Greening Up the Mountains 5k

Sat August 28, 2021 Sylva, NC 28779 US Directions

5k Run/Walk

$20 9:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT Price increases after August 25, 2021 at 9:00am EDT
86 Mark Watson Park
Sylva, NC US 28779

Greening Up the Mountains Annual 5k will be held, Saturday, August 28th, 2021

8:00am Registration

9:00am Race Starts!

10:00am Awards Ceremony

Mark Watson Park
86 Mark Watson Park
Sylva, NC 28779

All Proceeds support the Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department!



Top 3 in each age group! 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+



Course begins at Mark Watson Park in downtown Sylva, crosses Business 23 onto Old Dillsboro Road, loops into Monteith Park and returns on the same route back to Mark Watson Park. This is a relatively flat course with both paved and graveled road sections.

Let’s say shirts guaranteed to first 150 to register and available on race day until we run out.


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Course Map!

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