Hero Dash 5K, 15K, & Fun Run (and Kid's Dash)

Alternative Event:  TREASURE HUNT (Hike or Run)  More Information!


The 7th Annual Pocono Plateau Hero Dash & One Mile Fun Run  CANCELLED

Saturday September 19, 2020 – 9:30 AM   (Choose between a 5K or 15K)       Professionally Timed

The Pocono Plateau Hero Dash 5K / 15K are road/trail hybrid races traveling on varied terrain including grassy paths, rocky trails, open fields and stone roads as you enjoy the beautiful lakes, creeks and wooded hills of Pocono Plateau.  The one mile Fun Run on the Pocono Plateau Road is open to any runner or walker.  Registration begins at 8:30 AM, with the 15K starting at 9:30 AM, the Fun Run starting at 10 AM and 5K at 10:05 AM.

This is a fundraising event for our "Team High Ropes Course” funding initiative.  Entry fees cover direct costs for the race, so participants are encouraged to solicit sponsor assistance.  Each runner/walker is encouraged to raise $50 in donations.  (Download the "Donor Sponsor Sheet" here)

   Race shirt: Guaranteed for all paid participants who sign up by September 5, 2020.

  Costume Contest: Dress as your favorite super hero and participate in the best dressed super hero costume contest.

   Awards: Top overall for the 5K & 15K, and top 3 in each age group.

  Following the race, runners and spectators, can bid on silent auction items, conquer the rock wall, enjoy food, S'mores, and activities for the kids including the Kid's Dash (No shirts for Kid's Dash participants)

  This is a great opportunity for those familiar with the camp and its ministry to introduce family and friends to all that Pocono Plateau has to offer!

Race Fees: Fun Run is $20 (Price increases after September 7)
                    5K is $20 (Price increases after September 7)
                  15K is $25 (Price increases after September 7)
                  Kids Dash is FREE
Runners register at tinyurl.com/runcresco
or to request a Paper Registration to submit with payment, 
               call: 570-676-3665 (Questions too!)                                            Church Bulletin Insert

Pocono Plateau is a member of the Christian Camp and Conference Association.American Camp Association AccreditationPocono Plateau is an EcoEternity site, an alternative to traditional cemeteries.Pocono Plateau is a chart member of the Association of United Methodist Camp and Retreat Ministries.