Duluth Junk Hunt, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. Saturday, May 1, DECC. Go to duluthjunkhunt.com for details.
Virtual Moose Run 2021 is a 5K or 10K you can run or walk any day beginning Saturday, May 1 through May 9. Registration fee: $20. Each participant will receive a $20 gift card from their choice of a participating business in Moose Lake or Barnum: Gampers; RedNeck Meats BBQ; Rustic Diner (Barnum); Poor Gary's Pizza; Chickadee Coffee House (Barnum); Dairy Queen (Moose Lake); Moose Lake Brewing Co.; Lake Area Therapy Services: Massage ($20 off); Moose Lake Florists; Hoffmann Ace Hardware (Moose Lake); Lake Theater; Meg's Cuts; Raven and Ruby Salon and Spa; and Beautique Spa and Salon. To register go to: raceplanner.com/register/index/moose-run-5k-10k-virtual-event-2021. To register by mail, send in a paper registration form, available at the Moose Lake Library, the Moose Lake Visitor Center / Chamber of Commerce or at Lake Area Therapy Services inside the Gateway Family Health Clinic in Moose Lake. Please post a photo of yourself on your walk/run to the Moose Run's Facebook page (facebook.com/MercyFoundationMooseRun).
Check out National Train Day at Lake Superior Railroad Museum, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 8, 506 W. Michigan St. Enjoy the exhibits of the museum presenting the history of railroading, especially as they relate to our area. Call 218-727-8025 or visit their website, lsrm.org.
Register now for the Chippewa Triathlon, 7 a.m. June 12, MNDOT Rest Area, on Highway 2 (east edge of the City of Cass Lake, Minnesota). The triathlon includes a 14-mile canoe route, 27-mile mountain bike course and 5-mile run, all through the Chippewa National Forest. The triathlon can be completed solo or as a team. Masks and social distancing will be required. Also, to limit gatherings of no more than 50, there will be no pre-event spaghetti dinner or post-event meal this year. To register, go to chippewatriathlon.com. Online registration closes at 11 a.m. June 11. Contact event chair Jack Gustafson at 218-335-2689.