Gator Gauntlet 5K

At Huntington Beach State Park


Are you faster than a gator? Come find out at The Gator Gauntlet 5K at Huntington Beach State Park on Saturday April 15, 2023. Dress up like a Gator or wear a crazy costume and join the fun - a special prize will be given for the most outrageous costume! This 5K race is open to everyone, from beginner runners and joggers, experienced athletes to dog walkers - all are welcome. This race will be timed, so you can run as fast or as slow as you want. The cost to register for the Gator Gauntlet 5K is $30 and registration closes on April 14, 2023. No same day race registration will be available. All registered runners will receive a race souvenirs and be eligible for door and top place finisher prizes. All proceeds for the 5K will go towards trail improvements at Huntington Beach State Park. All pets must be on a 6ft. or shorter leash at all times and be non-aggressive.


  • April 15, 2023, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Registration Deadline

    Register online by April 14, 2023 - same day registration is not available

    Event Hours

    The Gator Gauntlet 5K starts at 10 AM on Saturday April 15, 2023.

    Meeting Place

    Huntington Beach State Park Office

    What to Bring

    Comfortable running shoes and clothing, water, snacks, and bug spray


    $30 per participant