Frozen Toes 5K and 15K trail runs set for Jan. 22


Bundle up and get ready freeze your toes off, Fayetteville. The annual Frozen Toes 5K and 15K trail runs are coming up.

This year’s run, organized by the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department, is set for Saturday, Jan. 22 at Kessler Mountain Regional Park.

The soft-surface trail run is intended to offer an option for runners looking to transition from a 5K to a 10K, or for those who’d like to try their first trail running race. The race takes place on the technical single-track trails on Kessler Mountain, offering great views of the woods and scenic mountain.

Trail users should be aware that the trail system on Kessler Mountain will be closed to the public for the race that day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The trails will re-open for public use after the race.

Awards will be given for the top three overall finishers and the top three finishers in various age groups.

Registration is $30, and includes a goody bag with socks, medals, and more

To register or for more information, visit