Bridge to Bismarks Third Annual 5K and 1 Mile Race at Camp Tahigwa

Sat October 17, 2015 Dorchester, IA 52140 US Directions


5K and 1 mile fun run

12:00PM CDT - 3:00PM CDT


Camp Tahigwa
318 Tahigwa Drive
Dorchester, IA US 52140


Our 5K course is both beautiful and challenging, and our one mile is flat, fast and fun. This race is open to the public! Registration includes: T-shirt, Bismarks (one of a kind campfire confections served by local Girl Scouts), other refreshments, medal and post race activities. Come for just the run, or stay and try your hand at archery, challenge yourself to reach the top of our climbing tower and zipline across the creek, participate in finshline karaoke and kids' activities, or even camp overnight.

3rd Annual Bridge to Bismarks 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Girl Scout Camp Tahigwa
Saturday, October 17
Check In/Shirt pick up, traiding posts, etc.: Opens at Noon
Opening Flag Ceremony (instad of National Anthem) at 12:40
5K Start 1:00 pm
1 Mile Start 1:15 pm
Bismarks, Awards, Archery, Climbing Wall, Obstacles, Karakoe, and other activities post race!

Volunteers are also needed - email if you or your troop is interested in volunteering.  Girl Scout Troop leaders who register 5 or more girls can participate for free!  Email us for detials.  

Bridge to Bismarks is open to men, women, and children of all ages, but to participate in archery youth must be in 4th grade or higher, and to participate in the climbing tower they must be in 5th grade or higher.  

If you would like to stay for archery or climbing tower, please choose the stay and play option when you register - Registered Girl Scouts receive discounted pricing.  If you would like to camp with us on Saturday night, please choose that option. 

Financial assistance for registered youth Girl Scouts is avaialble.  Email

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