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South Carolina State Parks
FOX SQUIRREL 5K
Have some fun looking for the elusive Fox Squirrel at Sadlers Creek State Park on Saturday February 23, 2019 as we host the inaugural Fox Squirrel 5K! This combination road and trail race is open to all participants, from seasoned runners to first timers who want to get some fresh air and exercise. The Fox Squirrel 5K will take place at 10 AM, and is open to all runners, joggers, walkers, dog walkers and nature lovers.
The cost to register for this 5K is $25 per person plus registration fees, and all proceeds will go towards trail improvements at Sadlers Creek State Park. The cost includes your race T-shirt, free give away items, and a chance to win some cool prizes regardless of how fast you run. Join the fun and explore a unique park on the shores of Lake Hartwell. Learn more about the Fox Squirrel and why they can be found at Sadlers Creek.
Camping is available at a special reduced rate at Sadlers Creek State Park during the Fox Squirrel 5K weekend. Please visit www.southcarolinaparks.com or call 1-866-345-7275 to make reservations. Use promo code 5KSAVE20 for a discount of 20% off when making your reservations for campsites for the Fox Squirrel 5K. Promo Code is valid only from February 22 through February 24, 2019 at Sadlers Creek State Park.
The Fox Squirrel 5K is the second of six scheduled events for the 2019 South Carolina State Parks Come Out & Play 5K Race Series, which includes these 5Ks:
Be a part of the fun by entering in one or as many races as you like. All races will be held rain or shine, and are meant to be a fun experience for anyone. You can race as hard as you want, or just take a stroll through the park. Please join us in visiting and supporting your beautiful South Carolina State Parks. Bring or pick up your Ultimate Outsider Guide Book and get your Sadlers Creek State Park stamp and visit several other nearby South Carolina State Parks after the race.
For more information, please contact Jim Stanton by calling (864) 918-8475 or at firstname.lastname@example.org .
The Fox Squirrel 5K will take place even in the event of inclement weather, unless weather and/or conditions inside the park are deemed unsafe by park staff. Cancellations will be made as conditions are assessed, and notificiations will be sent out, however, no refunds will be provided in the event that the race is cancelled due to dangerous weather and/or site conditions. Please dress accordingly for weather conditions for the run, and be prepared by bringing additional clothing if you plan on participating.
No pre-race packet pick-up is required. The Fox Squirrel 5K starts at 10 A.M., so please arrive at least 30 minutes early to check-in, get your bib, and T-shirt, and get ready!