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2017 Running Wild 5K Run/Walk & Outdoor Skills Challenge

Get WILD! Pheasants Forever presents the “Running Wild” 5K Run/Walk and Outdoor Skills Challenge. This family-friendly event includes a 5K run/walk through EE Wilson Wildlife Area where you can test your skills at trap shooting, spin casting, archery and animal track identification. Each activity will be facilitated by certified hunter/angler education instructors provided by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. There will also be music and a wildlife information station at the finish line along with a raptor demonstration by Close Encounters with Perch Wildlife Education, an organization serving to educate people about native species and raising funds for non-profit medical and rehabilitation efforts for Oregon’s native species. The event begins at 9:00 am. This event benefits Pheasants Forever, which is dedicated to the conservation of wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs. Teams of 5 or more qualify for $5 off each registration.