The High Country Turkey Trot, the largest 5k in the High Country is on Thanksgiving Day in Boone.

It will be at 9am at the Clawson-Burnley Park on the Boone Greenway Trail.

The Turkey Trot 5k benefits Hospitality House, a non-profit that helps people in homeless, crisis and poverty situations.

The pre-registration fee is $30 for adults & teens through November 17th and includes a race shirt.

For kids 12 and under, it is $10 in advance and includes a commemorative magnet.

If you're not a morning person but want to help the cause, there is a $30 Sleep-in-Option where you can still receive a t-shirt.

Visit for full details or to register. 


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