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Farm to Fork 5K

May 9, 2020 8:30am - May 9, 2020 1:30pm

Join us for the first-ever Farm to Fork 5k! Starting at the McDowell Farm School barn, the route will follow along wooded paths, paved camp roads and finish at the famous fork in the road. Afterward, the Climbing Wall and Giant Swing will be open to the public. Snacks and water refills will be provided and optional T-shirts will be sold at the camp store. If you love running or walking outside in the beautiful spring environment, then come join us! The 5K is open to all levels and ages with a maximum of 80 participants – so register soon!


Event Schedule:

  • 8:30 arrive and park
  • 9:30 5K start
  • 10:30-1:30 Camp McDowell events:
  • High ropes (climbing wall/giant swing) and guided hikes

To Register: Click here to register on Active

Course info: Mostly flat 5K on both paved and unpaved roads in the Camp McDowell woods.

Parking and arrival info: Parking will be at Doug Carpenter dining hall and along Speaks Way road leading up to the farm. Camp McDowell staff will be at entrance assisting participants with finding parking. All parking on site is free. The road leading up to Camp McDowell will be closed at 9:20 to ensure safety of participants on the road route.

What to bring:

  • Reusable water bottles
  • Running attire and extra layers
  • Money for optional t-shirt