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Fall Color 5K Run & Walk


  • Runners at the start of the 5k run & walk
  • Runners with strollers and runners without strollers
  • Runners on a paved road
  • Kids waiting to run in the kids dash

Schedule and location

Sunday, October 4, 2020
8:00 a.m. 5K starting time
9:30 a.m. Kids Dash starting time

Start/Finish: Visitor Center area
The run takes place on the East Side road.

Thank you for participating in our 16th annual Fall Color 5K Run and Walk at The Morton Arboretum. We had over 1,800 tree champions participate in our event. Proceeds from this run help support The Morton Arboretum's mission of planting and conserving trees and other plants for a greener, healthier, and more beautiful world. Check out your results and pictures here.

If you're looking for another challenge, sign up for our The Champion of Trees 10K on Sunday, April 19, 2020. Registration will open in early January!

Registration information


Contact races@mortonarb.org with questions about registration, fundraising, etc.


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