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Sleeping Bear Dunes Port Oneida 5K Walk/Run – Saturday, August 2nd

August 2, 2014 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

$27 – $32

RUN FOR THE FARMS! (and the lighthouses, log cabins, inns…actually all of the amazing 366 historic properties in the Park)! + Kid’s1/4 mile Schoolhouse Dash

The 5th annual 5K run/walk through the beautiful scenery of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore supports preservation of the Park’s historic resources. The Port Oneida Run is a challenging 5K trail run (or just a beautiful walk) on the Bayview Trail offering a unique tour of the Port Oneida Rural Historic District – “one of the most prized historic landscapes in the country”!  The course is a loop which meanders  through the flat fields and yes, some hills, of the pastoral landscape of farmsteads from the late 1800s.

Registration: Online at  or at the Olsen Farm 4 Miles North of Glen Arbor at 3164 W. harbor Hwy. (M-22_

Cost: Pre-registration by 5 pm July 31st is $27       After July 31st $32

8:30 am Children start the day off with1/4 mile Schoolhouse Dash from the Olsen barn to the historic one-room schoolhouse on the Bayview trail.

9:00 5K Begins

Awards: 3 deep in 9 age categories.

Prizes – must be present to win! We’ll be drawing names for some nice prizes donated by our great local merchants! (Be sure to fill out the form the day of the race.)

Post-Race Celebration

We have some good edibles after the run!  Families can find a place on the lawn to spread a blanket and enjoy the post-celebration activities.



August 2, 2014
8:30 am - 11:30 am
$27 – $32
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Port Oneida Rural Historic District
3164 W Harbor Hwy
Maple City, MI 49664 United States
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