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Annual Polar Bear 5K Trail Run/Hike

Participants in Lancaster County Park

Participants in Lancaster County Park

Runners and hikers are invited to participate in the Lancaster Group of the Sierra Club’s ninth Annual Polar Bear 5K (3.1 miles) Trail Run/Hike Fundraiser at 10 a.m., January 19, in Lancaster County Central Park. Dogs (on a leash) are also welcomed to run or walk with their owners. Race-day registration and check-in begins at 8:30 a.m., at Pavilion 22 (Kiwanis Lodge). The trail run/hike winds through the park on well-maintained trails with some hills.  


Funds raised will help finance their local green project grant programs and support free outdoor activities and educational programs that are designed to help people better appreciate, protect and preserve the environment. 

Unique prizes and colorful ribbons will be awarded. Door prizes will also be presented. 



Registration fee$30; T-shirts guaranteed with registrations by Jan. 4. Location: 826 Eshelman Mill Rd., Lancaster. To register, visit For more information,


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