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Tackle the Trail 5K & 1-Mile Fitness/Dog Walk at Central Park of Morris County
MORRISTOWN, NJ – The fifth-annual cross country race, Tackle the Trail 5K & 1-Mile Fitness/Dog Walk will be held on Sunday, April 13, 2014. This event takes place at Central Park of Morris County in Parsippany on a course featuring varying terrain with beautiful views. Registrants enjoy long sleeve wicking t-shirts, awards, giveaways, music, and refreshments. Pre-registration is only $20; $25 for race day registration. Pre-registration ends April 9.

7:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.: Registration and packet pick up
9:00 a.m.: 1-Mile Fitness/Dog Walk start
9:15 a.m.: 5K start
10:00 a.m. Awards (approximate time)

Last year, Tackle the Trail attracted over 200 runners and walkers, ranging in age from 6 to 72, from New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

The Morris County Park Commission features one of the region’s best park systems in the state of New Jersey. It currently protects and maintains 18,600 acres at 38 distinct sites plus offers a year-round calendar of events and activities for all to enjoy!