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Sat November 17, 2018 Silver Springs, FL US 34488 Directions

Critter Trail 5k Run/Walk - Silver Springs State Park - Marion County, Florida

$25 9:30AM EST
234 spots left. Price increases after November 2, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT

Critter Trail 5K Virtual Runner

292 spots left. Registration ends November 15, 2018 at 9:00pm EST
5656 East Silver Springs Blvd
Silver Springs, FL US 34488

SILVER SPRINGS STATE PARK - Race is being held at the beautiful Silver Springs State Park.  Marked trails will guide you through the race which you may choose to run, walk or stroll the marked trails.  Special pricing for children 6 - 12 years of age.  This is the 5th Annual Race and is a fundraiser in the park and for the park, all monies stay local and will be used to help enhance and improve the visitor's experience.  Sponsored by the Friends of Silver Springs State Park  Enter through the Silver Springs Entrance, off of Silver Springs Blvd (S.R. 40) and east of S.R. 35. For information about the Friends group and what we do, please go to :  For more info. on the Park and the Race, please visit  and like our Facebook page

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Bad Weather

If this race should be cancelled due to hazardous weather conditions, such as lightening or wind, the race will not be rescheduled nor will refunds be issued.

Park Admission is included for Registered Participants only

The park admission fee is included for all registered participants.  Please bring your registration form to show at the toll booth.  The fee waiver only applies to registered runners, anyone else who is not a registered runner must pay $2 per person for park admission.

Chip Timing

The race will be chip timed using a shoe clip system.   Chips will be distributed at the packet pickup.  All runners must cross the mat at the finish line with their chip properly attached to their shoe to score in the race.  Chips must be returned at the conclusion of the race at the finish line.  Runners not returning chips will be charged a fee of $10.


Awards and Age Categories

Awards go to the overall top three women and overall top three men, along with the top three men and top three women runners in each of the following age categories: 0-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and older.