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A Virtual 5K Wherever You Want:

Celebrate 4 years of the Dunes Dash (now virtually!) as we honor National Public Lands Day - a day of promoting enjoyment and stewardship of our public lands. This virtual 5K is a great way to give back to our Indiana Dunes National Park while social distancing, and while enjoying a 5K course of your choosing on one of your favorite trails. Funds raised will be used to support Save the Dunes' programmatic work to enhance and protect the Indiana Dunes National Park. Completion Timeframe: September 18 – September 25, 2021.

Dunes Dash Virtual 5K Participants Receive:
♥ Commemorative T-Shirt (Must be registered by August 31)
♥ Downloadable Race Bib (Available through registration)

About Public Lands Day 2021:
National Public Lands Day is celebrated annually at public lands across the country on the fourth Saturday of September. It is a day where outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to visit parks and other special public places to celebrate their beauty. It is also a day to give back through volunteerism. Due to the pandemic, National Public Lands Day continues to look a lot different than in prior years. While some in-person events with appropriate social distancing will go on, others will not. Yet, we at Save the Dunes seized this opportunity to bring you the Dunes Dash Virtual 5K for Public Lands - an opportunity to give back to our public lands in a way that feels comfortable (away from the crowds) and is simply fun! When you sign up for the Dash, you know that you are helping to raise critical funds to support the enhancement and preservation of the Indiana Dunes National Park through Save the Dunes' programmatic work. So, lace up your shoes and celebrate our public lands Save the Dunes style!