Ghostly Gallop: going the distance for people with disabilities

Event Date

Sat, Oct 18, 2014


Pullman, WA

About This Activity

SORRY! We had to place our t-shirt order last Friday and I did not over-order enough t-shirts. We're out of shirts now. Thank you to all who registered!!

The 2014 Ghostly Gallop is a costume contest and 5k/10k on the beautiful Bill Chipman Palouse Trail between Pullman and Moscow. The run/walk is a there and back again along the highway, through wheatfields at the peak of autumn. Race nutrition will be provided by PowerBar! Prizes will be awarded to the best costume and best group costume registered. Glow-in-the-dark t-shirts!!

Be sure to bring your friends and the whole family out for this event. Walkers, wheelchairs, and children are all welcome to join in the fun here on the Palouse!

Your children can participate for free. Youth registration is only required to receive a t-shirt.

Can't make it to the run but still want to donate? Visit our fundraising site: to donate.

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule:

9:30-10:30am Registration and costume contest entry

Come to the staging area in the Quality Inn parking lot for your t-shirt, race swag, race bib, and to get your pictures taken for the costume contest.

10:30 am Race start

10k runners will start on the trail according to their pace, followed by 5k runners/walkers.

12:30pm Prizes announced

Prizes for costume contest will be awarded at this time.

Parking and arrival:

The registration and event staging area will be in the Quality Inn Parking lot. Do not park here, however. Parking will be available in the Professional Mall across the street and a lot on Latah. Volunteers and signs will guide you to these venues.


The course is surprisingly level for the Palouse. The start is at the head of the Bill Chipman Trail near the Quality Inn. Runners/walkers will run along the trail until they reach the 5k or 10k turn around banners, then return to the trail head.

Other details:

  • Wear a costume to enter the costume contest!
  • It may be a little brisk, since it is October. So, bring some layers just in case its chilly.
  • Have fun and know you've contributed to Marcus and disability awareness. Thank you for going the distance!

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