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The Umstead Coalition 
Celebrating Umstead State Park since 1934!

2023 Walk/Run/Bike for Umstead, April 22 (Earth Day!)

  • 04/22/2023
  • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • 6000 Reedy Creek Rd, private pasture


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:


Enjoy a great day on park trails with a 4-mile walk/run or 4, 7 or 12-mile bike tour. Our annual event includes over 500 participants  runners, walkers, babies in strollers and pets on leashes. 

Participants are serenaded along the route by supporters and musicians and greeted at the finish with great snacks and acoustic music from the stage.

There are children's activities, a silent auction, food trucks and more. Funds raised go to support William B. Umstead State Park.

First 75 registrants receive special gift from Great Outdoor Provision Company (note:  the number of registrants may be more than visible due to lag in manual entries)

Registration fees:  Adult $45; Youth (age 12 and under) $30; Senior (age 60 and over) $40.   There is a $10 discount for registrations through April 16.  Through April 16, registration fees are: Adult $35; Youth $20; Senior $30.  Participants receive Sag Bag which includes a limited edition T-shirt, coupons, and event bib. 

Spectators are welcome at no fee.

Important Dates

  • Early Bird registration discounted by $10 through Sunday, April 16
  • Online registration through Thursday, April 20
  • Onsite registration Friday, April 21  (5pm - 7pm) and day of the event Saturday, April 22 (8am - 9am)


Onsite parking for the event is at 6000 Reedy Creek Road, Raleigh.  Please note this is a private meadow next to the Park, not one of the normal Park entrances).

The Umstead Coalition

We are dedicated to preserving the natural integrity of William B. Umstead State Park and the Richland Creek Corridor.


The Umstead Coalition is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.