The Great Pumpkin Chase 5K, 10K and Kids Dracula Dash Fun Run

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

8:30 a.m. 10K 10:00 a.m. 5K 10:45 Dracula Dash
October 28, 2017

10K, 5K and youth run at Lake Elmo Park Reserve. Great trail run!
Costumes Welcomed!

Event Information

Location of Event  – The Great Pumpkin Chase will start and finish at the Nordic Ski Center within Lake Elmo Park Reserve. People love Lake Elmo Park Reserve – Lake Elmo Park Reserve is a beautiful 2165 acres/3-1/2 square mile park with 80 percent of its acreage set aside for preservation and protection. Lake Elmo Park Reserve is located 1 mile north of I-94 and 2.5 miles east of I-694 at the intersection of County Road 19 (Keats Avenue No.) and County Road 10 (10th Street No.)
The Trails for the Great Pumpkin Chase are all within the park

This event is sanctioned by USA Track & Field


Long Sleeve t shirts to all 5K and 10K finishers,  All KidsDracula Dash participants receive a short sleeve shirt.
**Only those who are registered by Wednesday, October 25 are guaranteed to get their shirt on race day   Registrations received on Friday and on race day will get a shirt but may have to wait and pick it up at FrontRunner, 1665 9th Street, White Bear Lake after Wednesday, November 2

Results are Chip timed with Mylaps/ChampionChip.

Awards for top 3 Male and female in each category – age group – 15 and under, 16-19, 20 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 and older, Clydesdales (Males over 220 lbs), and Athenas (Women over 165 lbs.).   Top 2 overall male and female receive a trophy

Please bring a non-perishable food item for the White Bear Food Shelf

Complete entry form and mail with check/money order to:
Great Pumpkin Chase
FrontRunner Events
1665 9th Street
White Bear Lake, MN 55110


Event Fees
                                                                                            5k/10K             Double Up                Kids Dracula Dash 1/2 Mile Fun Run 
Through  October 27                                                         $35.00                    $45.00                                   $10.00
Race day                                                                               $45.00                    $55.00                                  $15.00

Online Registration Closes at Midnight Thursday October 26.  There will be race day registration.  Paper registration will continue through race day.  No registrations will be taken over the phone. There is race day registration.  Cash, check, VISA and Mastercards are accepted on race day.




Friday, October 27 – Pick up your packet a day early at:   FrontRunner, 1665 9th Street,  White Bear Lake – Noon until 4:00 p.m.

Race Day Schedule

10K Race Day Registration: 7:30 – 8:15
8:30 – 10K Trail Run
5K Trail Run/Walk Race Day Registration 9:00 – 9:45
10:00 5K Run/Walk starts

DOUBLE UP: Challenge yourself to BOTH RACES. Start time 8:30 a.m. 10K, 10:00 a.m. 5K

Timing/results info – You will receive a timing chip on an ankle strap in your race packet.  This chip must be worn around your ankle (either one) and not around your arm, wrist, or on your bib strap.   We will be collecting this chip at the end of the race.

Please do not leave the venue with your timing chip still around your ankle.  If you unintentionally do leave with your timing chip, please mail back in your packet envelope.

Please wear your bib number on the front of your shirt/jacket

Online results will be posted at usually by mid afternoon race day


Past Race Results     2016 5K Results   2016 10K results  2015 5K Results   2015 10K Results    2014 5K Results     2014 10K results      2013 5K Results         2013 10K results
2012 5K Results             2012 10K Results


Race Contact Information

Race Director – Randy Fulton