2021 Virtual 5K Run/Walk For The Woods

2021 Virtual 5K Run/Walk For The Woods
Registration Begins
9/9/2021 1:00 AM
Last Day To Register
10/6/2021 11:55 PM
4007 Bishop Hill Rd.
Marcellus, NY 13108, US
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A Virtual Community 5K Run/Walk
Benefiting Baltimore Woods Nature Center
September 22 - October 6, 2021

This fall, nature lovers, sports enthusiasts, families, and their supporters from across Central New York and beyond will gather at their starting lines to run or walk a virtual race in support of year-round environmental education programs for all ages and stewardship of the Baltimore Woods preserve.

Join dozens of individuals and families in celebrating the beauty of the autumn season by running or walking a 5k between September 22-October 6 and uploading your time to compete for prizes! We are seeking individuals, families, and teams to participate in this year’s event - every mile you log will not only be recreational time outdoors, but also support Baltimore Woods Nature Center! 

Location: It's Virtual! Choose your own place and time.

Race Dates: Run any time between September 22 - October 6.

Course: Choose your own favorite course or head to Baltimore Woods for an optional, marked 5K run/walk course available on the trail system.

* Please no spikes or dogs on the Baltimore Woods trails, please. 

5K Race: Sign up as an individual runner or walker or sign up your family/team!

Registration Cost:
$30 per individual runner/walker
$85 per family/team

All proceeds directly benefit Baltimore Woods Nature Center in its mission of environmental education and stewardship. Learn more at baltimorewoods.org.

Here's how it works: 

  1. Sign up online at baltimorewoods.org as an individual participant or as a family/team.
  2. Choose your own favorite course or head to Baltimore Woods for an optional, marked 5K run/walk course available on the trail system.
  3. Run or walk your 5K any time between Sept 22 and Oct 6.
  4. Call all your friends and challenge them to a race. 
  5. Log your run/walk on Map My Run or other favorite running app.
  6. Submit a screenshot of your app with your race time and registrant name by email to connect@baltimorewoods.org. 
  7. Check the website after October 8 to see if you are the fastest runner or walker in the land! Prizes will be awarded!


Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the fastest individual runners and walkers as well as the fastest families or teams that take on the Baltimore Woods trail run course or those who participate off-site! Categories for registration:

Individual Participants:

  • 5K Preserve Run  
  • 5K Preserve Walk  
  • 5K Remote Run
  • 5K Remote Walk 


  • 5K Preserve Run
  • 5K Preserve Walk 
  • 5K Remote Run 
  • 5K Remote Walk 

Looking for a little extra competition? Challenge your friends and neighbors to race, then make up your own prizes! Share your challenge on social media and tag #baltimorewoodsnaturecenter so we can cheer you on!


Thanks to Membership Partner Doug's Fish Fry in Skaneateles for being the headlining sponsor for this year's race!




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$30.00 per Individual Participant
$85.00 per Family/Team
Cancellation Policy
As a fundraiser for Baltimore Woods Nature Center, all race registration fees are non-refundable. This is a virtual race. Pre-registrants will be notified by email or phone with any changes to this event.

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