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Arbor Day 10K Run

Enjoy running at The Morton Arboretum
Get ready for The Morton Arboretum's fifth annual Arbor Day 10K Run—Sunday, April 19, 2015

Experience the sights, sounds, and smells of a springtime morning amidst the beauty of naturally occurring landscapes. Challenging USATF-certified course follows the east side main route through rolling terrain. Check out the course here,  Course Map


Event highlights include:

  • B-tag™ timing strip
  • Technical t-shirt, Arbor Day 10K 2015 Race Shirt
  • complimentary post-race beer
  • Recovery food
  • Live music following the race 
  • Food specials in the beautiful Ginkgo Restaurant
  • FREE admission to explore our 1,700 acres, including the award-winning Children’s Garden.
  • Awards for top overall male and female winner/plus top three male and female winners in each age division.


​Register online Now!

Race results will posted immediatley following the race at Chronotrack Live


Sunday, April 19, 2015

8:00 a.m.


$35 Member ($40 nonmember)
$45 Race-Day Registration
$25 Virtual Runner  Don't want to get up early but still want to support The Morton Arboretum? Become a virtual runner and we will mail you a shirt.

Not a Member? Consider our 10K Runners Special NEW Member Offer (includes member registration price + 1-year Morton I membership) all for $83!


CALL: 630-725-2066 Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.
FAX: Please send signed application to 630-719-7949. 

Register online Now!

Download application here.  Arbor Day 10K Run Application

The Morton Arboretum thanks our sponsors of the 2015 Arbor Day 10K Run

2015 Arbor Day 10k Run sponsors