched to virtual, or canceled at any time as deemed necessary by the Race Directors due to circumstances beyond their control. In the event that any of these scenarios happens or any other, there will be no refunds, transfers, or deferrals allowed unless otherwise stated.

Registration/Packet Pickup

 Event registration is available through 12:00pm on Friday, June 7th. 
There is no on-site registration. Please plan accordingly.

  Until 4/14 4/15 - 5/14 5/15 - 6/7 @ 12:00pm
4 Mile $30 $40 $45
8 Mile $30 $40 $45

Day of Packet Pickup Only

  • Friday, June 7, from 4:45pm - 5:45pm at Stewart Lodge


8 Mile Awards - We will try to do the awards at 8PM depending on when all participants are in

  • Top Male and Female Finishers
  • Male/Female Winners in 10 year age groups (19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & up)

There are no awards for the 4 Mile Race.

Race Day Schedule

4:45pm - 5:45pm - Packet pickup in Stewart Lodge
6:00pm - 4 Mile & 8 Mile Start in the grass between the entrance and exit of parking lot.
7:15pm - All 8 Mile participants MUST begin their final lap by this time.

NOTE: If you anticipate being on course after 8:00pm we strongly recommend that you wear a headlamp.



  • The race starts in the south end of the field between the entrance and exit roads to the Beach Lot and will be marked with with tall red start banners.
  • A 4 Mile loop that uses the North Meadow (Dark Blue) and East Esker (Dark Green) Trails shown at this link
    • 4 Mile participants stop after one loop
    • 8 Mile participants stop after two loops
  • This is a challenging course, taking in some of the toughest trails in the park.
  • Each 4 Mile loop has an elevation gain of around 350 ft
  • The course will be marked with pink surveying flags and yellow arrow signs
  • This race is completely off road besides two road crossings. Trail shoes are recommended, but not necessary.  Caution at road crossings
  • You must carry your own nutrition and water.  Carrying hydration is required!!
  • The race finishes on the backside of Stewart Lodge.
  • 8 Milers must finish loop one by 7:15PM
  • If on course after 8:00PM, headlamps are recommended.


Please park in the Beach Lot off of Douglas Road and Canfieldwoods Shelter.
Click here for a map of the park.



June 7, 2024 | Stewart Lodge, Mendon Ponds Park