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PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

Port to Fort 6K Run/Walk

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Baltimore Museum of Industry, 1415 Key Highway, Baltimore
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Apr 26 2009  8:30 am
Registration Opens: Thu, Apr 9 2009 12:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Apr 23 2009 12:59 pm
Event Duration:4 hours
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Organizer(s):
John Meagher
Maureen Wingfield
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:40
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 5 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Port to Fort is a 6K (3.72 miles) run/walk that travels through Locust Point, runs along the seawall around the Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and finishes at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. Port to Fort is a flat course and part of the course is the same as the Baltimore Marathon route.

Registration fee is $20.00. All race proceeds benefit the programs of the Believe In Tomorrow Children's Foundation.

BEFORE signing up here, you MUST go and register for the run separately at

When you register, please indicate you are on the Maryland Outdoor Club team. Fundraising is optional.

Race is limited to the first 1,400 registered runners.

Packet pickup is Saturday, April 25, 2009, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Falls Road Running Store
6247 Falls Road, Baltimore, MD 21209 (Call (410) 296-5050 for directions). Last Minute Packet Pick-up begins at 7:30 a.m. day of race at the BMI . If you do last minute packet pick-up, please make sure to show up early enough to meet the group by 8:30am.

After the race, we'll plan on picking up a few free flowers and plants from the sponsor, Home Depot and then walk on down to Little Havana for an optional lunch.

Required Items to Bring:
Running shoes
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
sun protection, water,
change of clothes, money for optional lunch.

sun protection
change of clothes

Sun protection, change of clothes, money for optional lunch

How to Get There:
Event Directions:From the North:
TakeI-83 south to Lombard Street, west on Lombard.
Turn left on Light Street and continue past the Inner Harbor.
Left on Key Highway, Baltimore Museum of Industry is 0.75 miles on the left.

From the West & South:
I-95 north from Baltimore Beltway 695.
Take Key Highway, exit 55.
Left at light, go under the overpass and left onto Key Highway. Museum is on right at the intersection of Lawrence Street.

Limited parking is available at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. Street Parking is also available nearby.

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Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!