Arboretum Running Tour

A man runs on a path lined with trees in fall color

Strap on your running shoes for an informative running tour of the Arboretum. Learn about the natural surroundings with an experienced guide. Choose a route that’s right for you (see descriptions below--distances are approximate), and enjoy a leisurely paced run on paved roads. The tour will include stops along the way to learn about the Arboretum and the plants and animals that call it home. Suitable for all levels of runners (runners should be able to maintain at least an 11-minute/mile pace) with two guides to accommodate varying paces.

Instructor: Missy Bacik, running coach, Dick Pond Athletics
Notes: Limit 15

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Schedule and Location

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m., 5k route on the East Side.



Fees and Admission

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$10.00 member
$14.00 nonmember

Registration Information

ONLINE: Register now

CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be wait listed)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.