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Run the Loop!

Distance: 3.2 miles

Season: Year Round

Surface: Paved Roads/ Sidewalks

Grade: Flat

Description: The perimeter of the main farm property makes for a perfect 5k! This lovely 3.2 mile run takes you through the village of Kinderhook, past the Van Shaack House and the Columbia County Memorial Society. You'll see many orchards, blueberry patches and an assortment of annually rotating growing fields. Time your run with the MapMyRun app and you may even show up on the leaderboard!

KRC Red Apple Run

Run Through the Orchard!

Distance: 5k, 10k

Season: Annual One Day Race Event

Surface: Grass, Dirt and Gravel

Grade: Flat but Uneven & Bumpy

Description: Samascott Orchards is happy to host the Kinderhook Runner's Club annual "Red Apple Run". The run happens in the fall when the apple trees are at their best. Runners pass through many orchards and distance dependent also through additional growing and animal grazing fields. Surface conditions are entirely dependent on the weather. Club members, non-members, competitive and recreational runners are all welcomed to attend. This year's details are on the Kinderhook Runner's Club website. Same day registration is available at 7:30am! Please, no pets.

Kinderhook Bank OK5K Road Race

Road Race for a Cause!


Distance: 5k (adults), 1 mile (kids)

Season: Annual One Day Race Event

Surface: Paved Roads/Sidewalks

Grade: Flat

Description: Samascott Orchards is the center of the action during the Kinderhook Runner's Club annual OK5K Road Race! Competitive runners, casual runners, families and kids join together to race for a cause. All proceeds from the race are donated to local charities and non-profit community organizations. Canned and boxed food item donations will be given to a local food pantry. Kids take off early on a 1 mile sprint through the village of Kinderhook. Adults start shortly thereafter for a race around the farm perimeter. The 5K race course has been officially measured and is a USATF Certified Course. Click here for a PDF of the certification map along with images and elevation profiles. Advanced registration required at

Calling all Runners!

Each year we happily host the Red Apple Run - a 5k & 10k race through our orchard and beyond.

You can also enjoy a 5k run, jog, or walk outside the perimeter of our orchard any day of the year, or sign up for the annual OK5k if you prefer to race. :)

All details are below!

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