Gig Harbor's Turkey Trot
Thanksgiving day!

Gig Harbor (Virtual) Turkey Trot 2020

Registration for the 18th Annual Gig Harbor (Virtual) Turkey Trot

is now OPEN!

Click the button below to register!


"[In 2003], Tim Holmes' son challenged him to run a marathon with him. Holmes, who own[ed] Holmes Chiropractic, accepted the challenge and started looking for training opportunities.
'I wanted to do something new, so I invited some of my friends and my patients to join me on Thanksgiving morning for a run. I thought it would be a good way to work up an appetite,' Holmes said. That first year, about 15 people showed up, he said, and the Turkey Trot was born. Now, he says, it has become something of a family tradition for a lot of people. 'We had 20 the second year, and it's just kept growing ever since.'"

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Trot Map

The Trot

Due to COVID-19, the Trot is going Virtual this year!

You can do your Virtual Trot anytime up till the end of 2020. We encourage you to post photos or videos of your Virtual experience on our Facebook page. 

No Packet Pick up this year. Packet (and T-shirts if ordered) will be mailed. 

Food Donations

Food donations can be dropped off at FISH, 4425 Burnham Dr, Gig Harbor, WA, or Back Pack for Kids, 9127 154th Ave court NW, Lakebay, WA

5k and 10k Routes

If you choose to use our 5k/10k routes we've used in the past, consult the map.  To post your times, you can return to your registration page.


Proceeds go to FISH food bank, a local organization called Food Backpacks 4 Kids, the Bischoff food bank, and local high school scholarships.

3118 Judson St
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Phone: 253-292-3963