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Jug Bay Run for Wildlife

Saturday, November 2, 2013 
9 am • Patuxent River Park
16000 Croom Airport Rd. • Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Information: 301-627-7755, TTY 301-699-2544

Together, The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission’s Patuxent River Park and The Maryland Department of Natural Resources’ Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary comprise over 3,500 acres along the banks of the Patuxent River.  The river and its shores are home to an incredible variety of wildlife. By participating in this benefit race you will be directly contributing to conservation projects and research aimed at preserving the Patuxent River’s natural wildlife. Proceeds from the run and walk directly support projects, research and education in the Patuxent River watershed.

10K USTAF Certified Race Course #MD07001-RT
& 5K USTAF Certified Race Course #MD07002-RT
Run along the Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Driving Tour of the M-NCPPC / Maryland DNR.  This mostly flat, paved and dirt road course leads runners along the banks of the Patuxent River.  Water stations are located along race course. Races start at 9 am.

3K Fun Walk
Walkers can also help wildlife. The 3K walk, led by a park naturalist, will start at approximately 9:15 am.

Race Results
The 10K & 5K finish line and race results will be officiated by Race Packet.

Early registration fee is $18 for all 10K runners, $16 for all 5K runners, and $14 for all 3K walkers. Please do not mail entry forms after October 26. Race day registration is $22 for 10K runners, $20 for 5K runners, and $17 for 3K walkers and will be available on November 2 starting at 7:30 am.

  • Click here  to register for the 10K Run
  • Click here  to register for the 5K Run
  • Click here  to register for the 3K Walk
PDF Click here to download the Early Registration Form

  • Make checks payable to M-NCPPC.
  • Mail checks and completed registration form to:
    M-NCPPC Park Ranger Office
    14955 Pennsylvania Avenue
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772-4151
  • For more information, call 301-627-7755 or TTY 301-699-2544