" Jug Bay 10K/5K Run for Wildlife & 3K Walk

Jug Bay 10K/5K Run for Wildlife & 3K Walk

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Location: Upper Marlboro, MD (Patuxent River Park)

Start Time: 9:00 a.m.


2017 RacePacket Grand Prix Race #10

Together, The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commissionís Patuxent River Park and The Maryland Department of Natural Resourcesí Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary comprise over 3,500 acres along the banks of the Patuxent River.

The river and its shores are home to an incredible variety of wildlife. By participating in this benefit race, you will be directly contributing to conservation projects and research aimed at preserving the Patuxent Riverís natural wildlife. Proceeds from the run and walk directly support projects, research and education in the Patuxent River watershed.

10k Registration

5k Registration

3k Walk Registration

Online registration closes at 5pm, Nov 2, 2017. Please do not mail entry forms after October 27th.


USATF Certified courses.

10k: #MD07001-RT
5k: #MD13004-RT

This mostly flat paved and dirt road course will lead runners through meadows and woodlands along the bank of the Patuxent River. The highlight of the race is the double crossing of the 1,000 foot elevated wood bridge over Mattaponi Creek and its protected wetlands. Course is closed to traffic.


Entry Fee:

  • $25 5K
  • $30 10K
  • $20 3K walk

Fees On or After Saturday, November 4, 2017:

  • $30 5K
  • $35 10K
  • $25 3K walk
Make checks payable to: M-NCPPC and mail to: M-NCPPC Park Ranger Office, 14955 Pennsylvania Ave, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772-4151. Do not mail after 10/27.

For further information contact: M-NCPPC Park Ranger Office 301-627-7755

Race Web Site: http://www.pgparks.com/jugbayrun.htm

Other Information: **2017 RacePacket Grand Prix Race #10.