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The 47th running of the Highland Yard is an annual charity run benefiting Places For People in Haliburton County.  Places for People creates affordable and supportive housing for those in need.  Ninety eight percent of all money raised goes to lowering mortgage and maintenance costs and towards purchasing additional properties to serve the community.

Online registration closes August 3rd at 11:59PM

On-site registration is available on Saturday, August 4th from 4:30PM - 7:00PM and on race-day, Sunday, August 5th 7:15AM - 8:30AM at the River Cone in Minden. 

Registration fees

2K Walk/Run for Individuals Closed

All 2K participants will receive a white Fandana with a red Highland Yard logo.

2K Walk/Run for Families (*First Member*) Closed

Registration for a family of 4 is $30 - additional family members are $5 each. You must register your family at the same time to receive this discount. All 2K participants will receive a white Fandana with a red Highland Yard logo.

2K Walk/Run for Families (Second, Third, Fourth Members) Closed

Second, third and fourth family members included in Family pricing.

2K Walk/Run for Families (Add-On Family Member) Closed

$5 add-on family member for families registering beyond 4 members.

5K Run/Individuals Closed

Handcrafted mugs awarded to male and female age group winners (winner or designate must be present to receive mug). Register early and save! On-site registration fee: $50. All participants receive a red Tempo Cuffed Jersey Running Toque with white Highland Yard logo.

    1. $40.00
      Jan 25 - May 31
    2. $45.00
      Jun 1 - Aug 3

5K Run/Team - There must be 4 to 8 registrants in this transaction Closed

The winning team will receive one locally handcrafted mug (winning team or designate must be present to receive mug). Teams of four save $20 with early bird discounts. Additional runners save $5 each. Team maximum of 8 runners. All participants receive a red Tempo Cuffed Jersey Running Toque with white Highland Yard logo.

    1. $140.00
      Jan 25 - May 31
    2. $160.00
      Jun 1 - Aug 3

10K/Individual Closed

Handcrafted mugs awarded to male and female age group winners (winner or designate must be present to receive mug). Register early and save! On-site registration fee: $50. All participants receive a red Tempo Cuffed Jersey Running Toque with white Highland Yard logo.

    1. $40.00
      Jan 25 - May 31
    2. $45.00
      Jun 1 - Aug 3

10K/Team - There must be 4 to 8 registrants in this transaction Closed

The winning team will receive one locally handcrafted mug (winning team or designate must be present to receive mug). Teams of four save $20 with early bird discounts. Additional runners save $5 each. Team maximum of 8 runners. All participants receive a red Tempo Cuffed Jersey Running Toque with white Highland Yard logo.

    1. $140.00
      Jan 25 - May 31
    2. $160.00
      Jun 1 - Aug 3

Event Schedule

  • February 1 10:59 AM EST - On Line Registration Opens

  • May 31 12:00 AM EDT - Early Bird Registration Ends

  • August 3 11:59 PM EDT - Online Registration Ends

  • August 4 4:30 PM EDT - Race Kit Pick Up/On Site Registration

  • August 5 7:15 AM EDT - Race Kit Pick Up/On Site Registration

  • August 5 9:00 AM EDT - 10K Starts

  • August 5 9:15 AM EDT - 5K Starts

  • August 5 9:25 AM EDT - 2K Starts

Contact Information

Event Location

Minden, ON, Canada and Haliburton, ON, Canada

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