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Turkey Trail Trot

November 23, 2023

Shelby Township, MI

Get ready to gobble up some miles at the Turkey Trail Trot in Shelby Township, MI! Join us on November 23, 2023, for a feather-ruffling half marathon race that will leave you gobsmacked. This fowl-filled adventure promises a wattle lot of fun, so grab your feathers and join the flock!
Get ready to gobble up some miles at the Turkey Trail Trot in Shelby Township, MI! Join us on November 23, 2023, for a feather-ruffling half marathon race that will leave you gobsmacked. This fowl-filled adventure promises a wattle lot of fun, so grab your feathers and join the flock!
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About The Turkey Trail Trot

Join us on November 23, 2023, for the exhilarating Turkey Trail Trot half marathon race in Shelby Township, MI. This is not your typical road race, as all distances – half marathon, 10K, 4-mile, and 2-mile – will take place on wide and single track 100% DIRT trails. Get ready to conquer LEAVES, ROCKS, and ROOTS, and be prepared for challenging rolling to steep hills along the way.

The race will start from the scenic West Branch C Shelter, offering a picturesque backdrop for your Turkey Trail Trot experience. With a 3.5-hour time limit for all distances, you’ll be able to push yourself to achieve your personal best.

Please note, for safety reasons, strollers and dogs are not allowed on the course. However, children are welcome with parent/guardian permission and/or accompanied by an adult depending on their ability.

For your convenience, early packet pick-up will be held on Tuesday, November 21, at Hanson’s Running Shop in Utica. And on race day, a meeting will take place just 10 minutes before start times.

Shelby Township, located in the heart of Michigan, offers a vibrant and welcoming community. With its stunning natural beauty and friendly atmosphere, you’ll feel right at home as you explore this charming town.

As for the weather, November in Shelby Township typically sees temperatures ranging from the mid-40s to low 50s (°F), perfect for a brisk autumn run.

So lace up your running shoes, embrace the challenge, and join us for the Turkey Trail Trot. Whether you’re a seasoned half marathon runner or a first-time participant, this race promises an unforgettable experience. Let’s trot our way to the finish line and celebrate together. Gobble up the miles, and we’ll see you at the Turkey Trail Trot!

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