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2011 Hellbender Hustle 5k Run/Walk

April 23, 2011 - April 23, 2011
Race begins at 9 AM

Hickory Hollow Nature Center at O’Bannon Woods State Park in Corydon, Indiana | Show Directions

Directions

Nature Center of O'Bannon Woods State Park
7234 Old Forest Road SW, Corydon, Indiana 47112

From East:  Take I-64 W to Corydon Exit 105, turn right heading south on Hwy. 135. Pass through 4 stoplights. At 5th stoplight turn right heading west on Hwy. 62. Remain on Hwy. 62 for 6 miles to Hwy 462. Turn left onto 462 and continue to O’Bannon Woods. Pass through park gate (no charge for participants) and then take 4th road on right to Hickory Hollow Nature Center.

From West:  Take I-64 E to Carefree Exit 92, turn right heading south on Hwy. 66 to its tee with Hwy. 62. Turn left on Hwy. 62 heading east. Remain on Hwy. 62 for approximately 8 miles to Hwy 462. Turn right onto 462 and continue to O’Bannon Woods. Pass through park gate (no charge for participants) and then take 4th road on right to Hickory Hollow Nature Center.

The 2011 Hellbender Hustle 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 9 a.m. at the Nature Center of O’Bannon Woods State Park in Corydon, Indiana.

You won't want to miss the 8th annual Hellbender Hustle! Part road, part trail, this race is ALL fun for the entire family.

Learn about our native hellbenders and more at the exhibits in the Hickory Hollow Nature Center. Excellent refreshments and the bluesy sounds of local band, The Hellbenders, are a hallmark of this event as are the handcrafted awards, designed and made exclusive for this event by local potter, Carl deGraaf of Lanesville. Bring your family and friends to this always-popular event! And don't forget to sign-up for a canoe trip along Blue River brought to you by Green Earth Outdoors.

For a feel of what the run is like, visit our Flickr page. A course map can be found on Google Maps.

Interested in Volunteering?

Please contact Cassie Hauswald at chauswald@tnc.org to sign-up as a volunteer.  All volunteers will receive a complimentary t-shirt.

Registration/Fee:

A registration form is available for download/print. Online registration is also available. Fee information, race options and opportunity to purchase additional t-shirts and/or hats for $10 is found on the form.
 

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