Caveman Crawl

Caveman Crawl 5K Trail Run & 1-Mile Fun Walk

This will be the 12th year you can "run like a caveman" and celebrate all the great parks in Geauga, this year managed and hosted by the Foundation for Geauga Parks. See sponsorship opportunities here.

When/Where: Sunday, June 11, 2023 in The West Woods
9465 Kinsman Road, Russell Twp., Ohio

Registration 7 AM
Costume Contest 8:30 AM
Race Start 9 AM
Caveman garb encouraged!

Ready to run?! 
Online registration is Now Open.

Your paper application is now available for payment by cash or check.
See the Course Map.

When you cross the finish line, race results will be published live.

Photos from 2022 event are here

Race Categories
Ages: 6 & under, 7-10, 11-14,
15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49,
50-59, 60-69, 70+
Prizes: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place
overall (male and female) &
each age division by gender

About the Course
- 5K (3.1 miles) hilly aggregate surface
on portions of Ansel's Cave Trail and
entire Pioneer Bridle Trail.
- Chip timing for 1.5 hours by GCXC

$25 if online by June 9, postmarked by June 1,
in person or during June 10th Packet Pickup
$30 on Race Day

Packet Pickup
The West Woods Nature Center
9465 Kinsman Road (Rt. 87)
Russell Township, Ohio 44072
Saturday, June 10, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday, June 11, 7 - 8:30 AM

Details & Information
Foundation for Geauga Parks
or 440-564-1048

By mail: send completed form with check to
Foundation for Geauga Parks Attn: Caveman
12375 Kinsman Road #H-10, Newbury, OH 44065

In person
: The West Woods Nature Center
9465 Kinsman Road/Rt. 87, Russell (Registration forms with checks may be left with GPD staff)
or at
Packet Pickup
All checks payable to Foundation for Geauga Parks.
Fees are non-refundable.

No Dogs, Please.

A Mammoth thank you to our 2023 annual sponsors:

Preservation Partner
Auxin Group Wealth Management

Conservation Partner
Rosenthal | Henry Capital Advisors

Sustainability Partner
Mary Beth O'Neill | Keller Williams Greater Cleveland Northeast
Patterson Fruit Farm

Cave Clan Sponsors
Andy & Nancy Bushman
Barry & Marcia Owen
Brakey Energy

NMS Certified Public Accountants
Ravenwood Health
Thrasher, Dinsmore & Dolan

Fire Starter Sponsors
Chardon Integrated Wellness Center
Chardon Custom Polymers
Electrolock Incorporated
Karen Eagle Group
Your CBD Store

GCXC Race Timing and Management, Second Sole, Design Bridge Studios, Taproot Yoga, Sage's Apples, Sunrise Springs Water Company, Geauga Public Health, Balloons by Blake and Ten10 Design

Would you like to be a Caveman Crawl event sponsor? See details in the FGP Business Partnership Program packet.

Be an FGP Business Partner for yearlong benefits.