Every Mile Together Trail Challenge

Post a photo to Instagram from local trails*, tag @REI & @WABADC, and use #TrailChallenge to win a reusable cup**!

Celebrate the challenge and pick up your prize on March 18th starting at 6:30pm at Red Bear Brewing Co (209 M St NE, Washington, DC 20002).

*Check out CapitalTrailsCoalition.org for info about local trails

**While supplies last

To be eligible, participants must:

  • Be at least 18 years old or have permission from an adult caregiver.
  • Comply with all local and federal laws. No trespassing or entering private property without permission.
  • Get to a multi-use trail in the Washington, DC metropolitan region OR participate in a running or walking group activity by March 18, 2024.
  • Post at least one photo of your trail or group experience to Instagram, tag @REI and @WABADC, and use #trailchallenge.
  • Confirm that participation in the challenge constitutes assuming personal responsibility for any risks.
  • Confirm that by posting and tagging a photo, you grant permission to use, reproduce, and distribute your photos in displays related to the challenge or other future printed and electronic publications.
Participants at The Hike Crew's Hike Through History event in February 2024 on the Anacostia River Trail.

On the Anacostia River Trail for the #TrailChallenge @WABADC @REI

Every Mile Together Trail Challenge Partners

REI’s Outside in 5 Campaign

Outside in 5 is a community-led initiative that supports local projects and national legislation in pursuit of REI Co-op’s goal of getting 100 million people outside in five minutes or less, no matter where they live.

Learn more at https://www.rei.com/outside-in-5

Capital Trails Coalition

The Capital Trails Coalition is working to create a world-class network of more than 1,000 miles of multi-use trails to transform public life by providing access to open space and reliable transportation for people of all ages and abilities.

Learn more at https://www.capitaltrailscoalition.org

Local Running & Walking Groups

Explore trails and communities with local running and walking groups including:

  • Arc’teryx
  • Arlington Road Runner Club
  • Black Girls RUN!
  • Black Men Run
  • Capital Area Runners
  • Club 300 Walking Program
  • City Girls Who Walk DC
  • DC Capital Striders
  • DC Front Runners
  • DC Road Runners
  • District Running Collective
  • GirlTrek
  • Georgetown Run Club
  • Latinos Run
  • Latinas Run
  • Midcity Runners
  • Montgomery Explorers
  • Montgomery County Road Runners Club
  • Noma Run Club
  • Northern Virginia Running Club
  • November Project DC
  • Northeast Track Club
  • Outerly
  • Pacers Running
  • Prince George’s Running Club
  • Teens Run DC
  • WalkArlington
  • Walk With a Doc
  • Washington Running Club

Casual stroll on the Met Branch Trail #TrailChallenge @REI @WABADC

Running & rolling on the Rock Creek Park Trail #TrailChallenge @REI @WABADC