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Califon Bridge to Bridge 5K Run

The Bridge-to-Bridge 5K run returns to Califon Sunday, October 2 at 11 AM, rain or shine. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome! The Califon Bridge to Bridge 5K Run is a flat, easy out-and-back 3.1 mile route along River Road and the Columbia Trail between the Califon and Hoffmann's crossing bridges.

Participants may register online at http://www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=1974901 or www.califon.org, or at Califon Island Park the day of the race. Preregistered entrants will receive a race T-shirt; T-shirts are not guaranteed for registrants after September 15. The early registration fee is $15. A Kids Fun Run for children 10 and younger will be held at 12 PM during the Harvest Fest in Califon Island Park. The fee for the kids race is $5 per child. All children 12 and under participating in either race will receive a prize. The awards ceremony will be at 12:30 PM.

There will be post race refreshments at Califon Island Park for all participants. Come ready to run/walk, parking will be available at Califon Island Park. Kids are encouraged to participate in the run. Jogging strollers are welcome; but please no bikes, scooters, rollerblades, etc.

The race is sponsored by CAMPA and FOCIP and proceeds will benefit the playground fund at Califon Island Park. Please call or email Jessica Hickman-Beard at 908-520-0109 or by email at [email protected] for more information or if you'd like to volunteer to help.

Download the Application/Entry Form here