SAVE THE DATE NOW for the 2015 Mad Mountain Mud Run:   Saturday, May 30.   Registration for teams of 4 is OPEN….what a great holiday gift!!

The 2014 Mad Mountain Mud Run was a mad & muddy, crazy & filthy obstacle course race and festival  – all in Hendersonville, NC’s Berkeley Park and surrounding forests.  See some great photos from Hendersonville Times-News here!


Fun for racers and festival-goers, and a fantastic way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Best of all, 100% of the proceeds from this awesome event  go to the non-profit children’s museum: Hands On! – A Child’s Gallery.  Hands On! provides unique and creative educational exhibits and activities for children and is located on Main Street in Hendersonville.

CLICK HERE to see the team rankings!!  Congratulations to the fastest male team – MUD PUPPIES, fastest female team – 2 FAB 4 YOU, and the fastest co-ed team – NC MUD.   Other contests included best costume – MUDDY MINIONS, best team name -  O MUDDER WHERE ART THOU and Muddy MATH-lete Challenge -  THE MUDSTANGS.

Photo courtesy of Patrick Sullivan with Hendersonville Times-News

If you want to be a sponsor or volunteer to assist with event planning, please contact Heather Boeke at 828-697-8333 or heather@handsonwnc.orgHere’s to mud in your eye!

The Mad Mountain Mud Run welcomes racers and friends from all of western North Carolina, upstate South Carolina, and beyond. Our Hendersonville NC location is about 15 miles south of Asheville, NC and 30 miles north of Greenville, SC. We are also an easy drive from Charlotte, NC and eastern Tennessee.

We welcome filthy runners from:

Asheville, NC

…and points north including Boone, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Johnson City, and Tri-Cities.

Charlotte, NC

…and points east including Greensboro, Wilmington, Raleigh, and Fayetteville.

Greenville, SC

…and points south including Spartanburg, Traveler’s Rest, and all of upstate South Carolina.

Sylva, NC

…and points west including Sylva, Bryson City, and Gatlinburg, TN.