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The Umstead Coalition 
Celebrating Umstead State Park since 1934!
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Walk/Run/Bike for Umstead

Saturday, April 18, 2020: 8am - 1:30pm

Registration is now live for our annual Walk/Run/Bike for Umstead event! 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 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. All funds raised are used for the benefit of Umstead State Park. Registration, waiver and fee must be completed to officially register for the event. 

Important Dates

  • Early Bird registration discount through Sunday, April 12
  • Online registration through Thursday, April 16
  • Onsite registration Friday, April 17  (5pm - 7pm) and day of the event Saturday, April 18 (8am - 9am)

REGISTER NOW

4-Mile Walk/Run

Official race timing for the 4-mile race will be provided by Carolina Godiva Track Club for 1 hour.  Self-timing will continue until 1.5 hours after walk/run start. Prizes will be awarded to fastest finishers (male and female) in these age groups:

  • Child, age 12 and under (top 3)
  • Adult, age 13-29 (top 4)
  • Adult Plus, age 30-39 (top 4)
  • Master, age 40-49 (top 4)
  • Master Plus, age 50-59 (top 4)
  • Senior, age 60 and over (top 4)
  • Children's Activities, Musicians & Silent Auction

            You can view the 4-mile race results for previous years here.

            VIEW ROUTE

            4, 7 or 12-Mile Bike Tour

            Triangle Off-Road Bike Club (TORC) will provide guided rides within the Park.  This is not a race.  You must provide your own bike.  Trails are gravel, so mountain or hybrid bike is recommended.  Helmets are required. The number of participants on the bike tours are capped at 100 for trail safety.

            VIEW ROUTE

            Volunteers

            Volunteers are key to the success of Walk/Run/Bike for Umstead! There are several ways you can get involved. View the volunteer task descriptions and schedule here.

            SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER

            Children's Activities, Musicians, Door Prizes, Schedule & More!

            Details coming soon. Stay tuned!


            The Umstead Coalition

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