There is a beach hazard statement from the National Weather Service from Tuesday morning, September 21 through Thursday evening, September 23, 2021. Expect high waves and dangerous currents at Lake Michigan beaches. Remain out of the water to avoid dangerous swimming conditions and do not venture out onto piers, jetties, breakwalls or other shoreline structures.

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Dunes Dash Virtual 5k for Public Lands

September 18, 2021 - September 25, 2021
Anywhere!


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  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Phone: 2198793564 ext 121
  • Time: 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
  • Price: $35
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A Virtual 5K Wherever You Want:
Run or walk as we celebrate National Public Lands Day - a day of promoting enjoyment and stewardship of our public lands! This virtual 5K is a great way to give back to our Indiana Dunes National Park while enjoying a 5K course of your choosing on one of your favorite trails. Funds raised will be used to support Save the Dunes' conservation and advocacy work to enhance and protect the Indiana Dunes National Park.
Completion Timeframe: September 18 – September 25, 2021.
Dunes Dash In-Person & Virtual 5K Participants Receive:
♥ Commemorative T-Shirt (Must register by August 31, 2021)
♥ Downloadable Race Bib (Your unique number and Bib can be found under your RunsignUp Profile - Upcoming Events)
Registered Dunes Dash Virtual 5K participants who registered on or before August 31 will receive their commemorative t-shirt in the mail at the physical address they submit during the event registration process, or at a pre-determined location if you opted to pick it up locally. T-shirts are not guaranteed arrival before the challenge start date.
Embrace Northwest Indiana's Public Lands!
Share your Dash experience:
#dunesdash
#NPLD
#PublicLandsDay
#IndianaDunes
About Public Lands Day 2021:
National Public Lands Day is celebrated annually at public lands across the country on the fourth Saturday of September. It is a day where outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to visit parks and other special public places to celebrate their beauty. It is also a day to give back through volunteerism. When you sign up for the Dash, you know that you are helping raise critical funds to support the enhancement and preservation of the Indiana Dunes National Park through Save the Dunes' conservation and advocacy work. So, lace up your shoes and celebrate our public lands Save the Dunes style!
Save the Dunes protects and advocates for the Indiana dunes, Lake Michigan,
and the surrounding natural areas for the betterment of the environment
and the people who live, work and recreate in Northwest Indiana.
Our programming takes a holistic approach to protect the Indiana dunes and Lake Michigan ecosystems. These programs are Land & Water Conservation, Environmental Advocacy, and Community Engagement.
Savedunes.org