Veteran's Day Fantastic 4-Mile Trail Run
Shelter 9, Wyandotte County Lake Park
Kansas City, KS
One of the nicest 4-milers you'll ever run. 11th Annual. Start Time: 9 AM. Hikers welcome.
This scenic race has a little bit of up and down, and some very fast sections. The course is on single-track trails and not on the bridle trails.
This is a race to honor the veterans among us. If you are a veteran, or current or former member of the armed forces, current Emergency Services person, then your entry is FREE. Just show up on race day and fill-out & sign the waiver. (We do accept donations to help pay for the shelter, porta potties, insurance, photos, stickers, timing, permit, etc.).
Just a $15 entry fee for "regular folks", if you sign-up ONLINE and in advance. Day of race sign-up will be $20. If you want to run with your dog, there will be a $10 fee, day of race.
Packet Pickup and Registration on race day opens at 7:45 a.m. (at the race, shelter # 9 ). We accept cash, credit, debit, or checks.
All finishers receive Unique Oval Finisher Stickers.
Please check-out the Korean and Vietnam War Veterans Memorial at the main gate of the park.
Shelter #9 is located in Wyandotte County Lake Park, on the east side of the lake.
Here is a map to Shelter #9.
The course is on single-track trails in a hardwood forest. There are a few rocks and roots to step over, so no strollers allowed. If you can't run it, it is okay to hike it.