Welcome to the Highlander Country 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run /Walk!
Come enjoy the tranquil surroundings of one of Northern NJ's most prestigious resources and stay for a fun-filled event that is sure to keep you coming back year after year!
Runners will be able to enjoy 2 courses: A challenging USATF Certified and Sanctioned 5K with various terrain and elevation changes, and an enjoyable 1 mile Fun Run/Walk Event good for all ages.
5K finisher awards will be given in a number of age brackets for M/F as well as the top 3 overall finishers. All 5K racers will receive and email containing Links to posted race results as well as pictures of your finish! The 1 mile run will feature Props and Music to make the Race as enjoyable as possible and is suitable for all ages. All participants will receive a commemorative keepsake for their participation. Age Grouping for the 5K race will be as follows:
8 and Under, 9-11 , 12-14 , 15-19 , 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and Over.
Bib Pick-up and In Person Registration
Bib pick-up and in person registration will begin on Friday September 27, 2019 from 5:00-8:00pm at the West Milford REC Center (Gym 3), Located at 1 PAL Drive, West Milford, NJ 07480. At this time you may pick up your race packet or register in person. Pick-up will be available again the morning of the event Saturday September 28, 2019 starting at 7:00am at the main Tent located at the Starting Line in Wawayanda State Park.
Please note that in person registrations must be paid by cash or credit card only. In-person registrations will be $35.00 for the Highlander 5k and $20 for the 1 Mile Fun Run. You can register in person both at the Bib Pickup Location AND the morning of the event.
Participants registered prior to August 30, 2019 are guaranteed to receive a Free t-shirt along with their Race Packet. Shirts are Limited Quantity and available on a First Come First Serve Basis.
Concessions will be available on the Morning of the Race. Bagels, Bars, Water, Gatorade, Coffee, Hot Water and Snack will be Available.