This trail run/walk and scavenger hunt on Sunday, 17 February 2019 is a a fundraising event for Palmerston Primary School and will be held at Shingly Creek Station.
Shingly Creek is a 2000ha sheep and beef farm located 38km from both Palmerston and Ranfurly, in the picturesque Pig Route which borders Central and East Otago.
The run will take you through creek beds, farm paddocks and tussock country with amazing views of the surrounding areas, including Mt Obi and the Kakanui Ranges. It is open to all ages 12 years and over (unless accompanied by and adult) and costs $20pp.
The scavenger hunt is a non competitive event, aimed at younger children and families (not suitable for a buggy - but fine for a back pack); children under 8yrs need to be accompanied by an adult. The cost for this is $5 per child with adults free. It is a 3km or 6km treasure hunt with lots of activities, rest stations and surprises along the way!