Salk Institute’s Step into Discovery 5K Is This Weekend

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 Salk Institute: 10010 N Torrey Pines Rd San Diego, CA 92037  See map
Salk Institute. Photo Courtesy: Salk Institute
Salk Institute. Photo Courtesy: Salk Institute

Salk Institute’s Step

into Discovery will take place on Saturday, April 12, beginning with the annual

Walk for Salk 5K in the morning and continuing in the afternoon with Explore

Salk. The walk will begin at the Salk

Institute’s iconic courtyard and continue on a scenic route along Torrey Pines

in La Jolla, finishing back on the Salk campus. 

Walk registration opens at 7:30

a.m.; the 5K walk begins at 9 a.m. 

Entry fee for Walk for Salk is $35, which includes breakfast, a t-shirt

and goodie bag. Children 12 and under

are free. All proceeds go to Salk Institute to support important education outreach efforts throughout San Diego, fostering the next generation of


The free-to-the-public

Explore Salk offers participants a rare behind-the scenes tour of Salk Institute laboratories, scientific talks, and hands-on activities. The minimum age for entry to laboratories for Explore Salk is 16 years old. Tours, A

Kids Discovery Zone, and science booths open at 10 a.m. with tours

concluding at 3 p.m.


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