I’m not usually one for rules or norms, and I’m certainly not one to tell you that you need to do something a certain way.
After all, trail running is all about freedom.
At the same time, I’m a big on treating people and nature with the respect they deserve.
And when it comes to respect, a little trail running etiquette can go a long way.
I know, I know…it’s a sport! With any competition comes rivalry and inherent selfishness. And yeah, I also know that road running etiquette is a little different.
That’s the reason I feel the need to write this post. Not because of a sudden increase in trail running mischief, but as a gentle reminder that we’re all in this together.
Here’s the thing, when you’re running on remote trails, etiquette is not only a good way to keep the community happy, it’s important for the safety and sustainability of your fellow runners and trails.
Not sure if you’re being a good trail runner? Don’t worry. Below I’ve listed out the complete guide to trail running etiquette.
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