Friends of Heinz Refuge Monarch Dash 5k

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Saturday, September 29, 2018 8am - 11am
John Heinz Wildlife Refuge, 8601 Lindburgh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19153

Join us for the First Annual Monarch Dash 5K!  This event will help raise funds for Friends of Heinz Refuge (FOHR) that will be used to help support environmental education activities and habitat restoration projects at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum, America’s First Urban Refuge!  Celebrate the magnificent monarch migration and get moving on your 5k journey!  Runners and walkers are welcome to challenge themselves on the scenic loop course that will take participants along refuge trails following Darby Creek and Tinicum Marsh.  Post-race activities include a National Public Lands Day Celebration!  Awards: Top 3 overall and top 3 in each age group.  Amenities: Scenic loop course along Refuge trails, t-shirt, refreshments, water stations, prizes, and post-race National Public Lands Day Celebration including archery, fishing, and more!  Cost - $40.