Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Fun Run and Pancake Breakfast at Ogden Nature Center

Fly with the Flock 5K Fun Run / 2.5K Kids Run and Pancake Breakfast
at the Ogden Nature Center

Registration is now open for the Ogden Nature Center’s 10th Annual 5K Fun Run & Pancake Breakfast slated for Saturday, May 11. To register online, go to www.ogdennaturecenter.org.  To register in person, go to the Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden, Utah or call 801-621-7595.

Runners and families are invited to enjoy the great outdoors and a lively morning at the Ogden Nature Center. Whether running or walking, this route will be filled with fun surprises and topped off with a pancake breakfast at the end of the run.

The 5K course is two laps winding through 152 acres on dirt trails. Children under 12 can run a 2.5K and young children can participate in a free, 100-foot kids dash with medals for every child who participates. Please note: walkers will not be timed for medals, but are welcome and encouraged to participate. 

Ogden Nature Center staff will be on hand to introduce live birds of prey and other native animals. Union Grill will cater a scrumptious pancake breakfast with coffee by Grounds For Coffee.  Awards, prizes and kids activities will follow the race on the back lawn of the Visitor Center.

Important dates & times:

  • Now through May 4 – early registration online, by phone, by mail or in person at the Ogden Nature Center
  • May 5 and after – late registration
  • May 10 – registration packets may be picked up the day before the race at the Ogden Nature Center from 9 am – 4 pm
  • May 11 – Fun Run!  Day of registration at 6:30 am / Race begins at 8 am
    Please dress appropriately.  The Fun Run will be held rain or shine.  All proceeds will directly benefit the Ogden Nature Center. Special thanks to the following generous sponsors -- the L.S. Peery Foundation, UTA Rideshare, McKay Dee Hospital, America First Credit Union, The Standard-Examiner, Grounds for Coffee, Union Grill, Westinghouse, Peak Performance, Golden Beverage, Salomon, Only In Ogden and Idlewire Pet Care.

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