Registration Open for the 2016 Turkey Trot

Turkey Trot 2015

Registration Open for the 12th Annual Pathfinder Kids Kampus Turkey Trot 5k and One-Mile Fun Run

Pathfinder Kids Kampus will host the 12Th Annual Turkey Trot 5K run/walk and one-mile Turkey Trail on Thanksgiving morning, November 24, 2016.  The event sponsored by Host Sponsor, McDonald’s of Huntington will start at 8 a.m.

Online registration is available at The first 1000 who register will receive a long sleeve technical shirt. The event will be chip timed again by e-Runner Timing and Results. There will be an optional early packet pick up for those pre-registered for the 2016 Turkey Trot from 3:00p.m. – 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25 at Pathfinder Kids Kampus, 435 Campus Street in Huntington. This will allow for runners/walkers to pick up shirts, race numbers and chips prior to race day, if they choose.

Last year, 1017 people participated in the Turkey Trot and raised more than $23,000 in support of the programs and services offered to the children and families served by Pathfinder Kids Kampus.  The 2016 event begins with registration from 7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, followed by the 5K at 8 a.m. and one-mile Turkey Trail at 8:30 a.m.  Ronald McDonald will again start the races.

The cost for the event is $20 for those who pre-register online or via mail by November 22 and $25 for those who register on November 23 and the day of the race. Shirts are available for the first 1100 registrants. Early registration is encouraged for choice of size.  An Outta Town Turkey Trot is also available for those who will not be in the area on Thanksgiving, but still wish to support the event and get a race shirt. Visit for full details or to register. Additional registration forms are available at Pathfinder Kids Kampus, 435 Campus Street and Pathfinder Services North Campus, 2824 Theater Avenue both in Huntington.

In addition to the Host Sponsor, McDonald’s of Huntington, Cardinal Family Medicine is the Main Sponsor.  Also, PNC Bank is the Lead Sponsor, Parkview Huntington Hospital is the Registration Sponsor, Indiana Physical Therapy is the Bib Sponsor, and David Culp and Co., 3 Rivers Running Company, and PHD are Supporting Sponsor of the 12th Annual event.

Pathfinder Kids Kampus, Huntington, offers Early Head Start programming for children 0 to 3 and expectant mothers, along with child care for children from 6 weeks to age 12 and preschool.  Pathfinder Kids Kampus is a Level 3 Paths to QUALITY Provider and is the only licensed child care center in Huntington County.  Pathfinder Kids Kampus can be found on the web at  Call (260) 356-0123 for details.

Pathfinder Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit comprehensive human and community development organization headquartered in Huntington, where it was founded in 1966. In addition to Huntington County, Pathfinder Services also serves individuals and families in Adams, Allen, Dekalb, Elkhart, Jay, Kosciusko, LaGrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, St. Joe, Starke, Stueben, Wabash, Wells and Whitley Counties.  Additional information about Pathfinder Services can be found at