Registration for the 2014 Kal-Haven Trail Run is now OPEN!

Registration for the 2014 Kal-Haven Trail Run on April 5, 2014 is now OPEN!  Directed by Terry Hutchins, the Kal-Haven Trail Run is the premiere ultra-event in Southwest Michigan. Runners complete the 33.5 mile distance from Kalamazoo to South Haven either on their own or as part of teams of between 2 to 6 runners.   The event is $45 for solo runners and $30 for relay team members and includes a long sleeve technical shirt.  KAR Members receive a $10 discount on registration for the solo event, and $10 discount per relay team.  Please contact Joy Mills at for the applicable discount codes.

The solo distance event has been added to the Club Championship Series for 2014

The event is organized by the Kalamazoo Area Runners and all race proceeds benefit the Greater Kalamazoo Girls on the Run (GOTR) Girls on Track program, whose mission is one of educating and preparing girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living.


The 2014 event will be held on April 5, 2014.

Solo Event –8:00am start

Two Person Relay Team – 8:30am start

Three – Six Person Relay Team  – 9:00am start


Volunteering and Sponsorship

The Kal-Haven Trail Run wouldn’t be possible without the generous support of our sponsors and volunteers.  If you, your family, friends, employer or another group you are affiliated with are interested in becoming involved in either volunteering or sponsoring the event, please register here.

For more information on the event, registration and volunteer and/or sponsorship opportunities, visit .