The Manitoba Marathon is thrilled to bring the Frightening Fiver back to FortWhyte Alive!

Come and join us for the spookiest 5K you will ever run: experience FortWhyte’s trails at night filled with creepy spooks and surprises and celebrate at the finish line with snacks, candy and a post-race beer.

Costumes are not required but strongly recommended!


All participants of this fun run event will receive a custom Yeti mug, a headlamp, a finishers’ medal, and post-race chili and Bannock and a free beer or post- race beverage.

This event is SOLD OUT! If you are registered and unable to attend, you are able to transfer your registration to another participant by completing the transfer process online. 

**please note that we cannot accommodate transfers between waves*** 


Click here for the course map

Package Pick-Up will be held at Big Sky Run Co. located at 194 Tache Ave.

Monday, October 23rd 4-7pm

Tuesday, October 24th 4-7pm

***please note that this event is limited to participants 18 years of age and older. Due to the volume of participants on the trails, we cannot accommodate pets.***


This event is SOLD OUT!

We will be starting this event in waves. Please choose your preferred wave at registration.

Please consider making a donation to FortWhyte Alive with your registration. Funds raised will support critical environmental education programming and help to maintain the trails at FortWhyte Alive so they can be enjoyed 364 days a year!