Small Race Preview: 2019 Tilikum Trail Run & Family Fun Day (Newberg)

If you’re looking for a family friendly race on the 4th of July, then you should definitely consider the Tilikum Trail Run and Family Fun Day.  This annual event includes an adult 5k and 1 mile run and a youth 5k and a 1 mile fun run/walk.  It also serves as an opportunity to raise funds for camp scholarships so that every child has a chance to experience summer camp.

Race Day Schedule and Information

 9:00AM9:45AM   Check-in for preregistered runners and race day registration opens
10:00AM – Tilikum Trail Run begins
11:00AM – Awards ceremony
11:15AM – Lunch, $7 per person
12:00PM – Post-race activities

The race course begins in the field next to Tilikum’s historic 1909 Valley View Schoolhouse and includes gravel and paved roadways, grassy fields, a wood foot bridge, forested paths and challenging hillsides. 5k participants will make three loops around Tilikum Lake.  You can view the course here: Camp Tilikum Race Course.

Post race activities will include a barbecue picnic lunch (pulled pork sandwiches or all-beef hotdogs, salad, chips, watermelon, drink and homemade dessert) for just $7 per person, archery, swimming, canoeing, fishing, barn animals, relaxing on Lakeside Patio, and the Big Swing.  Payment accepted on race day: VISA, MasterCard, check or cash.  Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers in each division.

What: Tilikum Trail Run 5k and 1 mile run

When: Thursday, July 4, 2019 with a 10am start time

Where: Where: Camp Tilikum, located at 15321 NE North Valley Road in Newberg

Registration online here: Tilikum Trail Run Registration

$45 for adults, $25 for youth (ages 6-18), Kids 5 and under are free. Strollers are welcome.


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