Run through the diverse woods and shaded hammocks of Gator Wilderness Camp School grounds, situated on 250 pristine acres. Come to enjoy the beautiful scenery while testing your skill and stamina in a 5k,10k or 15k race. All race entry proceeds will benefit Gator Wilderness Camp School.
Gator Wilderness Camp School is a 501©(3) residential school for struggling adolescent males between the ages of 10-15 years old from Southwest Florida.
Shirts are guaranteed for all registrations received by April 4, 2021.
Awards: Awards for the 5K/10k/15k will be given to the Overall finishers in the following categories for both male and female: Overall Male / Female. Age group awards will be given to the top 3 finishers in the following age groups for both male and female: 9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, and in 10-year increments up to 70 and above
Join us for a 5k, 10k or 15k race with plenty of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Post-race we will be hosting a kids fun dash for ages 2-12.
Special pricing for Cross Country runners age 15-18 of $20 per student good until April 20th.
Kids Price 14 n under $15.00 for the 5k only.
We do not encourage 14 n under to run longer than the 5k if you feel your child can run the 10k or 15k please email us.
Race Day Activities: Horse & Wagon Rides, Fresh Apple Cider making, Organized Kids activities, Music
Hot breakfast, fresh fruit, and delicious baked goods will be provided by Gator Wilderness Camp School and Detwiler’s Farm Market to all registered participants. Breakfast to include biscuits & gravy, breakfast casserole, shrimp & grits, cinnamon rolls, fresh fruit, molasses cookies, fresh coffee, chocolate milk, and fresh-pressed cider. Food bands will be available for purchase for non-participants for a nominal fee.
Race Day Registration and packet pick-up from 6:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. entry fee $40 (cash or check only) per person including children. The race starts promptly at 8 a.m.
No pets allowed. Due to the nature of the race, no running strollers will be allowed in the trial run.
Come to enjoy the day with fun activities for the whole family to enjoy!