The Palmetto Dunes Turtle Trot 5K – Online Registration is open until the end-of-day on Tuesday before race day. But don’t worry, you may still register in-person up until 7:45 the morning of the event.
RUN THE TURTLE TROT 5K
The PALMETTO DUNES TURTLE TROT 5K is a weekly 5 kilometer run/walk taking place in beautiful Palmetto Dines Resort – Hilton Head Island, SC.
These family‐friendly run/walk events consists of two courses: 1) a beach course for weeks with a low tide – and, 2) a road course for weeks with a high tide. Both routes feature some of the best Palmetto Dunes has to offer by leading participants over our sand, under our tree canopy, and along our lagoon and lakes.
Race Dates: (2019) April 3, April 10, April 17, April 24, June 12, June 19, June 26, July 3, July 10, July 17, July 24, July 31, August 7, August 14, August 21
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
7 – 7:45a | Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration @ the Dunes House (Palmetto Dunes).
- FAST Registration on your Phone!
We have streamlined registration via your mobile phone – click Register Now (above) or visit PDPOA.RUN – register, and your bib will be waiting for you at packet pickup. Its simple and fast – and you don’t have to wait in line to register!
8a | Race Start
Race proceeds benefit the Palmetto Dunes Community Cares non-profit.
Run for Free – Kids 12 – under run for FREE -and- t-shirts are available for purchase for $10.
T-Shirt – every registered participant receives a custom race T-shirt (a really cool one too!) and a custom race bib.
Ride Your Bike to the race start – due to the limited vehicle parking at the Dunes House, we HIGHLY encourage anyone to ride their bike to the race site – there are lots of bike racks available – and, its a great warm up for the run.
Parking – if possible, please walk or ride your bike to the race start. Vehicle parking is available at the Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center and Alexanders Restaurant – both located off Queen’s Folly Road.
Post-race Refreshments – offered for participants at no charge following the race at the Dunes House.
Results and Awards – Results will be posted online immediately following the race. This race does not provide awards – so, no need to stick around afterward – go have fun with your day!
April 3, April 17, June 19, July 3, July 17, July 31, August 14
April 10, April 24, June 12, June 26, July 10, July 24, August 7, August 21