Rock the Light 5K Run/Walk June 2 or Virtual

Tue February 12 - Sun December 15, 2019 Northport, MI US 49670 Directions
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Densmore Rd.
Northport, MI US 49670

New Playground Equipment for Leelanau State Park....

Help support our efforts to raise money for new playground equipment for the Leelanau State Park.  100% of the proceeds from the following events will go towards our $20,000 goal.  
1.  The Virtual Race can be done anytime and anywhere between February 12 and December 15.  How to participate:  Register for this event.  Choose your date.  Run or walk a 5k (3.1 miles).  Share your photos with us on our FACEBOOK  pages:  Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum and/or Friends of Leelanau State Park.  We will begin shipping tee shirts and medals after May 1st for virtual registrants.
2.  The June 2nd 5K Run/Walk will take place at the Trailhead of Leelanau State Park, off of Densmore Rd., 4 miles north of Northport, Michigan. The trailhead is located next to Woolsey Memorial Airport.  A 5k (3.1 miles) run/walk course will be set up on the trails. 
Online registration closes on June 1 at 5pm!  On site registration is available.  
Cost is $20 per person. 
This is a timed race for all ages.  Special Medals for the top 3 men and women in the following categories.  10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.  In addition, all participants will receive a wicking tee shirt.  
This is a moderate run/walk through rolling hills and forests of the park. Refreshments provided by the Friends of Leelanau State Park.  A recreation passport is required. It can be purchased at the self registration kiosk found at the trailhead.

Registration and packet pick up will be the morning of the event from 8:30-9:15 am at the Leelanau State Park Trailhead off of Densmore Rd under the tent.  Parking is available at the trailhead and along Densmore Rd., near Woolsey Airport.  

The 5k will begin at 9:30 am will be a combination of Densmore Rd. and trails within the State Park.  There will be one water station.  

Dogs on leashes are allowed on the trails.  Refunds are not allowed for this race.

Contact the race director, Stef Staley at 231-499-1787 or with any questions.


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