Test

Testing 123 Link

Test

Testing 123 Link

Header

9th Annual First Day Trail Run and Walk, Fairfax SRA (Monroe Lake)

By Department of Natural Resources

Saturday, January 1, 2022 3:30pm to 5:30pm

people running/walking

4850 S. State Road 446, Bloomington, IN 47401

http://on.in.gov/monroelake
View map Add to calendar

Registration/Check-In at Fairfax SRA’s Bay View Shelter: 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Run/Walk Start Time: 3:30 p.m.

This is an untimed, non-competitive run/walk. Choose from a 3.7 mile, 2.9 mile, or 1.3 mile course.

Advance Registration is $15 – Deadline is December 30

  • Advance registration is ONLINE only at bit.ly/firstdayrun2022
  • All advance registrants receive a grab-n-go box meal (turkey or veggie) and an entry for the prize drawing.
  • The FIRST 300 advance registrants also receive an embroidered collectible event patch and a $15 gift certificate for the restaurants at the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn.

Same-day registration is $15 (cash/check only)

All same-day registrants receive a grab-n-go box meal (turkey or veggie) and an entry for the prize drawing.

Post-event drawing! Prizes include gift certificates and boat rentals from the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn and Marina, race entries from Indiana Trail Running, and a 2022 Indiana State Parks Annual Entrance Permit.

Special note for leisurely walkers: Please be aware that all courses close at 5 p.m. and grab-n-go box meals must be picked up no later than 5:30 p.m.

Course Maps

We do allow dogs to participate in this event. They must be on a leash of 6' or less at all times, and we ask that you begin the run/walk at the back of the group. Dogs are not permitted inside the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn.

Facial coverings must be worn while inside the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn.

Questions? Contact the Paynetown Activity Center on Monroe Lake at 812-837-9967 or email Jill Vance at jvance@dnr.IN.gov.

This event is co-sponsored by Monroe Lake (an Indiana State Park), the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn and Marina, and the Indiana Trail Running Association. Proceeds support public events, programs, and interpretation at Monroe Lake.

Event Details