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1st Day 5K

1st Day 5K

Join us on New Year's Day for Haw River State Park's Fifth Annual 1st Day 5K Special Event.  Fee $30.00 for adults; $15.00 for youths 12 and under. Fee will increase after DEC 13, 2019.  Guaranteed race shirt with pre-registration. Prizes for top two times in all age brackets & overall best times.  Masters included! Sign up at: All proceeds go to Friends of Haw River State Park and help with educational programming.

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

Start Location: 
Iron Ore Belt Access, Haw River State Park, 6068 N. Church Street, Greensboro, NC 27455

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
5K Trail Race

339 Conference Center Drive
Browns Summit, NC 27214



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Open seven days a week with the following seasonal gate hours:

Nov - Feb:  8am - 6pm
March, April, May, Sept and Oct: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm

Closed Christmas Day