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The Litchfield Hills Road Race

The Litchfield Hills Road Race begins with a bang when cannon fire triggers the 41st start of the world-famous event at 1pm, Sunday June 11, 2017 on the green in Litchfield, CT. More than 1300 runners are expected to compete in the 7.1 mile test, along with hundreds of volunteers and thousands of spectators.

The town actually makes a weekend of it, offering many activities leading up to the main event.

The pre-registration fee for the race is $35, race day registration fee is $45. Pre-registration is available online or mail in. Registrations (and payment) received by 5/27/17 guarantees a Tech T-shirt.

For extensive information about registration, the event’s history, rich traditions  and everything else, go to

Proceeds from the LHRR will benefit Litchfield Youth Athletics, Jr. Olympics, LHRR Scholarships for Wamogo H.S., Litchfield H.S. and the Forman School.

To get answers to your questions, go to or call (860) 459-8596.

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