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The Compass Run for Food is an annual 5K run/walk, 10.5K run and 0.5K Kids Challenge, with 100% of registration fees donated to food programs in Dufferin County. Our course is on groomed trails that loop through scenic Island Lake Conservation Area in Orangeville. All participants receive a souvenir bib and sponsored shirt. Register three or more family members and receive a family discount.

The Fenelon Falls Turkey Trot is a flat fast out and back trail run/walk beginning at Garnet Graham park and heading NE on the gravel-covered Kawartha Rail Trail. Bring the family and enjoy a fun, fitness-filled Thanksgiving weekend with the local community.

The Annual Ranney Gorge Run, presented by Bay of Quinte Mutual Insurance Company, is a beautiful and scenic 10.55K and 5K course through Trent Hills. The run/walk routes will take you through the roads of Ferris Provincial Park and over the breathtaking and picturesque Ranney Gorge Suspension Bridge. The day will also feature a 1K Fun Run for kids. Charity Campbellford Memorial Hospital Foundation

Run The Runway is a unique opportunity to run on a real runway. Fly through a flat and fast course in either the 5K and 2K distance option. Enjoy the festival atmosphere with antique cars, aircrafts, kids activities and food trucks. For anyone interested, aircraft and pilots will be available to take you on a sight seeing flight after the race!

Chill Session is a 5K and 10K trail run at Mansfield Outdoor Centre. The race will be  followed by chili, sourdough buns, s’mores and hot cider around the fire. Look forward to a fun trail day with all the creature comforts heading into the winter season.

The Northumberland Turkey Trot is a fun experience that provides much needed funds to the YMCA to allow them to continue their great work helping individuals and families. Add some extra fun to your run by dressing up, or add some festive additions to your race gear to compete for the Golden Drumstick Award (best costume/ turkey spirit). Participants will get a chance to run through the Cobourg Conservation Area and experience a great urban green space in the heart…

The Dave Down Bridge Hospice Run offers a 13K or 5K run on a mix setting of backroads and trail sections. In addition, there is also a Walk & Wags, and Kids run. Register by September 6th to receive a free shirt.        

The Big Pirate Run is a themed run along The West Dyke and Middle Arm Trail’s. The picturesque tour starts at Garry Point Park, the course makes it way North, passing Terra Nova Park, and the Richmond Olympic Oval. Offering a 5km/10km/15km or half marathon distance options, everyone is assured a beautiful run/walk. With minimal inclines and stable gravel trails, the route is for all ages and abilities. pet & stroller friendly.  

The Thornbury Turkey Trot is a family friendly run on Thanksgiving weekend. Sign up for the Half Marathon, 10K, or 5K events, registration includes a custom custom toque, and draw prizes courtesy of our local businesses. Make the most of your long weekend and enjoy the beautiful fall weather.  

The Big Jungle Run is a fun, themed run around beautiful Burnaby Lake Park. Starting near the playground, the course winds its way along trails surrounded by green foliage. Explore the trails in either the 5K, 10K, or 1K kids run/walk. With minimal inclines and stable paths, everyone is assured a beautiful and stress-free run/walk. The route is for all ages and abilities, as well as pet & stroller friendly. Plus, enjoy a DJ, prize giveaways, vendors and more.