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Dune Dash

  • Dune Climb 6748 South Dune Highway Empire, MI, 49630 United States (map)

Join us for the Seventh Annual Dune Dash 4-mile run/walk on Saturday, August 18th. The race course showcases the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail located in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Starting and finishing at the base of the Dune Climb, runners follows the paved Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail past rolling dunes and beautiful forests to the turn around point at historic Glen Haven. Don't miss your chance to experience one of the most beautiful scenic runs in Michigan.

All proceeds from this event will go to the continued construction and maintenance of Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail

A 4-mile run/walk along the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail. (Course)

The race will start and finish at the Dune Climb in Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park.

The race starts at 9am Saturday, August 18, 2018.

Who Benefits
All proceeds from this event will go to support the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail.

What's the cost?
Adult 18 and up $30
Student 17 and under $20

NOTE: Prices go up by $5 after August 16th. The Sleeping Bear Dunes charge an entrance fee of $15 per vehicle if you do not already possess a park pass.

What you get
Only participants registered by Friday, August 10th, will be guaranteed a t-shirt. All registered participants will receive professionally timed results, race bib, post-race refreshments and entertainment.

When and where is packet pick up?
Packet pick up will take place at The Filling Station Microbrewery, 642 Railroad Place, Traverse City MI on Friday Aug. 17th from 5pm-7pm. (map). Participants may also pickup their packets at the Dune Climb on the morning of the race.