Fastest Known Times (non-race) and GPX files - Gerard Hiking Trail

Like to volunteer? Join the "Oil Creek100 Trail Runs Volunteers" Facebook group

Are you on Facebook? Join the "Oil Creek100 Trail Runs" group - 2,800+ members

Road Runners Club of America

Always injured? Avoid lock-kneed over extended heel striking - think barefoot STYLE.

Drake Well Marathon - Titusville PA - August each year - 1/2 marathon and marathon

Friends of Oil Creek State Park - a chapter of the PA Parks & Forests Foundation (PPFF)

The Story of Oil in Pennsylvania - PRI - the start of the oil industry - 1863 Funkville (Funk Farm)

Birthplace of the oil industry in 1859 - PA oil industry history - "Colonel" Edwin Drake, etc.

Oil History Photo Album - see the PA section for OCSP photos - Benninghoff Farm, 1865 Pioneer, Funkville (Funk Farm)

Titusville PA - Titusville's web page

Venango Area Chamber of Commerce - Oil City, Franklin, Emlenton, etc. - Pennsylvania's tourism page

Wolfkiel / Wolfkill Run area near the middle aid stations #1 and #3 - nearly the entire course follows the yellow blazed Gerard hiking trail