The Crisis Nursery serving Wright County is hosting the fifth annual Timber Dash 5k run/walk/kids fun run Saturday, Oct. 4 at Lake Maria State Park in Monticello.
This is a fun, healthy, and kid friendly event catering to runners, health walkers, and families who seek to raise their heart rates and have the heart to support a noble cause.
The Timber Dash 5k (chip timed) takes place on the trails in scenic Lake Maria State Park and has three sub-events.
The kids run will kick off at 9:30 a.m., with the 5k at 10 a.m., and the 5k walk starting a few minutes after the runners have left the start line.
There will also be acoustic guitar music and a roaring fire as entertainment.
This is a charity event with all proceeds benefiting The Crisis Nursery serving Wright County, a child abuse and neglect prevention program providing childcare, counseling, and support to families experiencing a crisis situation.
You can register now by going online at www.timberdash.com, print out the race form and send it to the Crisis Nursery, 9766 Fallon Ave NE #101, Monticello, MN 55362, or you can register at the event that morning.
Cost now is $25 per runner/walker and $10 for kids.
Race day registration is from 8 to 9:15 a.m. with cost at $30 per runner/walker, and $10 for kids.
Finisher medals, race shirts, race food, beverages, and informational booths will be on site.
For more information, call (763) 271-1674.