Bluffton ~ Buffalo Run

Event Details


Palmetto Bluff Buffalo Run

Explore the unspoiled natural beauty of the Lowcountry in Palmetto Bluff’s sixth annual Buffalo Run, a 10K, 30K and 50K trail race that traverses the vast 20,000 acres of the property.
This trail race benefits the Palmetto Bluff Conservancy. Held on Sunday, December 15th, the Buffalo Run 6.2-mile trail winds deep into the ancient maritime forests of Palmetto Bluff. Don’t be afraid to get a little muddy — it’s all a part of the experience.
30K and 50K Relay Teams. Gather your friends and compete in the 30K and 50K endurance races with either a 3-person team for the 30K or a 5-person team for the 50K.
Packet pickup is Saturday 12/14. You can pick up your packets at Palmetto Running Company located at 30 Plantation Park Dr. Bluffton, SC 29910 from 12-5 PM.
Race Day Sunday 12/15. Gates opens at 5:30AM.  50K and 50K Relay Race begins at 6:30AM. 30K and 30K Relay begins at 8:30AM.  10K Race begins at 10:00AM
Hydration  Stations. These stations are located midway and at the finish.
Staging Area. Runners are allowed to set up pop-up canopy tents and tables for the support team in their designated areas. This is a cup free race – there will be water stations on the course but please bring your own hydration bottles.
Swag.  Buffalo Run shirts to all participants registered before Dec 1st. Buffalo Run Winter Hats to all 30K and 50K runners.
Awards.  Bronze Buffalo sculpture awards to the overall male and female finishers in each race and overall relay teams. Buffalo Run trophies for all 50K finishers.
After Party and Awards Presentation. The Buffalo Run After Party begins at 11:30AM. Palmetto Bluff’s very own food truck, Big Carol, will be serving up breakfast and lunch, and each runner gets a free beer and basket of buffalo wings from Big Carol too. Named in homage of one of the original cooks on the property, and one of the best, too, Big Carol is our tribute to the history of hospitality at the Bluff.
Directions: Use GPS address.  664 Moreland Rd, Bluffton, SC 29910