Arctic Circle Turkey Trot

Race Details

When: November 23, 2017
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Start Location: Rogue Brewery, Newport, OR

6th Annual Arctic Circle Turkey Trot

10K Run • 5K Walk/Run • Kids Fun Run

Countdown to Race Day

A Thanksgiving Tradition For Lincoln County Families!

Bring the whole family to kick off your Thanksgiving Day celebration in this family friendly event. Our flat scenic race features a 10k, 5k and a Kids Fun Run. Beautiful, scenic courses that will take you around Yaquina Bay, Hatfield Marine Science Center, the Pacific Ocean, NOOA and much more.

Keep the tradition going, we strongly encourage all participants to dress up in costume. Prizes will be given to the top best costumes


Support your cubs! This annual Thanksgiving event supports two local schools - Sam Case & Yaquina View Elementary Schools. If you're unable to walk/run this year, please consider volunteering. Help is needed with various tasks. Send us an email at info@ardoradventures and we'll get you in touch with our volunteer coordinatior.


Race date is on Thanksgiving Morning, Thursday, November 23, 2017

  • 9:00 AM Kids Run Start
  • 9:15 AM 5K & 10K Start



Register on or before Augst 31st and save!

  Kids Fun Run 5K 10K
Thru August 31st 5.00 $20.00 $20.00
9/1 - 11/5 $5.00 $25.00 $25.00
11/6 - 11/22 $8.00 $30.00 $30.00
Race Day $10.00 $35.00 $35.00

*T-Shirt is NOT included. At registration you have an option to purchase a cotton or technical shirt. Cotton shirts are $10.00 and technical running shirts $25.00.
T-shirt deadline is November 5th. On race, very limited number of shirts will be available for purchase, $15.00 for cotton and $30 for technical

*Online registration closes on November 22 at 6:00 PM.



We'll have an early packet pickup on Wednesday, 11/22, from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at Arctic Circle in Newport - 340 North Coast Highway, Newport, OR 97365. Race day packet pickup & race day registration starts at 7:30 AM.


Awards will be given as follows:

  • Overall male and female winner for each race
  • Top male and female master (40+)in each race
  • Top male and female grand master (50+)in each race
Ribbon awards to top 3 in each age division in each race.
Age Group Divisions:
5K: 0-8, 9-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-59, 70-74, 75-79 & 80+
10K: 0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-59, & 70+

Awards not claimed within two (2) weeks after the race will be donated. If you must leave before the awards ceremony, please arrange something with us before leaving.


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