Dachshund through the Snow 5K

Sun January 26, 2020 Charleston, WV 25304 US Directions


5K Run/Walk

2:00PM EST - 3:30PM EST

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://aptiming.com/race/958.


7500 Kanawha State Forest Dr
Charleston, WV US 25304


Online registration opens on September 7, 2019 at 12:01AM!

This is Race #3 of the Kanawha Valley 5K Winter Series.
The event will take place at Kanawha State Forest (Shelter #9) on January 26, 2020 (Race Starts at 2PM).

Dachshund through the Snow 5K - Pricing
(Shirts must be ordered by January 19 at Midnight)
Sept 7 - Jan 19 = $25
Jan 20 - Jan 24 = $30
Packet Pickup/Race Day = $35

Packet Pickup

We will be hosting a Packet Pickup on Friday, January 24, at The Coal River Coffee Company (64 Olde Main Plaza, St Albans, WV 25177). You may come and pick up your packet anytime between 6-8PM. Any remaining shirts for sale will be $10. Note that Family/Friends are allowed to pick up packets if you cannot attend.


And if you miss the Friday Evening Packet Pickup - pick up/registration starts on race day at 12:30PM (Kanawha State Forest). The race starts at 2PM!

Course Map

See Image for Course Map. It is an out and back course (Parking Lot to just past the Park Entrance Sign/return). Slight decline on the way out and slight incline on the way back.


1. Please stay within the area at all times. Do not trespass.
2. While running/walking please DO NOT cut across the parking lots. Stay on the course.
3. No littering, vandalizing, or tampering with any of the city amenities
4. Pets are allowed; must be leashed
5. Know the nature of the event and come hydrated/prepared.
6. No team-based (or any) bullying
7. Parking is abundant in the area
8. No refunds or transfers for any reason
9. We do not mail out anything that is not picked up (shirts, packets, awards, medals, etc).
10. No bandits are allowed on the course.


If you do not register for this event/sign the waiver for this event, then you cannot be associated with this event or any parties involved. Any risks and liabilities involving the pets/animals, as well as any other foreseen or unforeseen happenstances, are assumed by the individual.

Event Courtesy Policy

Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.


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