Rock the Light 5K Run/Walk (IN PERSON OR VIRTUAL)

Sat April 16 - Wed November 30, 2022 Northport, MI 49670 US Directions

Rock the Light 5k Run/Walk (in person)

06/04 9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT

Rock the Light 5k Run/Walk (virtual)

$25 04/16 - 11/30 9:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EST Registration ends November 30, 2022 at 11:59pm EST
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Densmore Rd. Leelanau State Park Trailhead
Northport, MI US 49670

In Person 5k Option

Event:  In Person 5K runs through the beautiful Leelanau State Park trail system.  
Event Date: Saturday, June 4, 2022 
Start Time: This will be a ROLLING START.  You can start any time between 9:00-10:00 am. 
End Time: 12 noon 
Price: $25.00 Race Fee
Packet pick-up: will be the morning of the race from 8:00-10:00 am    Online registration will end at 8 pm on Friday, June 3.  You may also register in person the day of the race from 8 am  to 10 am.  

The event is chip-timed by Epic Race Timing, Inc.  Age group awards will be available under the tent after the race.  All participants will also receive a finishers medal and bib numbers will be put into a drawing for prizes that can be picked up right after you finish the race.  There are unisex T-shirts and tank tops available.  

Virtual Option
If you aren't able to run with us in person, you can still sign up and run or walk it virtually.  We'll mail you your race packet after race day.   You may do your virtual race anytime between April 16-November 30, 2022.  Just 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 packets after June 1st for virtual registrants.

The course will start of the Leelanau State Park Trailhead (next to Woolsey Airport, Densmore Rd.) winding through hills and flat terrain and along Mud Lake towards Lake Michigan.  The final course map will be available closer to the date.  There will be two aid stations plus the finish line area.  


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


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