YMCA Trails & Tails 5K

YMCA Trails & Tails 5K

YMCA Trails & Tails 5K

When: May 6th, 2023 – Race Starts at 9:00 am

8:30 am – Costume Contest
9:00 am – Race start
10:00 am – Costume and Race awards

  • Friday, May 5, 12 – 7 pm – 90 North Newberry Street, York, PA 17401, inside the York Branch YMCA building.
  • Saturday, May 6, 7 – 8:15 am – John Rudy Park.

You may pick up for multiple runners.  

Where: John Rudy County Park, 400 Mundis Race Road, York, PA US 17406

Cost: $25 + $2.50 processing fee

Registration opens February 1, 2023 and closes on race day at 8:30 am.

Save $ and register for both the Trails & Tails 5k and the September 23, 2023 Autumn Dash 5k.
Register by April 15 to guarantee a shirt and the lowest price!  Race fee increases on April 16, 2023.

YMCA Trails & Tails 5K Registration Link: https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/?raceId=52530&eventId=685524

YMCA Trails & Tails 5K

Join us for a fun, family and furry-friend chip-timed trail running and walking event.  A pet and partner costume contest kicks off the festivities

Proceeds benefit the YMCA of the Roses healthy living programs that support individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease, arthritis, cancer, high blood pressure, Parkinson’s Disease and prediabetes.  

The race takes place on the grass, dirt and macadam Rudy Park 5k cross-country route.  Click here for a digital version via AllTrails.


All pets must be licensed and current with immunizations. Proof of rabies vaccination is required at packet pick-up. All pets must be leashed and controlled by their human running companion. Leash length may not exceed 6 feet.


Join the costume contest by dressing up with your furry running partner.  5 pet-person couples will win dog-friendly prize baskets.

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