Skunk Race to be Held This Weekend

By: Nathan Bloechl —

Humboldt, Iowa — The 19th annual That Dam Skunk Run/Walk will be held this weekend. The 8K event will begin at the Reasoner Dam in Humboldt and finish at the Rutland Dam in Rutland.

Race day registration will be from 7:00 a.m. to 7:55 a.m., with the race shortly thereafter.

A shuttle will be provided from the Rosemill Park in Rutland back to the start in Humboldt. The shuttle will leave after the completion of the awards ceremony.

The race travels about .75 miles on city streets, with the rest on the scenic Three Rivers Trail.

Registration for the event is $25, entrants now are not guaranteed a t-shirt at race time.

Medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers.

For questions, contact Recreation Director Christopher Shaner at 515-332-5447.