2019 OAC Lumberjack Weekend: Annual Lumberjack 5k and .5k Pancake Fun Run

Outdoor Adventure Center
1801 Atwater Street,
Detroit, MI 48207

7:30 a.m.: Check in/on-site registration
8 a.m.: 5K run begins
9 a.m.: Costume judging and pancake breakfast
9:30 a.m.: .5K fun run begins
10 a.m.: Pancake breakfast continues

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, and maple syrup enthusiasts alike! We invite you to join us as we run with the maple sap of our Michigan maple trees. This year, lumberjack runners will have the chance to compete in a two-man saw competition, dive into a pile of pancakes covered in pure Michigan maple syrup and show off their unique lumberjack style in our best-dressed competition! A free archery lesson will be given to the top-dressed lumberjacks – be sure to dress to impress with all your flannel and lumberjack swag.

Race fee includes:

  • A flat, fast, there-and-back course along the Dequindre Cut
  • Custom medal to first 100 online registrants
  • Custom buff
  • Pancake breakfast
  • Admission to the Outdoor Adventure Center on race day

FEE: $20 per runner

General admission rates apply for supporters, plus $3 for pancake breakfast. Preregistration is recommended for supporters.

Register for Annual Lumberjack 5k and .5k Pancake Fun Run (click on "Family Programs" tab, then "Special Events").

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