2024 Fodderstack 10K Classic

Saturday, April 20, 2024, 9AM.
Flint Hill to Washington, VA.

NEW THIS YEAR!  Pre-registration for youth 17 and under is reduced to $15 ($20 on race day).

Due to generous donations from the Rappahannock County Park Foundation (RCPF) and others
the first 50 youth registrants registering by 2/29 will be FREE!


We are pleased to announce that registration for the Fodderstack 10K is open! The event from Flint Hill to Washington, VA will occur on April 20, 2024. Come enjoy a beautiful morning and support the Rappahannock County park. ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY PARK


Hosted in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the tradition of the Fodderstack 10K race begins again in the Spring of 2024. Located in beautiful Rappahannock County the 10K course follows the historic hills and valleys between the towns of Flint Hill and Washington, Virginia. Whether you’re looking for a serious race against other accomplished and proven runners, or simply challenging yourself for a morning, The Fodderstack 10K is sure to leave a lasting impression. Sign up today!


Groups or organizations with teams of 10 or more participants please contact us prior to registering to receive a $5 discount per runner.  We will provide you with a custom discount code for your team members to use when completing online registration.  Discount is not available retroactively.  Only applicable for pre-registrants (not available on race day).


Race Details


In beautiful Rappahannock County, Virginia, the Fodderstack10k is a point-to-point race that begins at the north end of Flint Hill on Route 522 at the Packing Shed and ends at the court house in Washington, VA, via the Fodderstack Road. Click here for directions.


Parking is available either in Washington or Flint Hill.  Prior to the race, bus transportation from Washington to the registration area in Flint Hill will depart from the corner of Gay and Porter Streets by the Washington Baptist Church at 7:15., at 7:45 and again at 8:20 AM. These times are approximate. Trips #2 and #3 are usually full so if you are utilizing the bus, please try to catch the early departure. If you are in Washington at 8:30, drive immediately to registration in Flint Hill so you don’t miss the race. .

Ample parking is available at the Flint Hill Fire Department (registration area) as well as in Washington.

A bus is available to take runners back to Flint Hill after the award ceremony at 11 a.m., 12 p.m., and 1 p.m.


For both the in-person race and the virtual option, the awards categories will need to be determined based on registration and participation numbers.


Race Day Registration:
Flint Hill Volunteer Fire Dept., Rt. 641 on Fodderstack Rd. in Flint Hill. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. There is a 1/2 mile walk/jog from the registration area to the start of the race.
Please allow enough time to register and meet the 9:00am starting gun.

Register now to avoid the fee increase to $35.00 on March 1st!
On April 1, the fee increases to $40.00.  If you wait until race day, the fee will be $50.00.

$30 – thru February 29, 202
$35 – March 1 to March 31st, 2024
$40 – from April 1st (until cut-off of online registration, a few days before race day)
$50 – Race Day (cash or check only)

Family Rate:
When you register 3 or more family members in a single transaction online, save $5 per runner.

Click here for the current participant list


All award winners receive trophies painted by noted artist Merrill Strange.


Men – Steve Pinard – 31:26
Women – Julie Culley – 36:20


Email: info@fodderstack10k.com or write the Recreation Authority at: PO Box 172 Washington, VA 22747.


Numerous galleries and shops will be open in Historic Washington.
The race proceeds benefit the Rappahannock County Park and its programs.