Join the Valley Center Trails Association on June 1, 2019 at 8AM as we celebrate National Trails Day on the Heritage Trail. 

All are welcome!  Hikers, walkers, runners, casual bikers, strollers, pets on leashes, trail lovers of all ages!  Casually hike or stroll along the Heritage Trail, join our 5K Fun Run-Walk, send your kids on the 2K, or just stop by and grab a free snack and"I LOVE VC Trails!" button.   You'll have an opportunity to learn more about all the hiking opportunities in Valley Center and surrounding areas.

Heritage Trail 5K Fun Run/Walk and Kids 2K

VCTA's third annual 5K Fun Run-Walk will begin at 8am with a Kids 2K Fun Run to follow.  We will be handing out free snacks, water and  "I LOVE VC TRAILS" buttons from our location in the Krueger Realty parking lot.  You will have the opportunity to renew or start a new VCTA membership for a one time special fee of $5.00.  VCTA is a non-profit organization.  100% of your membership fees and donations go towards building more trails like the Heritage Trail. 

Registration fees for the 5K Fun Run-Walk are: 
$5.00 for current members
$10.00 for non-members (includes $5.00 membership and $5.00 registration fee)

Registration for the Kids 2K is FREE

All paying participants become VCTA members for the rest of 2019. All 5K finishers will receive an "I LOVE VC TRAILS" button, a cool VCTA bumper sticker, and exclusive offers from local businesses.

Built in 2010, The Heritage Trail is 2 1/2 miles long and goes from Cole Grade Road to Woods Valley Road. It has become an integral part of our community and a very popular place to walk, run, and ride. We look forward to seeing you on the trail! Any questions about this event or anything else? Please email us at:

5K Fun Run-Walk and Kids 2K Details:

Pre-registration is highly recommended. Registration will be open on the day of the event at 7:30am at the VCTA table outside Krueger Realty.


8am - 5K Fun Run-Walk starts in front of Krueger Realty
Kids 2K Fun Run will follow

Event Registration Options: