5 Km Run/Walk: course starts and finishes in the grass field west of the Nature Center. Trail goes through a mixed forest, wetlands by crossing over two boardwalks, and along prairies. Starts @ 9 a.m. at the Navarino Nature Center. 1 Mile Kid’s Run: Young runners will enjoy this one mile loop through the forest and along the bog boardwalk. Open to kids up to age 15. Parents may run with their kids. Starts @ 10:30 a.m. at the Nature Center.
Run or walk through the fields, forests, and wetlands of the Navarino Wildlife Area. Celebrate EARTH DAY and support environmental education at the same time. Tour our eco-friendly facility and learn how we’ve become self-sufficient by viewing a demonstration of how our New “Green” Building creates and stores energy. This event helps to serve as a fund-raiser for the Nature Center. Event proceeds will support school programs for local elementary and middle schools. Additional donations are encouraged and are tax-deductible.