Arbor Dash 5K at Klehm Arboretum


Event Date

Fri, Apr 29, 2016


Rockford, IL

About This Activity

The 3rd annual Arbor Dash is a fun trail run through Klehm's grounds via paved paths and dirt trails.  Enjoy the scenic landscape and invite your friends to join you.  Put a team together and you will receive discounted rates.   This race is open to runners and walkers of all ages and fitness levels.  We will have your finish time ready for you at the end of the race.

Every participant goes home with their own oak seedling to celebrate Arbor Day and keep the forest in the Forest City!

Your registration fee will help Klehm continue to fulfill our mission to maintain a living museum for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of all people.

Registration has now closed for this event.  We still welcome "walk-ins" on Race Day. Just go to the "New Registrations" line at the check-in tent, starting at 5pm. Registration is $20 and does not include a Tshirt.

Participants receive:

- a commemorative Arbor Dash t-shirt - (preregistered runners only)

- entrance to the Klehm Arboretum grounds for the day -

- a tree seedling to plant -

Registration after April 25th:  $20 for all (no Tshirt).  Register on Race Day.


April 29th 9am-4pm: Packet pick up at Klehm Arboretum Visitors Center/ $20 Race Day Registration

April 29 5:00pm-6:30pm: Race check-in / Registration

                6:30pm: Race begins

Klehm Family Memberships will be awarded to the top male and female finisher.  Other prizes will be awarded from bib numbers raffle.

Thank you for your support of Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden!

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