Laurel is one of the premier east coast trail races.
Take a look here at the elevation profile.
Except for the detour, this is all single track except for 1 mile of gravel road.
This may be the last year to get the finishers award with the "77" on it, as the bridge over the turnpike is scheduled to be replaced next year.
Chatter here on the forum page.
There is so much to brag about with this trail, the ferns, the first 8 miles, Beam Rocks, the wooden bridges.
Ask any vetern about this event, and you will always get a great story.
Price increase is tomorrow, get your app printed and postmarked now.