Ring in the New Year by running a 5K race on Thursday, December 31 at 11:30 p.m. in Sugarhouse Park (1602 East 2100 South). Organized by the Salt Lake City Track Club, this race is two laps around the park and all runners who cross the finish line before midnight receive a plaque. Prizes are also awarded for Best Costume and Fastest Runners. Registration takes place inside at the Sugarhouse Garden Center and is $20 for Salt Lake City Track Club members and $25 for non-members. Registration fee includes a long sleeve shirt. slctrackclub.org
Jenny Willden is the Managing Editor of Outdoor Sports Guide and a self-proclaimed gear and grammar nut. She's a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association and the Adventure Travel Trade Association. A lover of adventure and travel, she's happiest when riding horses or snowboarding in Utah’s mountains. Follow Jenny’s exploits on Twitter @jennywillden or Instagram @jlwillden.