Run for the Walleye goes virtual

Runners can complete the course between July 4 and July 12.


The 23rd annual Grandpa’s Run for the Walleye will take place in a virtual setting this summer.

Runners can complete the course between July 4 and July 12. The 5K run/walk can be done by starting a run at the Crosslake Community - with the course marked with arrows on the pavement - or runners can complete a 5K run anywhere they choose to observe social distancing guidelines.

Families are encouraged to include their children. Strollers and dogs are welcome.

Competitors should run or walk at least 5 kilometers (3.1 miles), keep track of their time and submit it via the registration website at Results will be available via link on the registration website after July 12.

The registration fee is $25 per entrant. Proceeds will benefit the area’s food shelves.


All participants will receive a performance T-Shirt, which can be picked up at the community center on July 11 or be mailed for an additional $5.

The event is sponsored by the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association.

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