Run for the Hills 2021 !  

Run (or walk) on Saturday, Sep 25th. 

Virtual Runner dates are Sept. 1 - 26th.

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 Thanks to all the runners and walkers who joined us in 2021.


Get ready for next year's event to be held September 24th, 2022.

Check this space in 2022 for the registration link.

Click here for the MHSP racecourse maps

We will be following state mandated Covid regulations during this event. Click the above link and scroll down below the course map for more information about these regulations.

Course info:


  • 5K/3.1 mile Run in your own neighborhood, or here at Moraine Hills State Park. Our well-marked course is on the combined asphalt and crushed lime trails of the Leatherleaf Bog Trail. Gorgeous!  $30

  • 10K/6.2 mile Again, run where you are or...  Enjoy the Lake Defiance and Leatherleaf Bog Trails where our well-marked course features views of the lake, rolling wooded and prairie hills, and marshes. Lovely!  $40

  • Half Marathon/13.1 mile See the trend here? Run anywhere! Our half-marathon course covers just about every trail in the park. It is well marked and will include directional signage at trail junctures throughout September 1 - 26 for those completing the virtual runs.  Stunning views!  $50

  • Trifecta - Run all three races within the virtual time frame!  $60

Place and finisher medals will be given to in-person participants only. 

Walkers, please walk only two abreast, yield to runners by walking single file, and stay vigilant for others approaching you. In some sections of the course, there may be runners coming from both directions. This will ensure everyone has plenty of room!

Please note, race support will end at 1:00 pm.

Questions? Contact the Race Director.