• What is Right to Hike?

    In celebrating the life of Meredith Hope Emerson, friends and family have founded Right to Hike, Inc., a non-profit organization that plans to support causes that were close to Meredith's heart, including hiking safety.  To learn more, CLICK HERE.

  • What is Ella's 5K & Fun Run?

    Ella's 5K & Fun Run is Right to Hike's signature and longest-running (yes, pun intended) event, which features our timed 5K course that participants can choose to run or walk and the one mile fun run/walk.  We encourage businesses and organizations to participate as teams.  All participants are also encouraged to bring your dogs!  For more information, CLICK HERE.

  • Who is Ella?

    Ella is Meredith's Black Lab and currently lives in Colorado with Mere's family.  We encourage all participants to bring your dogs to this event!

    To register, CLICK HERE.

  • When and where is Ella's 5K & Fun Run?

    Ella's 5K & Fun Run will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at the Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center located at 2020 Clean Water Drive, Buford, GA 30519. The event will be held from 9am to 12pm.

  • What does it cost to participate this event?

    There are different levels of participation, so please see below.

    Adult 5K:  $25.00

    Child 5K:  $20.00 (14 and under)

    Adult Fun Run:  $15.00 (1-mile, untimed)

    Child Fun Run:  $10.00 (1-mile, untimed)

    To register, CLICK HERE.

  • Is there a Pre-Race Packet Pickup?

    You can pick up your goody bag and t-shirt the day before the event to avoid any lines the morning of the race.  Friends and family can pick up for each other too.  Here's the information you need.

    Pre-Race Packet Pick-up and Paper Registration will be held on Friday, October 20, 2017, from 5:00-7:00PM at Georgia's Own Credit Union branch located at 3360 Buford Dr, Buford, GA.

    Day-of Packet Pick-up and Paper Registration will be available the morning of Ella's Run from 7:30 - 9:00am located in the upper parking lot near 1341 Plunketts Rd. Buford GA 30519.

    To register, CLICK HERE.

  • Will food and drinks be available at this event?

    Yes! Food will be provided once again by Carrabba's for all registered participants.  There will also be a Beer Garden sponsored by Northeast Sales Distributing, Inc. and MillerCoors.

  • What does this year's logo look like?

    To view our previous Ella's Run logos, CLICK HERE.

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Contact Us

Right to Hike, Inc.
PO Box 1210
Duluth, GA  30096
Email: info@remove-thisrighttohikeinc.com