Welcome to the highly anticipated 6th Annual Run the Ridge 5K, Fayette County's premier trail run that not only gets your heart pumping but also supports the Southern Conservation Trust. Whether you're a seasoned runner, leisurely walker, or a dedicated rucker, mark your calendars for this must-attend event nestled in the heart of Fayette County. Immerse yourself in the pristine beauty of The Ridge Nature Area as you tackle the trails, complete with exciting elevation changes. Keep your eyes peeled for the abundant wildlife, from eastern box turtles to majestic white-tailed deer and the melodic songbird species or the elusive barred owls!
Event's current local time: 7:31 PM ET
To guarantee your spot and secure a stylish event t-shirt (given the supply chain challenges), make sure to register by 1/18/2024 – the earlier, the better! Don't miss out on the chance to be part of an unforgettable race – register today for what promises to be an exhilarating and nature-infused experience!
Brand-new this year: Turtle Trot is a wild 1-mile fun run that’s not just a race but a reptilian rendezvous! Trot along the trail where Eastern Box Turtles roam freely, turning your ordinary jog into a thrilling turtle treasure hunt for all ages. Get ready to break free from the mundane and join the shell-shaking excitement of the Turtle Trot! Limited edition Turtle Trot souvenir included at the finish line. Turtle Trotters will not be timed, included in awards, and do not receive regular race shirts.
Early Packet Pickup We will have early packet pickup on Friday, February 9th, at the Fayette Environmental Education Center from 9am-2pm.
305 Beauregard Blvd.
Fayetteville, GA 30276
Walk-up registration at early packet pickup and on race day $50.