Dash at the Dunes 5k Trail Run

*Online registration Starts January 26th!*

Date: Saturday, April 25th 2015

Time: Check-in starts at 8:30am; Race starts at 10:00am 

Location: Aurora Medical Center, 5000 Memorial Drive, Two Rivers

Final Dash Design 2015NEW BIB CHIP TIMING

Admission: Includes T-shirt, snacks and drinks at the end of the race and a chance to win a unique Dash at the Dunes wooden medallion. 

Registration:

January 26th-April 3rd: $25 per adult;
$10 per child ages 12 and under *Guaranteed a T-Shirt*

April 4th-April 22nd: $30 per adult;
$10 per child ages 12 and under *T-shirt sizes -first come first serve on the day of the race*

Day of the race: $35 per adult;
$10 per child ages 12 and under *T-shirt sizes -first come first serve on the day of the race*

NEW OPPORTUNITY:
Win a private Saw-whet Owl banding demonstration with our Executive Director, Jim Knickelbine or a guided nature night hike with a naturalist at our Nature Center! Help us reach our overall fundraising goal of $5,000 to support our spring environmental education programs! After registering to participate in the race, individuals and teams can follow a link on our website to register for the fundraising opportunity. This fundraising activity is optional. The individual and team that raise the most funds wins one of the unique Woodland Dunes experiences as describe above. More information to come!

THE COURSE:
Overall, the course is a flat, wooded and beautiful 5K trail run! The race begins in the parking lot behind the Aurora Medical Center which leads to a section of the Ice Age Trail. This trail leads participants through forested ridges and swales, across small bridges and through a secluded meadow. The last 3/4 of a mile runs along Columbus Street, crosses Hawthorne Ave. and ends at Woodland Dunes Nature Center. Dogs are not allowed on the course. Strollers are not recommended. 

 

THE FINISHING CELEBRATION:
Snacks and drinks will be provided to all participants after the race with a small award ceremony will follow. A bus will shuttle participants back to Aurora Medical Center between 11:15-12:15.

Dash at the Dunes 5K Trail Run

 

Sponsors:
Aurora Medical Center

BayCare Clinic Foundation 
American Family Insurance
KI
Festival Foods