The Great Pumpkin Chase 5K Run/Walk is one of the La Crosse area's most scenic 5K run/walk events - featuring a course that is 100% off pavement! Participants will trek through the colorful foliage of Hixon Forest during this unique autumn race. The event starts at the Hixon Forest parking lot and ends in the forest clearing. Parking at the Hixon Forest lot is limited and carpooling or biking to the start is recommended. Overflow parking will be available at Forest Hills Golf Course.