The Dirty Herd Trail Running Group


The Dirty Herd is a collection of individuals who love trail running. Whether you’re a trail running novice or a skilled single track navigator, join us and discover the epic adventure waiting for you in the woods each week.   The Dirty Herd Classics are fun runs, there are no timing mechanisms involved and are an opportunity to put on a fun, free event for the trail running community. Bring a signed waiver to the event. Join us for trail runs in Grand Rapids, Holland, and Kalamazoo. Check out our Facebook groups for more information!

Grand Rapids Dirty Herd

Robinette’s Apple Haus, Sundays at 6 pm Contact: Rob Andro, Grand Rapids Facebook Group Please print off and sign the following waivers before joining us:
Gazelle Sports Waiver
Dirty Herd Waiver Robinette’s  Waiver 
(Beginning October 15, this group will meet at 4 pm.)

Kalamazoo Dirty Herd

Al Sabo Land Preserve, Sundays at 8 am Contact: Joe Trupp, Kalamazoo Facebook Group

Holland Dirty Herd

Riley Trails,  Sundays at 8 am Contact: Taylor Evans, Holland Facebook Group

World Run Day Trail Run

November 5, Pretty Lake Camp

Kick up some dirt with us on Sunday, November 5 and celebrate running at  World Run Day 5k and 10k Fun Run! Enjoy a great 5k or 10k loop that winds through the beautiful trails of Pretty Lake Camp. After the race, stick around for some fun and food! Proceeds from the race go to help support the Pretty Lake Camp and gives at risk children the chance to have a summer camp experience.

Register now!


The Dirty Herd Fall Classic

November 5, Grand Rapids

Kick up some dirt with us at The Dirty Herd Fall Classic! This is a FREE event on November 5! You can choose a 2.5 or 5 mile course that winds through the beautiful orchard and surrounding trails of Robinette’s Apple Haus and demo some great shoes from our awesome vendors Altra, Hoka, Inov-8, Merrell, and New Balance. Stick around for delicious apples, cider, and doughnuts afterwards.

Register now!