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, with two guides to accommodate varying paces.
Instructor: Missy Bacik, running coach, Dick Pond Athletics
Notes: Limit 15
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m., 5k route on the East Side.
(Registration opens February 20, 2018)
Saturday, April 14, 8:00 to 10:00 a.m., 8k route departs from the Visitor Center Entry
Saturday, May 19, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m., 5k route departs from Thornhill Education Center Lobby
Saturday, June 2, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m., 5k route departs from the Visitor Center Entry
Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum.
ONLINE: Register now
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be wait listed)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.