Snowshoe fun for the family

Bundle up for the Frosty Oaks Fest 5k/10k Snowshoe Race Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 at Orion Oaks County Park in Lake Orion.

The race is open to everyone — even if it’s your first time on snowshoes! No snow? No problem! Wear trail shoes for an invigorating run or leisurely hike.

Registration and snowshoe rental opens at the Orion Oaks Dog Park at 8:30 a.m. Snowshoe rentals are available. The race begins at 10 a.m. and follows the Massasauga Loop trail. Enjoy a bonfire and s’mores after the race. Awards will be given to the top two men and women finishers in six age categories.

Entry fee is $20/person by Feb. 9; $25/person on race day. A valid annual vehicle permit or daily pass is required for park entry (available at the park). Regiser early! A commemorative pair of winter gloves included for first 100 registered.

Find details at DesinationOakland.com

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Celebrate winter!