The 2024 50-Mile Challenge starts September 16. Stay tuned!

Erie MetroParks is challenging you to walk 50 miles in two months! Complete the 50-Mile Challenge for a chance to win a FitBit, wireless headphones, or a walking bundle that includes a water bottle, belt bag, and a cooling cloth! The challenge begins September 16 and ends November 17. More details will be provided upon signing up. You can register HERE.  If you would like to track your progress with the Pacer App, you can download it HERE. Use code #######. See you on the trails!

Remember to keep track of your miles. You can download a mileage log HERE. You can also use a Fitbit or other electronic device to log your miles. When you have completed the challenge, send a photo of your accomplishment to to be entered to win some fun prizes.






Q: How do I keep track of my miles?

A: You can keep track of your miles by using the Pacer app! You can download it HERE. If you join Pacer, join the 50 Mile Challenge by entering the code: #######

If you are not into apps, that’s okay! You can track on your preferred tracking device or use the 50 Mile Challenge log sheet by clicking HERE.


Q: How do I submit my miles?

A: Once the 50 miles are completed, send a photo or a screen shot of the completed miles and email to


Q: Do I have to walk in a MetroPark?

A: No, you don’t have to walk in a MetroPark. Walk wherever is convenient for you!


Q: I finished my miles early; can I submit my miles before November 17?

A: Absolutely!


Q: When will the winner be selected? When will they be contacted?

A: The winner will be selected on November 18 and will be contacted on November 21.