The West End Park and Open Space Commission is pleased to announce the 2nd annual 5K9 Trail Leisure Run/Walk at the West End Regional Park on 578 Evergreen Hollow Road in Chestnuthill Township on Saturday, May 5 at 10am. (registration begins at 9am).
The run/walk is open to all ages and abilities and the “Dave Fleetwood Memorial Trail” will be available for those wishing a leisurely walk on a firm and stable surface accessible to all wheeled devices. Dogs are WELCOME as long as they remain on a leash (6’ max.)
All proceeds will fund the West End Regional Leash-Free Dog Park to be located off Merwine-Hilltop Drive. The dog park will be completely fenced with areas for both large and small dogs. This project represents Phase II of the development of the 244 acre West End Regional Park.
The 3.1 mile trail run winds through the open space property and includes a flat trail, an open field and woods trails. Walkers are invited to use the 5/8 mile portion of the flat trail, and/or the 3/4 mile field trail or the entire running course.
Registration is $20/pp and children under 12 are FREE! The first 100 pre-registrants will receive a Bandanna. Door Prizes, Raffles, Vendors and Refreshments will be available.